Immune: Christian Green and Courtney Lapresi Ahran, Leslie, and Victoria have one hour to make a ceviche, a prawn tempura, and stuffed prawns, being told that two of them will be eliminated.
Contestants struggled to produce stand-out dishes from a simple Mystery Box, with the two women left in the competition emerging as the strongest performers.
In the final MasterClass, the Top 24 contest guide oras reunited at the Masterchef Kitchen and revealed what they had done since being eliminated from the competition.Winner Team Draw IN Btm 3 Btm 3 Team Lose IN Team Win Btm 3 Elim Eliminated (Ep 52) Sharnee Top 24 IN Team Lose IN Team Lose IN Btm 3 IN Team Draw Top 3 Team Win Top 6 Team Win IN Team Lose.Elise was then given the final apron.Claire was the first to present her dishes and the concept of her book which she named 'From the Hearth full of gutsy, honest and timeless food.Elizabeth assigns the panna cotta to Cutter, Christian, Jaimee, Christine, Ahran, Francis, Victoria and Tyler, leaving Courtney, Dan, Daniel, Elise, Francis., Leslie, and Willie to cook Luca's veal.The Red Team won with 329 votes, compared to the Blue Team's 171.And the winner is Shaun ONeale.Callum's terrine was described as a dog's breakfast but was closest to George's dish in flavour.Willie and Leslie advanced.Their task was to recreate a dish by Australian food icon, Stephanie Alexander, a confit duck-neck sausage with grilled duck breast in sour cherry sauce, potato crisps and buttered spinach.They had four hours to replicate this monumental creation, which featured 14 different processes, in order to be judged by Gary, Matt and Adriano himself.
1,282,000 4th 11th 7/02-2 Monday Top 24 Cooking Challenge The contestants competed in their first challenge in the MasterChef kitchen: preparing a meal that rekindled memories of their childhood.The remaining 10 had to make a meatloaf dish in 60 minutes.Entrée: Courtney made a sumac duck breast with spring vegetables and farro, while Elizabeth made a spiced rack of lamb with red quinoa and carrot purée.Mystery Box in a variation of the regular Mystery Box Challenge, team members are tasked with preparing a dish that also fits a criterion (for example, complementing a bottle of wine).Courtneys Dhal was deemed the best of the day, but the accompaniment, a savoury Pakora, was undercooked and claggy.Round 1 was a Basic Skills Test where contestants had to name ingredients and complete cooking challenges represented by six cloches.In the end, the families rated each team equally and the judges could not agree on a winner, so the challenge was ruled a tie.Challene Winner/Immune: Elizabeth Cauvel Elimination Test 7 : Elizabeth was safe from elimination, giving her a spot in the final four.
Furthermore, Series 2 began with the 'Top 50' component of the show, as opposed to the auditions phase.
This episode was also Courtney's 30th birthday.