The wait is over: on January 17, the talent show starts with a new edition (and a new judge). Eighty aspiring contestants who will cook in the first episode
Back MasterChef and come back with a news concerning the cast of judges: next to veterans Bruno Barbieri, Joe Bastianich and Antonino Cannavacciuolo, there will be in fact Giorgio Locatelli, owner of Locanda Locatelli, London restaurant with a Michelin star. The new episodes ofedition number 8 of the cooking show will be broadcast on Thursdays, starting from 17 Januaryat 9.15 pm on Sky One and Sky On Demand and NOW TV.
In the first episode …
The debut episode will always be the one dedicated to selections and al Live Cooking: 80 aspiring competitors they have available 45 minutes to prepare a dish with ingredients brought from home and 5 minutes to complete it before the watchful eyes of the judges with the support of relatives and friends on the balcony. We'll see at the stove university students, fishermen, workers, architects, all people with different backgrounds and professions, but accumulated by the passion for cooking and the dream of becoming the next Italian Masterchef to give a turned to one's own life.
Masterchef every day
The daily strip of MasterChef Magazine it will be broadcast instead starting from January 25th, at 19.55 always on Sky Uno. Everyday Bruno Barbieri and Antonino Cannavacciuolo will cross the stories of their respective careers with those of their most sought after dishes, while Giorgio Locatelli will show his signature dishes, a way to talk about your life through recipes.
Against waste and plastic free
As in previous seasons, most of the foods not used for the tests of the program has been donated toOpera Cardinal Ferrari Onlus of Milan. The program took advantage of the collaboration of Last Minute Market, the spin-off company of the University of Bologna, committed to reducing waste and preventing waste.
Consistent with the Sky awareness campaign A Sea To Save for the progressive elimination of disposable plastic, the MasterChef world also chooses to be plastic free and eco-friendly. All consumer products related to food (dishes, glasses, cutlery, trays, napkins) are of a nature compostable and environmentally friendly.