Kitchen Super star – Season 3 started on 2nd August, 2014. The host of the show and one of the judges Suresh is a renowned actor and also has excellent cooking skills. The other two judges are
Chef Venkatesh Bhat
from Accord Metropolitan and Dr. Dhamu.
This season there is more innovation when compared to the other seasons. This time, the show also features 6 Chefs from various hotels. The 12 contestants are paired such that each chef can guide two contestants. The judges made it clear that the recipe for the dish must come from the contestants. However, the Chefs will guide them through their dish. Chef Bhat also informed the contestants and the viewers that the Chef continues in the show as long as the contestants continue i.e., if both the contestants assigned to a Chef are eliminated then the Chef cannot continue in the show.
The list of contestants and their Chefs are Vishnu and Shalini with Chef Saravanan from The Park, Nandhinee and Velmurugan with Chef Subbu from Hyatt, Brindha Das and Madan with Chef Senthil from Hilton, Samantha and Singapore Deepan with Chef Nandhakumar from Le Royal Meridien, Anitha and Douglas Moorthy with Chef Padhmanabhan from Ramada and finally Priyanka Deshpande and Diwakar with Chef Senthil from Hyatt.
The third episode had elimination of two members as the second show did not have any elimination. The topic for the episode was Dream Platter. In this episode, Anitha was replaced by Uma temporarily. Unfortunately, she and Douglas Moorthy along with Chef Padhmanabhan from Ramada could not continue in the show.
This show is aired every Saturday at 8:00 PM in Vijay TV.