Top 15 / Top 14 compete
The contestants must create a dish using foreign delicacies. Plus, the contestants visit the set of "Glee."
Top 16 compete
The cooks prepare a steak meal for firefighters; the challenge losers cook eggs benedict. Then, four cooks prepare burger dishes at Gordon Ramsay BurGR in Las Vegas.
Top 18 / Top 17 compete
The Top 18 home cooks face their pickiest judges yet when they visit a local elementary school and are tasked to create a healthy, balanced meal for over 300 school children. Then, the remaining hopefuls must cook ingredients from the mystery box alongside a famous, well-known chef...
'MasterChef' Auditions: Round 2
Who has what it takes to be in the running as America's next "MasterChef?"
'MasterChef' Auditions: The ultimate cook-off
Home cooks present dishes to the judges.
Gordon Ramsay: The king of the kitchen
Don't worry, he won't bite!