Many have tried, but so far, only nine of the country's top chefs have successfully earned the title of Master Chef.
It's been a long nine seasons, but do you remember the time Gordon Ramsay told a contestant to go back home, gather new ingredients, and prepare a different meal that showcased the true essence her culture?
And how beautiful was it to see a son cook in honor of his late mother while wearing her old apron?
Heart-warming moments like these are unforgettable. But in case you did forget, click on the video below to see this tear-jerking recap of some of the greatest auditions of all time on MasterChef.