MasterChef Junior is an American cooking competition show written by Robin Ashbrook and judged by Gordon Ramsay, Christina Tosi, and Graham Elliot. It was first aired on 27th September 2013 on the original network of Fox channel, and it is based on the format of the U.K. series named Junior MasterChef. The show features small kids ranging from 8 to 13 years of age. It is executive produced by Ben Adler, Gordon Ramsay, Robin Ashbrook, Eden Gaha and Paul Franklin with One Potato Two Potato and Endemol Shine North America. The sixth season was aired on 2nd March 2018 that featured former Master Chef and MasterChef Junior judge named Joe Bastianich. The teenage contestants can participate by applying online or by reaching through to the casting call agents. Twenty-four children are selected for the audition, and they also get one of MasterChef’s signature franchise’s autograph aprons. 12 applicants are selected to become participants of the show and sent to another round. After each episode, two contestants are sent home, and the winning kid receives the MasterChef Junior trophy as well as a cash prize of $100,000. The winner of the sixth season of MasterChef Junior was a nine-year-old BeniCwiakala from Chicago.
MasterChef Junior Season 7 Cast: Who is in it?
The previous season of MasterChef Junior was judged by Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich, and Graham Elliot. The same panel of judges is expected to return in season 7. Christina Tosi had replaced Bastianich because he did not return after the fourth season. Later on, after the sixth season, he returned to his same judging position. The chef winners for the previous season include Alexander Weiss (Season 1), Logan Guleff (Season 2), Addison Osta Smith (Season 4), Nathan Odom (Season 3), Jasmine Stewart (Season 5) and BeniCwiakala (Season 6). Matilda Ramsay, Jasmine Stewart, Alexander Weiss, Addison Osta Smith Logan Guleff, Nathan Odom, etc. were the guests who appeared in the previous seasons.
MasterChef Junior Season 7 Plot: What is it about?
In season 6, twenty girl chefs are given a chance to win the apron and move towards another round by preparing a perfect medium-rare filet mignon dish. Later on, only 12 get selected for another round and win an apron. The same procedure goes for boy chefs where they have made a flawless breast dish to move further into the game. To save themselves from the elimination round, kids have to cook dishes using the ingredients that start with each alphabet. The winner of this round gets saved from the elimination round. The kids are split into teams to make perfect milkshakes within ten minutes. The remaining 20 participants have to make racks of lamb and also prepare pan-seared halibut for a wedding. The kid who losses this challenge goes home. The chefs must replicate a hamburger and french fries made by Gordon Ramsay’s daughter to save themselves from elimination. In the further rounds, three finalists have to prepare a three-course meal to win this competition. In the final episode, the winner is declared. BeniCwiakala was the winner of the sixth season.
MasterChef Junior Season 7 Release Date: When will it premiere?