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  • The Top 13 prepare for another Mystery Box challenge.

  • Chef Ramsay filets his salmon alongside the contestants.

  • Once their salmon is filleted, the contestants must also cook it.

  • Christian, who presented a restaurant quality salmon dish, learns of his massive advantage in the elimination round.

  • The remaining 12 contestants learn which shopping basket they have been assigned.

  • Christine is feeling confident with the ingredients involved in this challenge.

  • Ahran, who is not very familiar with the ingredients chosen by Joe, may be at a disadvantage.

  • After struggling with both of today's challenges, Elise must leave the MasterChef kitchen.

  • The remaining 14 contestants' next challenge will be running this all-American diner!

  • The Red Team, run by Christine, decides who will work on each station.

  • The Blue Team, headed by Willie, struggles to keep track of multiple orders.

  • The Red Team starts to fall behind when Elise struggles with club sandwiches.

  • Leslie begins cracking under pressure at the egg station.

  • The Red Team celebrates the end of service and a victory.

  • The bottom four members of the Blue Team must compete in a pressure test.

  • They will have 90 minutes to create a three layer red velvet cake.

  • When Willie's cake receives rave reviews from the judges, the other cooks begin to look worried.

  • After creating an overcooked and lopsided cake, Dan must hand in his apron and leave the kitchen.

  • Joe unveils today's challenge: surf and turf.

  • Working in teams of two, chosen by Courtney, the cooks scramble for ingredients.

  • Chef Ramsay discovers that Cutter and Dan aren't on the same page with their dish.

  • Francis and Elise are creating a crab risotto with a rack of lamb, but their opposite cooking styles may be a challenge.

  • Leslie, who is paired with Ahran, works on correctly pronouncing his partner's name.

  • The bottom four chefs are given a selection of ingredients and tasked with creating spring rolls.

  • Francis B feels pretty sure that he is not going home today.

  • Cutter, who has never made a spring roll, is worried about this pressure test.

  • Christian, who has never made a spring roll, is banking on his sauce being the best.

  • After having to cook his spring rolls twice and ending up with a soggy dish, Francis B must leave the kitchen.

  • After winning the Mystery Box Challenge, Elizabeth heads to the pantry to learn of her advantage in the Elimination Challenge.

  • The contestants learn that they will be cooking one of two dishes created by Luca and Alexander.

  • The contestants chosen to create Alexander's passion fruit panna cotta examine and taste the dish.

  • Courtney, cooking Luca's pancetta wrapped veal, is gaining confidence in her palate and ability to recreate dishes.

  • Christian, who confesses he isn't very great with desserts, works on his panna cotta.

  • Cutter, who has never made or even eaten a panna cotta, begins the final preparations of his plate.

  • Tyler brought the judges a dish that he did not cook. Even if it was accidental, Tyler's MasterChef journey ends tonight.

  • The judges announce a MasterChef wedding, which the contestants will be catering!

  • The Blue Team, led by Francis L, is united and focused.

  • Without solid leadership from Leslie, the Red Team is going in too many directions.

  • The bride throws a blue bouquet, signaling a win for the Blue Team!

  • Only three cooks from the Blue Team, chosen by the judges, will be competing in the Pressure Test.

  • Leslie, Francis B, and Jordan have 30 minutes to create a perfect medium-rare steak frites.

  • Although most of the cooks were hoping that Leslie would be headed home, he cooked a nearly perfect steak.

  • Jordan's steak had good color, but was slightly overcooked and didn't have a lot of flavor. Unfortunately, he must leave the MasterChef kitchen.

  • After finally standing out from the other contestants, Ahran gets a major advantage in the elimination round.

  • The judges reveal that the remaining cooks will have to create a box of 12 stunning doughnuts in 90 minutes.

  • Christian picks out some candy to help flavor his doughnuts.

  • Cutter concentrates on preparing the milk to add to his dough mixture. This one ingredient can make or break the batter.

  • As a baker, Jaimee has a bit of an advantage in this challenge.

  • Leslie is very confident about his amazing looking doughnuts.

  • Unfortunately, Kira's time in the MasterChef kitchen is over.

  • The MasterChef contestants are taken 200 miles from the kitchen, to the middle of the Mojave Desert, and tasked with feeding 500 soldiers.

  • Members of the Blue Team are worried that they have too many weak links.

  • The Red Team decides to create a spicy pork chop with a sweet sauce to top it, but their side of mac and cheese goes wrong, very quickly.

  • Both teams are excited and terrified as the 500 soldiers line up.

  • Despite not being able to serve all 500 soldiers, the Red Team's pork chops wins the challenge!

  • Members of the Blue Team will have to face off in a pressure test.

  • The cooks must create a stunning blueberry pie in just 75 minutes.

  • Jaimee, who has a blueberry pie tattoo on her neck, anxiously watches her pie as it bakes.

  • Elise, who has previously made a pie for the judges, is very nervous. Her first two pies didn't go over very well.

  • Unfortunately, Stephani made two big mistakes in the pressure test and her journey ends tonight.

  • In today's challenge, the cooks must make a dish using these Mystery Box ingredients.

  • Victoria gets right to work; the cooks have just 90 minutes for this challenge.

  • Courtney plans on making a honey bee cake with crushed pecans on top and a honey-caramel glaze.

  • Christian shows off his knife skills.

  • Gordon puts the finishing touches on his plate.

  • While there were two stunning desserts created during this challenge, only Courtney will have an advantage during the elimination round.

  • The judges welcome 30 new home cooks into the MasterChef kitchen to fight for a spot in the competition.

  • The contestants have one hour to create a dish that reflects who they are.

  • Francis L. and Elise search the pantry for the ingredients they need.

  • Willie cooks his chicken while the apricot white wine sauce simmers.

  • The bottom 9 home cooks will get one more chance to earn a MasterChef apron.

  • Each cook will be receiving a collection of classic American ingredients which they need to turn into an amazing dish.

  • The contestants choose Gordon to join them in this challenge, and he gladly accepts.

  • Leslie is making a chicken breast stuffed with spinach, mushrooms, and bacon. It's something he could make at home for his kids.

  • Joe is not going to tolerate Astrid's messy ways.

  • In the end, the judges choose 22 home cooks to move on to the next round!

The Top 13 prepare for another Mystery Box challenge.

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