A nationwide search for the best home cooks in America. One of 50 hopefuls will become a culinary star and one of America's "Masterchefs."
Meet the tastemakers.
Did You Know?
In season five the judges rewrote the rules stating any contestant can be eliminated after any challenge. See more
Joe Bastianich has no formal training and knowledge in cooking. He is considered a restaurateur not a chef, therefore shouldn't be considered a judge. See more
Gordon Ramsey - Host
[Repeated line to a contestant after they've been eliminated
What you don't do is stop pursuing your food dream.