MASTERCHEF “Top 6 Compete” Season 2, Episode 16 – This week’s MasterChef presented two of the most difficult challenges we’ve seen all season. The Team Challenge had Suzy’s Red Team in ahead to head challenge against Tracy’s Blue Team to learn and recreate four of Patina restaurant’s dishes.
With Jennifer and Adrian on her team, Tracy brought her usual good sense of leadership to the team and they adjusted to the demands of the kitchen fairly quickly. On the contrary, Suzy and Ben on the Red Team seemed like deer in headlights and they stumbled around the kitchen completely overwhelmed.
I don’t blame them, I was overwhelmed just watching the insanity in that kitchen. As if to bring a little bit of Hell’s Kitchen into MasterChef, Chef Ramsay took it upon himself to do the expediting. He dived right into the service, shouting the orders at the MasterChef contestants expecting them to know exactly how to react. I was so impressed by how quickly these home cooks adapted to the pressures of the kitchen and how well they were able to replicate such beautiful looking dishes. Read More...