Top Chef Masters
Top Chef Masters is an American reality competition series that airs on the cable television network Bravo, and premiered June 10, 2009. It is a spinoff of Bravo's hit show Top Chef. In the series, world-renowned chefs compete against each other in weekly challenges. This show is a contrast from Top Chef, which typically features younger professional cooks who are still rising in the food service industry.Top Chef Masters featuring Kelly Choi and Curtis Stone has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, free on Yahoo TV, available for purchase on iTunes, and 7 others. It's a food and game show show with 50 episodes over 5 seasons. Top Chef Masters is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (1,112 votes).
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Season 1Hulu | Yahoo View | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Jun 11, 2009
Masters Get Schooled Jun 11, 2009 In the premiere episode of "Top Chef Masters," Hubert Keller (Fleur de Lys), Christopher Lee (Aureole), Michael Schlow (Radius Restaurant), and Tim Love (The Lonesome Dove Western Bistro) are the first four chefs to draw knives and kick off a whole new level of culinary competition. The Master chefs are tasked with cooking dessert for a tough crowd of judges, Girl Scouts, and in the elimination challenge the acclaimed chefs must cook a three course meal in a college dorm room.
S01 E02Jun 18, 2009
The Lost Supper Jun 18, 2009 Top Chef season two's "Less is More" influences tonight's quickfire challenge, but there won't be any Cheetos in melted chocolate bars tonight as the next four chefs are asked to create an elegant amuse-bouche from vending machine fare. Then it's on to the elimination challenge where the show Lost acts the muse.
S01 E03Jun 25, 2009
Offal Tasty Jun 25, 2009 Tonight's quickfire challenge for the next group of four chefs comes from season four's "Seven", asking them to make a dish using color. Then they must sell upmarket street food using offal as the base ingredients.
S01 E04Jul 9, 2009
Magic Chef Jul 9, 2009 In the Quickfire, the four chefs take a page from season three's special "4 Star All Stars" when they find themselves manually challenged when they must cook an egg with one hand tied behind their backs- literally! Then it's on to a magically themed Elimination with Neil Patrick Harris as guest judge.
S01 E05Jul 16, 2009
Miniaturize Me Jul 16, 2009 The chefs are challenged to turn classic junk food items into fine-dining cuisine. The cast of Flipping Out are the diners for this challenge. Then, the chefs are challenged to create a mini 3-course "meal" for 100 people, without any help whatsoever. The meal must be based on an appetizer, an entree, and a dessert.
S01 E06Jul 23, 2009
Trick in a Box Jul 23, 2009 The chefs are challenged to create a dish using items found in only one aisle of the grocery store, Whole Foods, with each chef drawing knives to determine their aisle. However, they only have a budget of $20. The diners for this challenge are workers at Whole Foods. Then, the chefs are challenged to make a meal using ingredients one of their fellow chefs have chosen for them with each chef drawing knives to see who they get paired with.
S01 E07Jul 30, 2009
Champions Round Begins Jul 30, 2009 The top six chefs get a surprise as they prepare to cook their signature dishes.
Season 2Hulu | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Apr 8, 2010
First Date Dinner Apr 8, 2010 The chefs are tasked with using aphrodisiac ingredients while creating dinners that would be appropriate for a first date.
S02 E02Apr 15, 2010
It's My Party Apr 15, 2010 The chefs cater a celebrity birthday party. This time it’s Mekhi Phifer and he’s requesting a soul food-themed feast for his birthday party. The chef’testants up to bat tonight are David Burke, Marcus Samuelsson, Monica Pope, Thierry Rautureau and Carmen Gonzalez.
S02 E03Apr 22, 2010
Pub Food Apr 22, 2010 Convincing high-brow clients of pub grub's merits is tonight's seemingly impossible challenge for the chefs as they try to show that flair and flavor can be found in other than haute cuisine. Competing chefs, Graham Elliot Bowles, Jonathan Waxman, Ludo Lefebvre, Mark Peel, Rick Moonen and Wylie Dufresne are tasked to reimagine old-school pub grub.
S02 E04Apr 29, 2010
Cast and Crew Meal Apr 29, 2010 op Chef Masters Season Two there are only five chefs left to compete in the first level for the final two spots in the champion round. Susur Lee, Rick Tramanto, Maria Hines, Debbie Gold, and Jody Adams. All but Susur have been awarded a James Beard.The chefs dabble in craft service as they prepare meals for the cast and crew of ABC's Modern Family.
S02 E05May 6, 2010
Wedding Wars May 6, 2010 Top Chef's brutal tag team relay begins the first champions round Quickfire, followed by the dreaded wedding elimination challenge—the first time the master chefs have seen this particular trial—and this time there's no cheats: the person with the lowest score packs their knives, so everyone must put his or her best dish forward… even if it is a wedding cake.
S02 E06May 13, 2010
Scary Surf & Turf May 13, 2010 The chefs are asked to create Quickfire dishes inspired by Simpsons characters who then judge them, and then they must turn their skills toward making offal tasty in a surf & turf presentation.
S02 E07May 20, 2010
Tailgating May 20, 2010 It's a Quickfire with a very specific focus: the leg. Once the chefs have butchered and prepared their dishes, they must then turn their skills to an even bigger challenge, preparing a tailgate feast for college football fans.
Season 3Hulu | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Apr 7, 2011
Restaurant Wars Apr 7, 2011 Top Chef Masters is back with a brand new host, new judge and a new format -- so why not start the competition off with something familiar, the most notorious of all Top Chef challenges, Restaurant Wars? These master chefs have opened their share of award-winning restaurants, but nothing could have prepared them for the pressure that’s on now. With their egos on the line, the knives come out right out of the gate.
S03 E02Apr 14, 2011
Everything Old is New Again Apr 14, 2011 The masters are in for a treat this week when two high-profile celebrities visit the top chef kitchen. Pop Star and trained chef, Kelis, drops by to judge a very meaty quickfire challenge and then Mad Men actress, Christina Hendricks and her husband, actor Geoffry Arend, enlist the help of the cheftestants in a special '60s-themed Elimination Challenge.
S03 E03Apr 21, 2011
Diners to Donors Apr 21, 2011 Crickets, nightcrawlers and beetles, oh my! These master chefs are used to cooking with the finest ingredients, but in this week's Quickfire they’re forced to make a delicious dish out of some horrifying creatures. The Elimination Challenge however, makes it all worthwhile when the chefs compete to sell their dishes for $100 a plate at a charity fundraiser. For every plate they sell, the money they receive goes directly to their charity of choice and these chefs are in to win it.
S03 E04Apr 28, 2011
Biggest Loser Apr 28, 2011 Eating healthy is a challenge that people face every day. For this week’s Elimination Challenge, the cheftestants must prove nutritious food can still taste good. The remaining masters will be broken up into three teams of three to prepare breakfast, lunch, and dinner for the cast of The Biggest Loser, but that’s not all, all three meals, when added up, cannot exceed the daily allotment of 1500 calories a day.
S03 E05May 5, 2011
Would You Like Fries With That? May 5, 2011 Master chefs know how to work under pressure, but how well can they do fast food? This week’s Elimination Challenge puts the cheftestants to the test in a traditional Southern California eatery, the drive-through. The cheftestants will have to operate a fast food drive-through, from the grill to serving up their best meals and all in less than two minutes.
S03 E06May 12, 2011
I'm With the Band May 12, 2011 The tables are turned in this week’s Quickfire when the cheftestants become the judges and have to critique their fellow chefs. Then in the Elimination Challenge, the remaining contestants are in for a double dose of surprises. Pop Rock group Maroon 5 drops by and challenges the chefs to create a feast fit for a rock star, but it's not that easy. Once again the tables are turned and the chefs are taken out of kitchen and brought to a surprise location to prepare their meals.
S03 E07May 19, 2011
Date Night May 19, 2011 In this week’s Quickfire Challenge the chefs must use each of their five senses to identify mystery ingredients -- however they can only use one of their senses at time. In the Elimination Challenge, the masters help a man propose to his unsuspecting girlfriend on her favorite show, Top Chef Masters. In a six-course meal, the chefs must create dishes that reflect different stages of the couple’s relationship, but could one bad dishruin the whole plan?
Season 4Hulu | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Jul 26, 2012
The Buffet Must Go On Jul 26, 2012 Top Chef Masters is back for season four... and headed to Viva Las Vegas. In true Sin City fashion, the Chefs will be playing a culinary card game to get their ingredients, judged by Las Vegas dealers. The Chefs will then have to break into teams to create a high-end buffet on the strip, but this is no ordinary buffet, as the Masters will be feeding the performers from all of the hot shows in town.
S04 E02Aug 2, 2012
You May Now Feed The Bride Aug 2, 2012 The meal mavens prepare cuisine for a wedding.
S04 E03Aug 9, 2012
What Would Brian Boitano Eat? Aug 9, 2012 They can cook, but can they put on a show? The Chefs will be split into teams of 3 and have their skills put on full view as they cook up a 3-course meal to serve VIP guests at the most challenging of chef’s tables, a Teppanyaki. With only 30 minutes to put on a delicious and dazzling show, they’ll be serving some of our favorite Top Chef Masters along with our critics. Special guest judges include: Olympic gold medalist Brian Boitano and acclaimed chefs May Sue Milliken, Susan Feniger, Rick Moonen, Jonathan Waxman.
S04 E04Aug 16, 2012
Grand Canyon Cookout Aug 16, 2012 This week, the Chefs are tasked with taking ordinary salad bar ingredients and making them “pop” for music legends, the B-52’s. Then the Chefs will take a trip to the Grand Canyon for a cookout like never before. The Chefs will be paired up to cook for the Hualapai tribe, using ingredients from the tribe’s sacred land.
S04 E05Aug 23, 2012
Holly Madison's Pool Party Aug 23, 2012 In this week’s Quickfire challenge the Chefs must make a dynamic duo dish for a couple of dynamic musicians – The Indigo Girls. For the elimination challenge, the Chefs are tasked with making a whimsical all-you-can-eat - bottomless bloodys & mimosas brunch at an upscale sexy pool party, hosted by Ms. Vegas, Holly Madison. Bikini-clad servers will serve the chefs’ creations to Holly’s friends lounging poolside. Special guest judges include The Indigo Girls and Holly Madison.
S04 E06Aug 30, 2012
Thai One On Aug 30, 2012 On this week’s episode, the chefs will be creating an aphrodisiac dish using known aphrodisiac ingredients. The chef whose dish really turns them on will be the winner for this challenge. Lotus of Siam is a legendary Nevada Culinary landmark that has amassed award after award. For this Elimination Challenge, our chefs will be faced with the task of creating their own Thai restaurant in the Top Chef Masters kitchen and attempting to create their own versions of classic Thai dishes. Special guest judge is Dita Von Teese.
S04 E07Sep 6, 2012
Culinary Knock Out Sep 6, 2012 This week the chefs will battle it out -- facing off in a boxing ring to serve our critics and boxing champ, Sugar Ray Leonard. The winner of the first match will compete against the winner from the second match in a third match for the win and $10,000. The losers from the first and second match will face off one last time to determine who will be sent packing. Special guest judge is Sugar Ray Leonard.
Season 5Hulu | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Jul 25, 2013
Sous Chefs and Skydives Jul 25, 2013 Thirteen chefs arrive in Los Angeles to participate in culinary heats in the Season 5 opener. Here, the foodies take flight by cooking outdoors for a professional skydiving team and are given the opportunity to dive from the sky themselves. In Season 5, the chefs also have sous-chefs who will compete in their own online competition.
S05 E02Aug 1, 2013
Asian Night Market Aug 1, 2013 The chefs create classic American cuisine with an Asian spin.
S05 E03Aug 8, 2013
Sex, Greed and Murder Aug 8, 2013 Soap-opera themes inspire culinary creations. Appearing: the cast of "Days of Our Lives.
S05 E04Aug 15, 2013
Curtis Surprise Party Aug 15, 2013 As every chef knows, curry is difficult to hurry, but the chefs are challenged with making their version of curry in 30 minutes for this week’s Quickfire Challenge. Host Curtis Stone is not easy to surprise, but the tables are turned on him this week as fiancée Lindsay Price and the chefs team up to throw Curtis a surprise engagement party he won’t forget.
S05 E05Aug 22, 2013
Restaurant Wars Aug 22, 2013 The epic "Restaurant Wars" challenge tasks the foodies to open eateries with a Los Angeles theme. Appearing: actress Busy Philipps and culinary editor Dana Cowin.
S05 E06Aug 29, 2013
Mindy Kaling and Yo Gabba Gabba Aug 29, 2013 The chefs are tasked with taking kids' least favorite ingredients and using them to make dishes even young palates will like.
S05 E07Sep 5, 2013
Catch of the Day Sep 5, 2013 Special guest judge actress Ali Larter challenges the chefs to elevate nachos for their Quickfire. Then the chefs get totally tubular as they cook up the catch of the day for Malibu locals. Divided in to pairs, they have to create a dish with a hot and cold preparation of the same fish, and hope that the critics’ response is better than lukewarm.