The remaining chefs are split up into teams. Judges, from the international MasterChef shows, are flown in to sample what America is offering. At least one person will be eliminated.
The remaining chefs compete in another Mystery Box challenge. The winner has a huge advantage in the elimination round. During the elimination challenge, the chefs must prepare a replica of one of Gordon Ramsay's dishes. At least one person will leave the MasterChef kitchen.moreless
The chefs are split into two teams, each team must prepare 2 appetizers and 2 entrees from L.A.'s famed Patina restaurant in the Walt Disney Concert Hall. Based on customer feedback, and performance in the kitchen, the judges will pick the winning team. The losing team must head back to the MasterChef kitchen and take part in a Pressure test. The them of the Pressure test is salmon.moreless
The cast and chefs gather together with host Andy Cohen to review the season, catch up with the chefs, and answer some of the most burning questions left over from their time in the District of Columbia- perhaps even Peagate will be put to rest. Finally, Andy will announce the theme and contestants for season eight.moreless
The chefs test their version of Ethiopian cuisine with Top Chef Masters' Marcus Samuelsson, and then must create a dish inspired by one of the foreign embassies there in the district. Quickfire Challenge: Create an Ethiopian-inspired Dish Elimination Challenge: Create a Dish Inspired by a Specific Country Round Eightmoreless