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Are 'MasterChef' Challenges Becoming Too Basic?

In the first challenge for the Top 20 on season 8 of MasterChef , the contestants had a grocery bag filled with 12 ingredients any home cook would have on their shopping list, such as chicken, potatoes and ground beef. They could make any dish they wanted with the ingredients, as well as the staple pantry box, and it seems that most relied heavily on that pantry box. So, was there an actual challenge in the mystery box challenge? Could the basic challenge mean the rest of season 8 will be easy for the contestants, or will it get harder for them as the season progresses? ....Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/articles/masterchef/are-masterchef-challenges-beco-65101.aspx

4 Reasons We're Glad Aaron Sanchez Is a 'MasterChef' Judge

There's a new chef in town on season 13 of MasterChef . He's bringing his own distinctive flair to the show, and we're not just talking about his impressive culinary pedigree. James Beard award-winning-chef Aaron Sanchez joins Gordon Ramsay and Christina Tosi, filling the slot left by Graham Elliot's departure. The season has just gotten underway but the heavily-tattooed chef/owner of Mexican restaurant Johnny Sanchez (locations in Baltimore and New Orleans) is already proving he can hold his own alongside Michelin-star powerhouse Ramsay and desert-diva Tosi. Here are four reasons we're excited about Aaron Sanchez.  ...Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/articles/masterchef/masterchef-memorable-moments-t-65013.aspx

Meet the Top 20 of 'MasterChef' Season 8

When season 8 of MasterChef began, 40 chefs entered the competition hoping to make it to the Top 20. Over the course of two episodes , they went straight to work in the kitchen. Gordon Ramsay, Christina Tosi and Aaron Sanchez judged their dishes -- and 20 were given a white apron and advanced to the next round.   Only one of these 20 contestants will win the $250,000 grand prize, along with a cookbook deal.  ...Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/articles/masterchef/meet-the-top-20-of-masterchef-65000.aspx

Fox's Summer Schedule Includes More Gordon Ramsay and a Love Connection Reboot

  Summer is approaching and while that usually means long days at the pool, playing outside and shirking responsibilities -- it also means it's time for some TV. Fox is the latest network to unveil its summer programming, welcoming fans back to the couch for new series Love Connection -- a revival of ...Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/fox-summer-schedule-love-connection-gordon-ramsay-masterchef/?rss=breakingnews

Gordon Ramsay on Having Wolfgang Puck and Company as Guest Judges on This Years 'MasterChef'

Former 'Top Chef' winner Kevin Sbraga takes his turn as Fox show returns following Olympics hiatus.    Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/sX3Ro5anbsU/gordon-ramsay-having-wolfgang-puck-922497

The 8 Worst Dishes Ever on 'MasterChef'

MasterChef has seen its fair share of incredible dishes. It's also seen some of the worst-looking things you can imagine, which make you wonder what these chefs were even thinking. Granted, Gordon's description of the dishes might plant that idea in your head, but the visual of the dish doesn't lie. We've seen some horrible-looking dishes on MasterChef , to hilarious effect. Let's look back at 8 of the worst dishes we've seen on MasterChef .   Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/articles/masterchef/the-8-worst-dishes-ever-on-mas-60453.aspx

Masterchef Grapples With American Ninja Warrior Rerun For Wednesday Nights Top Spot

In a Wednesday night heavy on repeats, Fox's Masterchef cooked up broadcast's top original-show ratings (1.2 demo rating, 4.2M viewers) for the night. But a repeat of American Ninja Warrior (1.2 4.2M) tied it as the nights top rated broadcast show in the demo, pushing NBC to a Wednesday win in all key measures, in early Live + Same Day ratings. NBCs 10 PM The Night Shift original (1.0, 4.5 million viewers) was the nights most watched broadcast show, inching up a tenth...   Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/06/masterchef-wins-night-night-shift-grow-tv-ratings-1201773839/

Gordon Ramsay's Wife Suffers Miscarriage At 5 Months

Gordon Ramsay and his wife, Tana, are devastated after finding out that Tana suffered a miscarriage. The couple was expecting a baby boy in just four months. According to Us Weekly, this was the co...  Read More... http://www.starpulse.com/news/index.php/2016/06/13/gordon-ramsays-wife-suffers-miscarriag?ref_src=news_rss

Video: Watch First Looks at "MasterChef" Premiering Wednesday, June 1, at 9/8c, on FOX!

Judging the battle rounds will be Gordon Ramsay and Christina Tosi, who will taste for flavor, creativity and presentation.   Read More... http://www.thefutoncritic.com/video/2016/04/29/video-watch-first-looks-at-masterchef-premiering-wednesday-june-1-at-9-8c-on-fox-115013/20160429fox01/

Season Seven of "MasterChef" Premieres Wednesday, June 1, on FOX

Representing 15 states across the country, this season's 40 contestants take time away from their busy day jobs in hopes of turning their culinary dreams into reality.   Read More... http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2016/04/27/season-seven-of-masterchef-premieres-wednesday-june-1-on-fox-538212/20160427fox02/