The Taste Master
Twelve finalists, two judges and one epic prize. Watch the Season 5 premiere on Tuesday 23 April at 7pm on SABC2
The Taste Master
Twelve finalists, two judges and one epic prize. Watch the Season 5 premiere on Tuesday 23 April at 7pm on SABC2
WATCH THE SEASON 5 PREMIERE: TUESDAY 23 APRIL AT 7PM ON SABC2
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THE TASTE MASTER SA IS BACK!!

South Africa, get ready to be inspired by 14 bakers vying to be crowned #TheTasteMasterSA 2024! From baking brilliance to jaw-dropping flops, this season has it all – drama, tension, and unforgettable moments! 

Up for grabs this season… R150 000 from Capitec – a boost of capital to grow your career, R100 000 to spend at Samsung, R100 000 of Kitchen Aid equipment and a blast chiller from Electrical Industries Online to the value of R65 000.

Watch the Season 5 Premiere Tuesday 23 April at 7pm on SABC2. 

This season I will be looking for innovation and creativity.

MEET THE SEASON 5 JUDGES

For Season 3 I will be looking for contestants to showcase their personalities in their bakes and show us their baking skills.

MEET ALL THE SEASON 5 CONTESTANTS

WATCH THE TASTE MASTER SA EPISODES

Missed an episode? Watch Season 1 – 4 on our YouTube Channel!

We are thrilled to announce our partnership with The Taste Master SA Season 5. This successful show has a proven track record of transforming passionate bakers into culinary maestros. We are excited to be a part of this journey and look forward to inspiring more creativity in the kitchen and baking more memories with Royal Baking Powder, South Africa’s iconic baking staple.

Taste Masters SA: Baking Edition is going to uncover a treasure trove of new talent, and Royal Baking Powder is going to be there every step — and spoon — of the way, helping these soon-to-be master-bakers as they whip up their culinary creations.

RECIPES FROM THE SHOW

SEASON 4 EPISODE 13: THE GRAND FINALE PART 2

Maxine's Wedding Cake
Molly's Wedding Cake
Lesego's Wedding Cake

SEASON 4 EPISODE 12: THE GRAND FINALE PART 1

Molly’s Hors D’oeuvres
Lesego’s Hors D’oeuvres
Maxine’s Hors D’oeuvres

SEASON 4 EPISODE 11: THE MEMORIES CHALLENGE

Luke Dale Roberts' Masterclass LDR Pork and Leek Pie
Maxine’s Memory Spread
Nolan’s Memory Spread
Lesego’s Memory Spread
Molly’s Memory Spread

SEASON 4 EPISODE 10: THE QUICK BREAD CHALLENGE

Fritz’s Masterclass Brioche Dough
Bao Bun Food Truck
Cardamom Bun Spicy Burgers and Masala Chai Mandazi
Apple Cinnamon Roll with Maple Frosting and Loaded Focaccia Sandwich
Pork Bao Buns and Black Sesame Cherry Donuts
Rosemary and Walnut Bread with Soup and Cream Cheese Sweet Bread with Cherries

SEASON 4 EPISODE 9: SURPRISE THE SENSES CHALLENGE

Chef Wandile’s Masterclass Passion Fruit Dessert
Sweet Rice Pudding
Umphokoqho ka Amasi Plated Dessert
Tropical Chocolate Window to the Soul
Summer Berry Mousse Surprise
Pistachio Sponge with White Chocolate, Berry and Basil
Deconstructed Pineapple Frangipane Tart 

SEASON 4 EPISODE 8: THE CHEESE BOARD CHALLENGE

Chef Amy’s Masterclass Cheese Board
A Tour of Winelands Tastes Cheese Board
Charcuterie Board
Rustic Rosemary Cheeseboard
Wine-lands Medley Cheeseboard

SEASON 4 EPISODE 7: THE KIDS PARTY CHALLENGE

Chef Keshree’s Masterclass Cakesicles
Team Red’s Galaxy Themed Kids Party Treats
Team Blue's Kids Party Treats

SEASON 4 EPISODE 6: THE COOKIE AND MILK CHALLENGE

Spiced Black Sesame Seed and Cherry Milkshake & Spiced Butter Cookies
Giant Red Velvet Cookie and Bombay Crush
Carrot Cake Cookies
Bacon and Maple Syrup Cookies and Hot Spiced Bourbon Milk
Butter Cookies
Millionaire Shortbread Cookie Disk
White Chocolate Pistachio Dipped Cookie with Turkish Falooda Milk

SEASON 4 EPISODE 5: THE COOKIE HOUSE CHALLENGE

Alice's Materclass Cape Dutch Cookie House
Pedestal Cookie House
Upside Down Cookie House
Muizenburg Cookie Huts

SEASON 4 EPISODE 4: THE NEWSTALGIA CHALLENGE

Chef Tjaart Walraven's Masterclass Gourmet Banana Bread
Chocolate Malt Cake
Liquorice Tart
Hotdog Eclairs
Cream Cheese Puffs
Top Deck Cake
Kwesta Ginger Beer Cheese Cake

SEASON 4 EPISODE 3: THE INTERNATIONAL FLAVOURS CHALLENGE

Zola's Materclass Mango, Strawberry Coconut Tart
Thandai Layered Cake with Coconut Cream
Victoria Sponge Cake
Lizelle-recipe-ep3
Matcha Swiss Roll
Amarula Choux Tart with Chocolate Ganache
Tiramisu Entremet

SEASON 4 EPISODE 2: THE PUDDING & PARMALAT CUSTARD CHALLENGE

Anna Stofberg's Modern Malva
Glenda's Orange infused malva cupcakes
Lizelle's Parmalat Winter Pudding
Damien’s Banana Sponge with Chocolate Mousse and Caramel Sauce
Chantelle’s Amarula Malva Pudding
CinaJane Pumpkin Pudding

SEASON 4 EPISODE 1: THE HERO INGREDIENTS CHALLENGE

Lavender and White Chocolate Cake
Honey and Cinnamon Cake
Cardamom and Coffee Cake
Rooibos and Apple Cake
Macadamia Nut and Citrus Cake

WHO WILL BECOME the next taste master?

THE SHOW

SA’s hottest baking talent are put to the test with a series of challenging tasks  in the hopes of becoming the next culinary sensation.  Click here to find out more about the weekly challenges from Season 1, 2, 3 & 4. 

AIRING SOON

The Taster Master Season 4 will premiere on Tuesday 23 April at 7pm on SABC2.

Terms & Conditions

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Click here for the contestant Ts&Cs