Jump to content

Master Chef 2011 Thread #3


  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
109 replies to this topic

#1 ~A2~

Posted 19 May 2011 - 09:28 PM

Hi all

New thread time

Previous thread

Regards

Ali


#2 schrodinger's cat

Posted 19 May 2011 - 10:43 PM

Gold.

Matt - the contestant - wash your hair.



#3 Chocolate Addict

Posted 19 May 2011 - 11:22 PM

Silver! Tounge1.gif

His name is Mat, not Matt, and for the love of all things chocolate get over the hair.  wacko.gif

I could not believe what Seamus served up - slices of non cooked fish with a bowl of soy with what?? a ball of ginger or something in it?? My 5yo could do that.  laugh.gif

I don't think I like Andrew??, the one that didn't go home tonight. Not sure why, just don't.



#4 Neen

Posted 19 May 2011 - 11:25 PM

Oh I agree, Mat/Matt/Mattt... wash your hair!!!

Shame Seamus went, thought the other guy would.  At least it was a bit fairer with them all being in the elimination challenge.

#5 Madeline's Mum

Posted 20 May 2011 - 08:29 AM

QUOTE (redgirlshell @ 19/05/2011, 11:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I don't think I like Andrew??, the one that didn't go home tonight. Not sure why, just don't.


I don't like him either, I kept telling DH he creeps me out. He does strange facial expressions and seems so defeated and woe-is-me. That fish dish he served was disgraceful!

I have found Mat's attitude pretty annoying lately too, so many excuses and just a bit meh about everything. Wouldn't mind him leaving soon!

I love Hayden, he seems like such a good guy (and easy on the eye tongue.gif ). I also like the older gentleman who's partner left him just before the show? I like Kate & Danielle, they seem like the quiet achievers!

#6 ~mimo~

Posted 20 May 2011 - 04:11 PM

Does anyone think someone "nice" looking will win? Most if the "nice" looking people from previous seasons have jobs/ads on tv.

Or am I just looking too much into it? ph34r.gif

#7 Manderley

Posted 20 May 2011 - 06:00 PM

.

Edited by *peace*frog*, 23 May 2011 - 05:21 PM.


#8 Chocolate Addict

Posted 20 May 2011 - 09:29 PM

I don't find Kumar attractive but I hope he does well. wink.gif



#9 Crackity Jones

Posted 20 May 2011 - 09:32 PM

I'm finding that trifle quite attractive, personally!  wub.gif


#10 willowtree

Posted 20 May 2011 - 09:40 PM

QUOTE (Crackity Jones @ 20/05/2011, 09:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm finding that trifle quite attractive, personally!  wub.gif

yyes.gif Going to get that recipe from the website!

#11 Manderley

Posted 22 May 2011 - 09:34 AM

Hehe, yep I like Kumar too.  I think he's cute. Go figure.


#12 namie

Posted 23 May 2011 - 11:58 AM

I think the right people are up for elimination tonight and I'm looking forward to seeing what the challenge is and who leaves. I'm hoping for Ellie, I just think she isn't experienced enough all round to be in the competition, but I have a feeling it really could be any of them. None of the three has had heaps of success so far I don't think (correct me if I'm wrong though!).

And the 3-way immunity cook off on Tues should be interesting!

#13 jenjams

Posted 23 May 2011 - 12:59 PM

I also agree that the right 3 are up for elimination.  I would like to see Chelsea go.  I think she is a bit of the female equivalent to Alex.  She seems to only like cooking pasta (unsuccessfully!) and braising.......



#14 Guest_tigerdog_*

Posted 23 May 2011 - 01:58 PM

QUOTE
I also agree that the right 3 are up for elimination. I would like to see Chelsea go.


This - I also think she's very bossy, the coverage of this is getting quite annoying the past few nights.  I do think the squab team also could have qualified for elimination, although I wouldn't want Cleo to go.

#15 PixieVee

Posted 23 May 2011 - 02:03 PM

I too hope Chelsea leaves. I find her irritating.

After her amazing Bombe Alaska, I think Ellie deserves to stay a bit longer.

I found the challenge last night to be really interesting. I enjoyed it a lot.

#16 Kinki

Posted 23 May 2011 - 02:14 PM

QUOTE
I also agree that the right 3 are up for elimination. I would like to see Chelsea go. I think she is a bit of the female equivalent to Alex. She seems to only like cooking pasta (unsuccessfully!) and braising.......


This!  There's something about her mouth that irritates me - whenever she's stressed she looks like a ventriloquist's doll.  Very offputting.  I don't think she's an awful cook, but I think she's overrated.

#17 Manderley

Posted 23 May 2011 - 05:10 PM

QUOTE
I too hope Chelsea leaves. I find her irritating.

After her amazing Bombe Alaska, I think Ellie deserves to stay a bit longer.


My thoughts exactly.  I actually quite like Ellie, I'd rather she stayed over the other 2. Looking forward to tonight's show!

Edited by *peace*frog*, 23 May 2011 - 05:10 PM.


#18 Hairy Maclary

Posted 23 May 2011 - 05:10 PM

Yep, its time to go ..... Chelsea original.gif

#19 Jacni

Posted 23 May 2011 - 05:38 PM

And what was with all the bling on a night when you're cooking? Seemed a bit over the top to me. Really hope she goes.

#20 jenjams

Posted 23 May 2011 - 07:10 PM

QUOTE (Jacni @ 23/05/2011, 05:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
And what was with all the bling on a night when you're cooking? Seemed a bit over the top to me. Really hope she goes.


MY GOD!!! It was like she was trying to attract attention to her chest with her cleopatra shiny get up!



#21 loriblue

Posted 23 May 2011 - 07:25 PM

I'm surprised all the lights didn't reflect off Chelsea's top, she sure had a disco on her neck.

I hope she goes too, enough of the soggy pasta already.

I watched the trifle making over the weekend and can't believe how expensive that would have been to make. 2 bottles of Chandon, can't even count how many punnets of raspberries went in, and a heap of mascapone and gelatin leaves. I'm guessing a $50 trifle.

#22 ladyantebellum

Posted 23 May 2011 - 07:36 PM

OOh i love this show.

Hope Ellie and Kate survive tonight. Dont go much on Chelsea.

And i wish Mat would either wash his hair or tye it back if he can biggrin.gif




#23 willowtree

Posted 23 May 2011 - 08:04 PM

Chelsea's getting a ridiculous amount of help.  glare.gif

#24 vrx_chick

Posted 23 May 2011 - 08:45 PM

Yay, very happy about who went home!!



#25 elliebear

Posted 23 May 2011 - 08:45 PM

I missed the ending- who went home?




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Win $1000 with Sea-Bands!

Three lucky fans can win a Sea-Band prize pack valued at over $1000 each, which includes two Sea-Bands plus a $1000 Eftpos gift card!

Misery loves Facebook

Facebook users are often criticised for only showing the positive, fun parts of their lives. But what about when it swings the other way, when someone uses it for the purposes of ranting about their children all the time, never posting anything positive?

Toddler's adorable impersonation of pregnant mum

Little Ellis has noticed his mum is walking differently lately, and his impersonation of her is hilarious.

'Forgotten baby syndrome' can happen to any one of us

When my third child was two months old, I strapped her into her car seat, then promptly forgot all about her. But she survived, unharmed, because it was winter, and I was lucky.

Join the Real Mums Test Drive Team

Five mums or mums-to-be will join the EB Test Drive Team and discover great items at an exclusive Big W event. (Sydney only.)

Ten things I've learned about motherhood

Never take a good night's sleep for granted. There is no logic like toddler logic. Standing on Lego hurts every time. These are the truths of parenthood.

Parenting past the toddler years: what's next?

Your baby has grown into a toddler, and now your toddler is fast approaching the preschooler stage. What can you expect as a parent?

Tips on what to pack in your hospital bag

Before giving birth I read countless lists, ended up overpacking just a little, and now know what I'll actually want to pack next time.

New app keeps tabs on your kids at childcare

Popular new technology lets parents know what their children are up to at childcare - but not everyone is a fan.

21 things I love about newborns

There?s an irresistible magic about newborns. Of course they're not all smiles and rainbows, but they are undeniably cute and remarkable in so, so many ways.

Kid-friendly hairdressers: who says haircuts can?t be fun?

I?ve found some salons who boast setups ideal for children ? you name it, they?ve thought of it. All are designed to make haircuts fun rather than stressful.

Labour pain relief may reduce risk of postnatal depression: study

Postnatal depression is a complex condition, but researchers say pain relief during labour may help some women.

Why we need better support for men after miscarriage

In a recent study, 85 per cent of men admitted feeling sadness after their partner miscarried, but almost half said they didn't share their feelings at all. What can be done to help them?

Mum in business: Kristy Chong

Kristy Chong is the managing director of Australian-made Modibodi underwear and a mum to Lucas, 6, Jason, 4, and Isaac, 6 months. She shares her advice for other mums thinking about starting their own businesses.

From toddler to preschooler: a developmental roadmap

So your toddler is growing up and will soon be entering the preschooler years. Here are a few ways to frame their development that will help you understand what?s going in those beautiful, funny, clever little heads of theirs.

Mum sacrifices an eye for her unborn baby

Motherhood is full of sacrifices, but this woman has made a life-altering one - and her baby hasn't even been born.

A grandparent by any other name

A growing number of grandparents are shunning tradition and going against conventional names - but a grandparent by any other name still gives the same awesome cuddles and kisses.

Photographer captures the beauty of adoption

The love of a family is usually tough to capture on camera. This is an exception.

When labour just doesn't happen

After three healthy kids, I can?t help feeling I?ve been a little ripped off. I missed out on something I had always wanted to experience, and now I?ll never get the chance.

Be careful what you say, your baby is listening

The importance of speaking to your baby even if they are not old enough to answer back has been highlighted by new research.

Share the little things that make you smile

We're giving away a Mountain Buggy nano, the ultimate travel stroller - and here are some of the great entries so far.

Win a Mountain Buggy nano

We?re giving away the new Mountain Buggy Nano - the lightweight travel buggy! So show us the little things that make you smile for your chance to win.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win a Mountain Buggy nano

We?re giving away the new Mountain Buggy Nano - the lightweight travel buggy! So show us the little things that make you smile for your chance to win.

Be careful what you say, your baby is listening

The importance of speaking to your baby even if they are not old enough to answer back has been highlighted by new research.

Win $1000 with Sea-Bands!

Three lucky fans can win a Sea-Band prize pack valued at over $1000 each, which includes two Sea-Bands plus a $1000 Eftpos gift card!

The beautiful moment a baby was born at the side of a road

It's not where she expected to give birth, but mum Corrine Cinatl is delighted that her daughter's roadside arrival was captured in a series of beautiful photos.

Doctor sings first Happy Birthday to newborns

His job is to deliver babies, but this US obstetrician also has a unique way of celebrating the miracle of life.

Join the Real Mums Test Drive Team

Five mums or mums-to-be will join the EB Test Drive Team and discover great items at an exclusive Big W event. (Sydney only.)

The Nappy Collective starts new drive

It's that time of year when the dedicated volunteers at The Nappy Collective do their bit to help out mums and children in need - and they need your help.

Baby shower cake wrecks

From misshapen cake babies to questionable text, from odd colour choices to internal organ recreation, these are the baby shower cakes that taste forgot.

Photographer captures the beauty of adoption

The love of a family is usually tough to capture on camera. This is an exception.

Pregnancy progression photo ideas

Want to record your pregnancy as your belly grows? Here are some creative, fun ideas for photo shoots along the way.

The myths and facts about "normal" breastfeeding

When it comes to successful breastfeeding, there is a wide variety to what is "normal", according to new research.

Tin can craft and DIY ideas

Got a few old formula, Milo or coffee cans around the house? Use these fantastic upcycling ideas to create items for around the house and yard.

Dads meet their newborn for the first time

Emotional photos of two fathers meeting their newborn son have resonated with viewers worldwide, attracting thousands of Facebook likes and shares.

Skin safety isn't just a summer worry

Lax about the slip slop slap with your kids as weather turns cooler? Here's a reminder as to why we have to remain vigilant for our children?s future health.

Personalised baby gifts

We've scoured the internet to find gorgeous personalised keepsakes and nursery decor to record baby name and dates. They make great gifts for christenings, name days and birthdays! (All prices in AU.)

Creative sleeping baby photoshoots

See how some parents and photographers have captured sleeping babies in unusual positions and using different props.

DIY kitchen and food hacks

DIY your way to a better kitchen and make cooking easier with our clever hacks. (Some content reproduced with permission from mashable.com.)

Winter warmers for babies and toddlers

Your baby or toddler will be nice and snug in these beautiful and fun winter pieces. Most are hand-made or knitted, and they're all designed to keep your little one toastie - and adorable!

 

Mind, body, beauty, life

Making time for me

We look at your wellbeing, covering health, relationships, beauty and fashion, mind and body.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.