Pankaj is the winner!
Pankaj is India's first Masterchef. Jayanandan gets an appointment from Hotel Leela Kempinski.
On equal terms
Out of 3 votes, 1 is in favour of Jayanandan while 1 is in Pankaj's favour.
The judges take the voting box in front of a live audience to announce the winner.
Farah withdraws as a judge as she feels both are MasterChefs for her. Akshay, Kunal and Ajay cast their vote as a form of judgement.
Tasting the dishes
The judges taste the dishes made by the finalists and discuss it.
The judges are happy
The judges are happy with the amount of work and innovation Pankaj and Jayanandan have come up with.
The final task for Pankaj and Jayanandan is to use Amul Gouda Cheese as their core ingredient.
Katrina and Akshay are to prepare a Spanish omlette. Akshay tricks Katrina and pours a bowl of salt in the mixture.
Katrina and Akshay's challenge
Everybody is excited as Katrina Kaif is called as the next guest. Akshay and Katrina end up challenging each other.
Farah Khan is welcomed
For the next task, Farah Khan will also be one of the judges.
Radhicka does not make it to the top 2. She is still happy to achieve the title of a Chef.
Before passing the judgement, Akshay surprises the finalists by bringing in their family members.
Getting the croquemboche out
The most difficult part of the task is to get the croquemboche out of the mould in the right manner.
Tips to finalists
Chef Avijit and Chef Kunal give tips to the finalists and ask them to rush.
The tension of the finalists is visible. Pankaj commits a mistake in the simplest of steps.
Chef Avijit Ghosh's challenge
The finalists face one of the toughest challenges from the best pastry Chef in the country, Avijit Ghosh.
The three finalists
The three finalists are brought in the MasterChef Kitchen. Akshay tells them that there are surprises lined ahead.