Monday, June 20, 2011

"MasterChef" 6/20

First Mystery Box Test:

WORST COOK THIS TEST: Ben Starr (he attempted to cook some some salmon)

Top Three Dishes:

Suzy Singh: Trio of salmon- pickled, smoked & grilled
Christian Collins: Pistachio-crusted salmon w/ strawberry balsamic reduction
Jennie Kelley: Savory salmon tart w/ caramelized fennel & shaved asparagus

WINNER: Christian

Category for First Elimination Test: European Cuisine
Country Choices: Spain, France & Britain
CHRISTIAN'S CHOICE: France

Oh, & BTW, CHRISTIAN JUST WON IMMUNITY FOR THE WEEK!

Notables:

Max Kramer: Poached Cod in cream sauce w/ sage potatoes & mussels
Giuseppe Morisco: Profiteroles w/ lemon vanilla cream
Suzy: Tart duo- chocolate ganache & lemon curd
Alejandra Schrader: Seared cod w/ steamed clams
Jennie: Trio of soups- Cream of Mushroom, French Onion & Zucchini
Mark Raffaeli: Peppercorn-crusted filet w/ garlic mashed potatoes
Derrick Prince: Gougere cheese puff w/ poached egg
Angel Moore-Soukkay: Fruit tart w/ custard
Christine Corley: Pork chops w/ creamy Dijon mustard sauce
Erryn Cobb: Beef Carpaccio w/ cream of zucchini soup & sweet potato fries

WINNERS: Derrick & Max

They each become a team captain for the next challenge.

BOTTOM THREE: Angel, Mark & Erryn

Out of the Top 18 tonight is/are...
























































































































































































































































Angel
Mark
Erryn

...Angel & Mark. What did Mark in was serving raw flour in the mashed potatoes.

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