MasterChef Canada premieres Thursday, March 2 across the country for its fourth season, with returning judges Claudio Aprile, Michael Bonacini, and Alvin Leung.
The competitive cooking show hosts 24 home cooks in its opening episode airing on CTV at 8pm MST.
In the first episode, chefs will be given unexpected challenges with only 12 participants making it to the next episode.
Calgary home cooks
Representing Calgary amongst the final 24 are home cooks are Ali Jadavji, Chris Rivest, and Jillian Nowak.
Instagram & Twitter: @alijadavji
Occupation: Nutrition Specialist/YouTuber
Occupation: Food Blogger
Instagram & Twitter: @jillianraecooks
The top 24 are all competing for a $100,000 cash prize and the title of Canada’s next MasterChef.