MasterChef The Professionals 2021 has won, and the final episode was quite nerve-wracking. The hunt for the show’s 15th champion has come to a rest. Dan Lee, Birmingham’s private chef, has lifted the trophy. He was among 32 professional chefs who participated in the show. The show ran for 6 weeks, and Dan Lee completed all his tasks perfectly and survived this tough competition.
For those who are wondering about the prize of winning MasterChef The Professionals 2021, there is no cash prize given to the winner of the show as it is more about gaining credibility and improving the culinary career of the participants. Winners receive a trophy so that they can remember all the hard work they did through those challenging 6 weeks. Winning the show itself is a great thing as it will surely boost their careers.
Who is Dan Lee on MasterChef The Professionals 2021?
Dan Lee, 32 years old, is a Private Chef, and he has won BBC’s MasterChef The Professionals 2021. In order to win, he beat Liam Rogers and Aaron Middleton. He won the title with the help of his time in Singapore, where he worked for Table65 and his Asian cooking.
In the show’s final episode, the three chefs were given three hours, and in that time, they had to cook three dishes each. Lee made a rice dish and chicken in which the chicken breast was stuffed with sesame oil, chicken thigh mince, ginger, spring onion and Thai pandan leaves.
Dan Lee managed to wow all the three judges- Marcus Wareing, Monica Galetti and Gregg Wallace. His Asian and Modern European styled dishes successfully won the heart of the judges. Marcus Wareing even described Dan Lee as a star in the making. The judges are full of praises for Dan Lee, and he is also quite overwhelmed after winning the trophy.
Dan has been quite a journey on the show, and he is quite proud after winning the trophy. Dan is from Birmingham, and he also got his Diploma in Cookery from the University College of Birmingham. Now he is a private chef and did his residencies in various restaurants. His father is Chinese, and his mother is British. SO, he grew up with both these cuisines.
Is Dan Lee of MasterChef The Professionals 2021 married?
Dan Lee is quite a private person who likes to keep his life in folds and away from the public’s eyes. Till now, there is no news regarding his marital status or his children.
What is MasterChef The Professionals 2021?
MasterChef, The Professionals, is a competitive cooking show which was initially released on BBC Two in 2008 and then it came on this network till 2019. Later in 2020, it was shifted to BBC One. The show is a spin-off to the Master Chef series and is a show specially created for professional chefs. Franc Roddam writes it.
As the show judges, we see Gregg Wallace, Marcus Wareing, Michel Roux Jr. and Monica Galetti. Sean Pertwee and India Fisher narrate the show. Franc Roddam, Carla-Maria Lawson, and Elisabeth Murdoch are the show’s executive producers. Each episode runs for 39-60 minutes. Shine TV and Ziji Productions are the production companies behind the show.
How to Watch MasterChef The Professionals 2021?
MasterChef The Professionals 2021 started on November 8, 2021, and then its finale was aired on BBC One on December 16, 2021, at 9:00 p.m. To watch all the previous episodes of MasterChef The Professionals 2021, people can search them on iPlayer.