節目介紹 Introduction

帶著第八季回歸,澳洲頂級廚師將帶著前所未見的最佳節目,並邀請到更多名聲響亮的國際知名主廚、令人耳目一新的才能及期待不已的挑戰,都是本季精彩的內容。
澳洲頂級廚師評審蓋瑞麥雷根、麥特普林斯頓和喬治加路比斯也將在本季回歸,與最新一季參賽者共享他們獨門才能與觀點,並激勵及挑戰他們運用頭腦烹飪,擴展他們的創意和克服所有難關。
前24強參賽者都經歷了一場瘋狂的旅程。迎著那道大門走進來的各位出色客座主廚,都讓這些參賽者擁有了前所未有的挑戰和靈感。
最後獲勝的贏家能抱得的大獎不只有能改變一生的經歷和2016年澳洲頂級廚師的頭銜,還有25萬元的獎金和澳洲領先美食界的雜誌「美味雜誌」的一個月專欄。
本季還有一個嶄新看點,就是觀眾的特別決選神秘箱。在箱子中的所有食材都是由澳洲頂級廚師的粉絲們在社群網站上票選出來的。
澳洲頂級廚師是一場無與倫比的烹飪競賽,其體現了生活,激勵了國內並讓全球頂級主廚都留下了深刻的印象。
Returning for its eighth season, MasterChef Australia will this year take the best of what has been before and combine it with more big name international guest chefs, bright new talent and exciting challenges to create a truly remarkable series.  
 
MasterChef Australia judges Gary Mehigan, Matt Preston and George Calombaris are back to share their own unique talent and insights with the latest bunch of contestants, encouraging and challenging them to push themselves to cook smarter, extend their creativity and overcome all obstacles.
 
The top 24 contestants had better strap themselves in for a wild ride, with the biggest of big name guest chefs set to walk through the doors to challenge and inspire the contestants like never before. 
 
The ultimate winner will walk away with not only a life-changing experience and the title of Australia’s MasterChef 2016, but also $250,000 and a monthly column in Australia’s leading premium food magazine, Delicious.
 
Also new this season is a very special viewer’s choice mystery box in which all the ingredients in the box have been selected by MasterChef Australia fans via social media.
 
MasterChef Australia is a cooking competition like no other; it transforms lives, inspires the nation and impresses the world’s best chefs.