TLC has announced the launch of another season of the popular culinary competition series Masterchef Canada from June 26 in India. Season 5 of Masterchef Canada will have a blend of amazing stories, incredible dishes and personalities plus. From the biomedical engineer to the financial adviser to the fireman; the small business owner and the stay-at-home mom; one immediately gets associated with the top 21 finalists.
The on-air broadcast of MasterChef Canada Season 5 is co-powered by Jockey Woman while Budweiser Experience has come on board as an associate sponsor.
Canadian judges Michael Bonacini (O&B restaurant empire), Alvin Leung (Bo Innovation in Hong Kong), and Claudio Aprile (Copetin Restaurant & Bar) return to the Masterchef Canada Kitchen, anticipating tastes of the tantalizing dishes prepared by the top 21 finalists. The home cooks set out to wow the judges in a chance to prove they have the culinary chops.
In each episode, the home cooks are pushed to the limit in a series of Mystery Box Challenges, Team Challenges and Pressure Tests, with the three judges providing direction and feedback throughout the process. Each task is designed to test and hone the home cooksâ€™ skill, knowledge, passion and creativity. At the conclusion of each episode, at least one person is eliminated until there are only two home cooks left vying for the life-changing Masterchef Canada title.
â€śThe earlier seasons of Masterchef Canada have been extremely well received by food aficionados across the country. We will play up the passion even more with this exciting new season,â€ť said Zulfia Waris, VP Premium and Digital networks, Discovery Communications India.
The Masterchef format and finished programmes are represented internationally by Endemol Shine Group, and is based on a format originally created by Franc Roddam. Masterchef Canada is produced by Proper Television in association with CTV.