MasterChef Australia 6 Recap: Episode 49 The Invention Test with Chef Heston Blumenthal and the Top 7 Contestants [WATCH VIDEO]
By Janice Somosot | July 14, 2014 12:43 PM EST
"MasterChef Australia" Season 6, Episode 49 aired on Sunday, July 13, 2014. It featured English celebrity chef and restaurateur Chef Heston Blumenthal's unique challenges for the Top 7 contestants including the Invention Test. Wondering what else happened in this episode? If you want to find out, read on for the "MasterChef Australia" 6 recap of Episode 49.
Before the recap though, let's take a look at the list of the Top 7 "MasterChef Australia" Season 6 contestants below:
1. Amy Shields - 37 years old, Learning Systems Admin from Western Australia (WA)
2. Ben Macdonald - 36 years old, IT Systems Consultant from Queensland(QLD)
3. Brent Owens - 24 years old, Bobcat Driver from Victoria (VIC)
4. Emelia Jackson - 24 years old, Marketing Coordinator from Victoria (VIC)
5. Jamie Fleming - 26 years old, Bartender from New South Wales (NSW)
6. Laura Cassai - 19 years old, Health Science Student from South Australia (SA)
7. Tracy Collins - 38 years old, Hairdresser from South Australia (SA)
In "MasterChef Australia 6," Episode 49, the contestants were challenged by Chef Heston Blumenthal, owner of Michelin-recognised restaurants The Fat Duck, The Hinds Head and The Crown in Bray, Berkshire and Dinner by Heston Blumenthal in London, at the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park. He is also set to launch The Perfectionists' Cafe at the London Heathrow Terminal 2.
Amy, Ben, Brent, Emelia, Jamie, Laura and Tracy had to make dishes using only the ingredients found in the house they were in.
As usual "MasterChef Australia" 6 judges George Calombaris, Gary Mehigan and Matt Preston were there to facilitate the challenge and to offer their sage advice, as well as assist Chef Blumenthal to judge who among the Top 7 contestants made the best dish that impressed all of them.
Click HERE to see the latest "MasterChef Australia" 6 recipes including Ben Macdonald's Apples and Grapes with Toasted Almond Crumb and Salt and Pepper Snapper with Mustard Emulsion and Charred Cucumber, Laura Cassai's Fish Stew with Prawn Head Oil, Brent Owens' Roast Lamb for the Family and Jamie Fleming's Chicken, Cauliflower and Herb Emulsion.
Chef Heston Blumenthal will be with "MasterChef Australia" 6 for the week of July 13, 2014. His time with the show is aptly dubbed as Heston Week. Click HERE to see photos of Heston Week from the official Web site gallery of "MasterChef Australia."
Click HERE to see Chef Blumenthal's recipes including The Essential... Flourless Mustard Sauce, Sorbet, Tagliata Steak, Roasted Leg of Lamb with Garlic, Rosemary and Anchovy and The Perfect...Scrambled Eggs.
That's it for the "MasterChef Australia" 6 recap of Episode 49 which featured Chef Heston Blumenthal's challenges for the Top 7 Contestants including the Invention Test. It was shown on July 13, 2014 at Network Ten. Watch the full episode HERE. Don't miss "MasterChef Australia" 6 from Sunday to Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Keep reading the International Business Times (IBT) for more updates about your favourite Australian cooking competition and other news about entertainment, technology, health, sports and business.
Watch the video below of Heston's Beautifully Creamy Scrambled Eggs | Cooking Tips From Waitrose:
MasterChef Australia 6 Recap: Episode 48 Chef Dave Verhuel's Dessert Pressure Test Eliminates Renae Smith
MasterChef Australia 6 Recap: Episode 47 Asian Street Food Night Market Challenge, 200 Fans Get to Decide Who Wins
MasterChef Australia 6 Recap: Episode 46 The Bittersweet Final Immunity Pin Challenge Against Professional Chef John Lawson [WATCH VIDEO]
To contact the editor, e-mail: