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The most popular MasterChef winners have proved their skills in the kitchen by churning out some fantastic meals to wow judges and audiences. Who's your favorite MasterChef contender? There's nothing easy about being on any reality television program, but it takes a great amount of skill and quick thinking to create delicious gourmet dishes when facing challenges like ingredient restrictions and tight time constraints. Who are the best MasterChef winners? Help decide below! 

Judged by the notoriously temperamental Gordon Ramsey, the below competitors proved their skills in the kitchen and prepared a stunning final meal that secured them the top spot in the competition. Successful MasterChef winners often brought inspiring stories to the table. Season 3's Christine Hà, for example, cooked while nearly completely blind and season 8 winner Dino Luciano has spoken openly about his struggles with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. You'll find these and other contestants below on this list of past MasterChef winners. Vote the most talented cooks to the top! 

Christine Hà is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MasterChef Winners, Ranked
Photo:  Fox
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Christine Hà


Winner: Season 3 (2012)
Winning Meal: Thai papaya salad with crab and vegetables, braised pork belly with rice, kale, and mushrooms, and coconut lime sorbet

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Shaun O'Neale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MasterChef Winners, Ranked
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Shaun O'Neale


Winner: Season 7 (2016)
Winning Meal: Halibut cheeks, carrot puree, pickled mushrooms, spice-rubbed venison with onions and smoked plums, and a salted caramel tart

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Dino Angelo Luciano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MasterChef Winners, Ranked
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Dino Angelo Luciano


Winner: Season 8 (2017)
Winning Meal: Calamari, clams, rack of lamb, caponata, roasted pistachio tiramisu, orange mascarpone cream, and pistachio tuile

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Courtney Lapresi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MasterChef Winners, Ranked
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Courtney Lapresi


Winner: Season 5 (2014)
Winning Meal: Crispy pig's ear with dandelion and fennel salad, duck breast with vegetables, and cherry meringue with salted chocolate and almonds 

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