Meanwhile, Claudia goes back to her Mexican roots and creates huitlacoche tamales with crispy pork chicharon, cactus salsa and avocado crema. To secure a place in the competition, they are tasked with creating their signature audition dish in a certain amount of time. Stephen and Shelly were the team captains for this challenge. First, the three participated in a team challenge with former contestants from the season.
The top three dishes were Nick's, Katrina's, and Derrick's. Sometimes before the test begins, the judges, the losing team captain, or even the winning team, can save at least one member of the losing team from this replication elimination test while in other cases, all members must participate and not one, but one or two contestants are sent home double-elimination. Judging based on the food plating, flavours, technique, and sophistication, the judges will decide whether or not the applicants and their signature dishes are worthy of receiving a coveted white apron a spot in the competition. Stephen and Shelly are deemed to have the best dishes and are made team captains in the next episode.
Jesse was then eliminated. Contestants who produced a flawless, top-notch replication are sent to safety up on the balcony, and the losing chefs are eliminated. His wow factor comes from a delicate and creative puff pastry cage.
The competition is wide open and the home cooks move on into the entrees. Luckily, she manages to create exquisite grill marks, while keeping the fish moist. Unfortunately for Lee, he did not win the pressure test challenge and he was sent home. Olivia and Shelly were judged to had just done enough to be also sent to safely, thereby leaving Derrick, Katrina, Kerry and Nick to face the pressure test. The teams Red Team and Blue Team; sometimes a Green Team must create a fine dining restaurant meal for a group of VIP diners lifeguards, wedding guests, race car drivers, firefighters, military soldiers, motorcyclists, construction workers, etc. Finally, the judges step out to reveal their decision. Stephen was chosen to be safe. Nick and Olivia were the captains for this team challenge, with Nick getting first pick. MasterChef 6 - Marta se convierte en la ganadora de la sexta edición 10 jul Marta se convierte en la ganadora de la sexta edición de MasterChef. Some other rejected applicants are given a second chance to compete for the white apron.
While things have been smooth-sailing thus far, the dessert round gives both contestants a little bit of trouble. In the first three seasons, the finalists had separate time for each item. Derrick was declared winner of the Mystery Box challenge.
Pressure Test: Another form of the Elimination Test, in which the losing team members return to the kitchen the next morning after the field team challenge. The judges think that every element is perfect. Sometimes before the test begins, the judges, the losing team captain, or even the winning team, can save at least one member of the losing team from this replication elimination test while in other cases, all members must participate and not one, but one or two contestants are sent home double-elimination.