We Were All So Upset to Lose Sass Queen Reece Hignell From MasterChef Tonight
Cooking for the judges and six celebrity chefs, Matt Stone, Jo Barrett, Shannon Martinez, Peter Gunn, Darren Purchese and Kirsten Tibballs, Reece was tasked with making a vegetable entree in two hours. He chose to make a roast beetroot with a goat's cheese foam and hazelnut chocolate crunch, and a shiraz vinaigrette.
While he was excited about making the veggie dish, the judges pointed out that his dish might have been "safe", which led Reece to add extra elements like lemon myrtle throughout his cook. The extra elements meant that his dish was ultimately out of proportion and unevenly seasoned.
Even if tonight wasn't his night, Reece has definitely garnered a sea of devoted fans who were distraught to see their sassy favourite leave: