'MasterChef' seeks home cooks
If you think you have what it takes to face chef Gordon Ramsay, producers of the popular FOX reality cooking show "MasterChef" are conducting a nationwide search for the best home cooks to participate in its highly-anticipated seventh season.
Here are the basic criteria:
>> Must be 18 years or older on Jan. 1, 2016.
>> Must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
>> Must not currently work or previously worked as a professional chef in any setting.
>> Must not receive main source of income from preparing and/or cooking fresh foods in a professional environment (e.g., restaurants, hotels, canteens, catering, etc).
If you think you have what it takes in the kitchen to compete among the best home cooks in America, visit www.masterchefcasting.com to apply. Completed applications and video submissions must be received by noon Oct. 9.
Nadine Kam is Style Editor and staff restaurant critic at the Honolulu Star-Advertiser; her coverage is in print on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Contact her via email at email@example.com and follow her on Twitter, Instagram and Rebel Mouse.