Top Chef Masters
Top Chef Masters is an American reality competition series that aired 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. The show is different from Top Chef, which typically features younger professional cooks who are still rising in the food service industry.
|Top Chef Masters|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||5|
|No. of episodes||41|
|Running time||42 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Magical Elves Productions|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
|Original release||June 10, 2009 –|
September 25, 2013
|1||Rick Bayless||Michael Chiarello||Hubert Keller||June 10, 2009 – August 19, 2009||Kelly Choi||James Oseland|
|2||Marcus Samuelsson||Rick Moonen||Susur Lee||April 7, 2010 – June 9, 2010|
|3||Floyd Cardoz||Mary Sue Milliken||Traci Des Jardins||April 6, 2011 – June 15, 2011||Curtis Stone||James Oseland|
|4||Chris Cosentino||Kerry Heffernan||July 25, 2012 – September 26, 2012||James Oseland|
|5||Douglas Keane||Bryan Voltaggio||Jennifer Jasinski||July 24, 2013 – September 25, 2013||James Oseland|
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