ustralia’s most popular cooking competition is back with a bang on May 1, and already MasterChef Australia: Secrets & Surprises is serving up the twists and turns.
Order up! International megastar and super chef, Jamie Oliver, has been revealed as the first special guest judge of Season 15.
“I’m very, very excited to be back in the MasterChef Australia kitchen, and honoured to be kicking off the new season of Secrets & Surprises alongside Jock, Andy and Mel.
I want to give the contestants some little nuggets of advice, some techniques and some thoughts most importantly, that might help them to navigate some of the big moments ahead,” said Jamie.
Jamie will turn up the heat with a series of adrenaline-pumping challenges across two episodes, marking his first return to the MasterChef Australia kitchen in over a decade.
The beloved UK star kicks off an illustrious line up of guest judges throughout the season, including Curtis Stone, Maggie Beer, Rick Stein and Peter Gilmore.
From colossal lamington towers to exploding confetti mystery boxes, the element of surprise will be this season’s secret ingredient.