The Heat Is on: ‘MasterChef Australia 2023’ Brings Both Flavour and Drama

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Get ready for a sizzling season of MasterChef Australia: Secrets & Surprises! The competition is back and better than ever with unexpected twists at every turn. Of course, you can still expect to see mouth-watering dishes and a variety of flavors, but this time around, the stakes are higher and the surprises are nail-biting.

How Can I Watch MasterChef Australia: Secrets & Surprises?

Don’t miss the excitement when MasterChef Australia: Secrets & Surprises premieres on Monday, May 1 at 7:30 pm on 10 and 10 Play. It’s sure to be a season full of flavor, surprises, and unforgettable moments.


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Who Are the Judges?

Jock Zonfrillo

Jock Zonfrillo is the ultimate culinary mastermind that we can’t get enough of! With his expert knowledge of Australian Indigenous ingredients and cooking techniques, he’s a true pioneer in modern Australian cuisine. Whether he’s dishing out tough love to contestants or whipping up mouth-watering dishes, Jock always brings his A-game.

Andy Allen

If you’re a fan of MasterChef, then you’re no stranger to the culinary wizardry of Andy Allen. This talented chef first won our hearts as a contestant on the fourth season of MasterChef Australia, where he wowed the judges with his impeccable technique and creative flair. With his infectious energy and magnetic personality, it’s no wonder that Andy has become one of the most beloved chefs on MasterChef.


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Melissa Leong

The fabulous Melissa Leong, a food writer, cookbook editor, and all-around culinary superstar, is ready to take on her latest role as judge on MasterChef Australia. With an impressive background working alongside big names like Adriano Zumbo and Gelato Messina, Melissa is the perfect choice to critique and coach the contestants through this dessert-centric competition.

With our judges leading the charge, a fresh crop of passionate amateur cooks will be put to the test with the help of world-class guest chefs. And here’s the juicy secret: there are only 18 aprons up for grabs, which means the competition will be fierce.

Get your aprons on, folks. This is going to be one sweet ride.

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