About MasterChef Junior
The kids are back for Season Six of MASTERCHEF JUNIOR. Former MASTERCHEF and MASTERCHEF JUNIOR judge and award-winning restaurateur Joe Bastianich will return as a permanent judge on the show. The hit culinary competition series gives talented kids between the ages of 8 and 13 the chance to showcase their culinary abilities and passion for food through a series of delicious challenges.
Host and award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay is joined by renowned pastry chef Christina Tosi on the MASTERCHEF JUNIOR judging panel. Together, the celebrated food experts coach and encourage the promising hopefuls to cook like pros and teach them the tricks of the trade along the way.
Watch Jasmine’s Delightful Desserts lesson today!
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Find the Winning Dishes from the No Sugar Mystery Box Challenge in the May Issue of Family Circle, on newsstands now!
Win a Trip to LA for the MasterChef Junior Experience
MASTERCHEF JUNIOR gives talented kids between the ages of 8 and 13 the chance to showcase their culinary abilities and passion for food through a series of delicious challenges.
Season Six will showcase a mystery box challenge with 26 ingredients, all of which start with a different letter of the alphabet. Additionally, the young chef-testants will prepare a meal for one lucky couple and their guests at their wedding reception, create the perfect chicken-and-waffle dish, compete in a Blue Apron mystery box challenge and power through the fan-favorite pop-up restaurant challenge, until one talented kid is named America’s newest MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, taking home the MASTERCHEF JUNIOR trophy and $100,000 grand prize.
For his work on MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, Gordon Ramsay recently garnered his first Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality Competition Show. The series also was nominated for a 2017 Critics’ Choice Award and a 2017 MTV Movie Award.
MASTERCHEF JUNIOR is produced by Endemol Shine North America and One Potato Two Potato, and is based on a format created by Franc Roddam and Endemol Shine. Robin Ashbrook, Elisabeth Murdoch, Eden Gaha, Georgie Hurford-Jones, Gordon Ramsay, Yasmin Shackleton, Patricia Llewellyn and Ben Adler serve as executive producers.