MasterChef Australia 6 Recap: Episode 54 Finals Week Starts, Contestants Get Personalised Mystery Boxes from Loved Ones

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"MasterChef Australia" Season 6, Episode 54 aired on Sunday, July 20, 2014. Finals Week has started and the remaining contestants get personalised mystery boxes from their loved ones. Wondering what else happened in this episode, including what's inside the mystery boxes? If you want to find out, read on for the "MasterChef Australia" 6 recap of Episode 54.

In "MasterChef Australia" Season 6, Episode 54, the Top 6 contestants Emelia Jackson, Jamie Fleming, Laura Cassai, Tracy Collins, Brent Owens and Ben Macdonald received mystery boxes and in it they found ingredients such as pineapple, lemons, chilis, fish, etc. that were picked out by their loved ones. They must use these ingredients to cook a special and scrumptious dish that will please the "MasterChef Australia" judges Gary Mehigan, George Calombaris and Matt Preston. The Top 6 contestants must cook their chosen dishes within 45 minutes only!

Aside from the ingredients, they also found letters written by their loved ones in the mystery boxes that were given to them.

Plus, three contestants (Laura, Ben and Jamie) had to make the Ultimate Banana Split to avoid being eliminated from "MasterChef Australia" Season 6.  Meanwhile, Tracy, Emelia and Brent observed them from afar.

Professional Dessert Chefs Darren Purchese, Christy Tania and Nick Palumbo talked to Laura, Jamie and Ben about the banana split that they had to make using Chef Purchese's recipe.

Unfortunately, Ben Macdonald, the 36-year-old IT Systems Consultant from Queensland (QLD) got eliminated in this episode.

Only the Top 5 "MasterChef Australia" 6 contestants remain and these are:

1.       Brent Owens

2.       Emelia Jackson

3.       Jamie Fleming

4.       Laura Cassai

5.       Tracy Collins

Click HERE to see photos of the Finals Week Begins from the official Web site gallery of "MasterChef Australia."

Click HERE to see the latest recipes from "MasterChef Australia" 6 including the Banana Split by Darren Purchese, the Snapper with Roasted Pineapple and Praline by Emelia Jackson, the Chicken with Cauliflower 3 Ways by Tracy Collins and the White Chocolate Pannacotta with Coconut by Brent Owens.

That's it for the "MasterChef Australia" 6 recap of Episode 54 which featured the start of the Finals Week and the personalised mystery boxes that the contestants received from their loved ones. It was shown on July 20, 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, finance, business and sports.


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