Masterchef Ingredients

All these ingredients below have been ulitised by Masterchef Australia. The small pack size is ideal to allow a couple of attempts at the various challenges. All masterclass ingredients we supplied are available in this category. Larger quantities of all these ingredients are also available from our website.

The Melbourne Food Depot has been involved in all series of Masterchef so far:
Season one -  ingredients and filming of a contestants back story in our Melbourne showroom.
Season two - invited up to film in Sydney using a lot of our products
Season three - imported specialist products for the overseas guest chef's masterclasses.

Season four - ingredients were supplied for the Melbourne filming, guest masterclasses and the All star series.
Season five - ingredients were supplied for the Professional Session as well as the standard session.
Season six - ingredients were supplied throughout the filming session, including masterclasses.
Season seven - ingredients were supplied for the entire session with a focus on our glitters and FD products.



Agar Agar Powder 40g

Agar Agar Powder features strongly in many Masterchef Australia recipes over the many seasons. This zip lock size is ideal for the home cook.

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AUD$17.40

Apricot Pieces (FD) 20g

These apricot pieces have been cut from freeze dried whole apricots. The whole fruit is frozen and then transferred into our freeze drying machine. After many hours the fruit is removed with no water content but maximum flavour.

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AUD$15.40

Atomised Glucose Powder (DE21) 130g

Atomized Glucose Powder DE21 is used in manufacture of pastries, ice creams, sorbets, and confectionery.

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AUD$13.75

Beetroot Powder (AD) 200g

This Beetroot powder is air dried (AD) and can be used as a natural food colouring or to increase vitamin intake by adding to smoothies.

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AUD$21.75

Black Sesame Seeds 50g Zip

Whole dehulled black sesame seeds. These seeds are from the same as the more popular white/buff variety. Pastry chefs are looking towards this new colour to trick and fool the eye with flavour and texture.

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AUD$4.95

Blue Cheese Powder 80g

NEW PRODUCT JUST RELEASED, Blue vein cheese powder. This product has only been released for a few days and new uses are being discovered daily.

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AUD$19.80

Bubble Gum Flavour 100% 50ml

The bubblegum flavour manufactured by The Melbourne Food Depot is very strong so a little goes a long way. If you have been using a different product please do a small trial and adjust your recipe accordingly.

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AUD$36.50

Calcium Carbonate Powder 300g

Calcium Carbonate (E170) can have many applications below are some of the many uses for this product.

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AUD$24.20

Calcium Carbonate Powder 40g

Calcium Carbonate (E170) can have many applications below are some of the many uses for this product.

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AUD$13.75

Callebaut Cocoa Powder Alkalised (Dutch) 80g

This is just magnificent Cocoa powder. Grown in Africa and processed in the EU. Fat content 11.32. Now in a zip loch bag.

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AUD$8.00

Callebaut Couveture Dark Callets 53.8% 1Kg Bag

Callebaut Couveture Dark Callets 53.8% handy 1Kg Bag. Well balanced bitter cocoa taste. Cocoa Solids min 53.8%

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AUD$33.50

Callebaut Couveture Milk Callets 33.6% 1Kg Bag

Callebaut Couveture Milk Callets 33.6% 1Kg Bag. Balanced milk, cocoa and caramel taste. Min 33.6% Cocoa Solids and 21.8% milk solids.

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AUD$35.50

Callebaut Couveture White Callets 28% 1Kg Bag

Callebaut Couveture White Callets 28% 1Kg Bag. With a balanced creamy milk taste. Min 28% cocoa solids and 23% milk solids.

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AUD$35.90

Carrageenan Powder IOTA 20g

IOTA dissolves in cold water and is heated to around 80 degrees for gelification. A soft gel that does not form while the mixture is stirred. If the gel breaks, it will reform if allowed to rest.

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AUD$22.00

Carrageenan Powder Kappa 20g

KAPPA will mix while cold and bring to the boil. Its rapid gelification allows the user to cover ingredients. Once the gel has set it can withstand temperatures of up to 60 degrees.

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AUD$35.95

Carrageenan Powder Lambda 20g

Carrageenan Powder Lambda non-gelling, high viscosity and cold-soluble. Ideal for instant whipped creams or milk shakes,

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AUD$26.95

Cheese Powder (High Flavour) 150g

High flavour used for coating snack foods.

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AUD$24.20

Cola Brown Colour Powder 20g

This cola brown colour has been designed for beverages. It will yield a colour very similar to a well known cola brand. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$14.25

Dextrose Powder 200g

Dextrose powder in a small size perfect for testing a new recipe.

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AUD$5.25

Dill Pollen 28g tin

Dill pollen is highly aromatic and is used spairlingly like fennel pollen. uses include smoked salmon

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AUD$46.50

Disposable Green Piping bags on a roll x 14

These hygienic piping bags are ideal for cold and light fillings, especially macaron piping with a hygienic non slip outer. Large size (530 x 280mm)

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AUD$23.50

Edible Glitter Powder - Gold 24g

Edible Gold Glitter Powder adds that special extra something to your cakes or chocolates. Being a versatile fine powder product, compared to others on the market, makes application easy to cakes or chocolates.

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AUD$27.50

Edible Glitter Powder - Pearl White 24g

Edible Glitter Pearl White Powder adds that special extra something to your cakes or chocolates. Being a versatile product with really fine flakes, compared to others on the market, makes application easy to cakes or chocolates.

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AUD$22.00

Egg Albumen Powder 170g

Egg Albumen is lactose and cholesterol free and contains virtually no fat. It contains no fillers or bulking agents.

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AUD$19.00

Emerald Green Colour Powder 100g

This green colour has a shade to green apples. This powder has a pure dye content of 73.4% and is suited for water appliactions. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

AUD$77.00

Emerald Green Colour Powder 20g

This green colour has a shade to green apples. This powder has a pure dye content of 73.4% and is suited for water appliactions. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$17.50

Fennel Pollen 28g Tin

Fennel Pollen Spice is 100% natural certified organic raw pollen of the Fennel plant. This Fennel Pollen is grown on the Californian central coast. It is hand picked and packaged to ensure the finest quality.

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AUD$44.25

Fructose 200g

Fructose, known a fruit sugar, is the sweetest of the natural sugars. It has a clean flavour which is more intense and is perceived more quickly than sucrose or dextrose. Starting material is beet sugar.

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AUD$11.55

Gelatin Leaves Gold sheets x 12

Gold Leaf Gelatin Sheets in one pack containing 12 units, each sheet is approx 1.6g Boiling gelatin denatures the proteins and thereby stops gelatin ability to set. Always re hydrate the leaves in cold water.

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AUD$5.95

Gellan Gum Powder (High Acyl) 20g

Kelcogel® LT100 is fine mesh, high acyl gellan, which forms soft, elastic, non-brittle gels. Soluble in hot water and has a set temperature of 70º-80ºC.

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AUD$26.20

Gellan Gum Powder (Low Acyl) 20g

Gellan Gum Powder (Low Acyl) is used by many chefs and highlighted on Masterchef Australia. This Gellan produces firm, brittle texture gels with excellent thermal stability.

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AUD$25.95

Glucano Delta Lactone (GDL) 80g

Glucono delta-lactone (GDL) is a naturally-occurring food additive (E575) used as a sequestrant, an acidifier, or a curing, pickling, or leavening agent. Pure GDL is a white odorless crystalline powder.

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AUD$8.80

Glycerine Liquid (BP) 1.3kg Jerrycan

Glycerin (Glycerine) Liquid in handy jerrycan. This size is ideal to test small product batches, use for herbal extraction or home use. This product is derived from vegetable sources (coconut oil).

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AUD$47.95

Grant King's Liquid Gnocchi Pressure Test Pack

Do you dare to try Janice Wong's pressure test dish that sent Rose home? We have put together a pack containing of all the ingredients we supplied the masterchef kitchen for this elimination challenge.

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AUD$36.50

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Green Colour (Apple) Powder 20g

This green colour has a shade to green apples. This powder has a pure dye content of 73.4% and is suited for water appliactions. This product is GMO free, Halal and Kosher certified.

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AUD$15.75

Guar Gum Powder 200g

Used in many applications including as a binder, flour free breads/cakes, weight loss aids and cosmetics.

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AUD$24.75

Gum Tragacanth Powder 20g

Tragacanth gum is a water-soluble carbohydrate gum This is used by cake makers for all sorts of applications. It was used in Masterchef to apply flowers made of icing.

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AUD$14.20

Invert Sugar 1.4Kg Jerrycan

Invert Sugar also known as tremoline. The crystal-inhibiting characteristics of invert means that the shelf life of many products can be extended.

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AUD$25.00

Invert Sugar 300g

Smaller container of Invert Sugar (tremoline) which is perfect for home users. The crystal-inhibiting characteristics of invert means that the shelf life of many products can be extended.

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AUD$12.50

ISI Cream Charger Bulbs N2O (box of 10)

Each Austrian-manufactured iSi Cream Charger is made under rigorous quality control. All chargers are individually weighed and stamped with a lot number that can be traced back to its date of manufacture. These standards ensure you receive the right amoun

AUD$9.99

Isomalt Granules 300g

Isomalt is used in premium quality confectionery and food products. It is seen as an ideal alternative for conventional sugars or sweeteners. Replaces sugar in a 1:1 ratio, providing both bulk and texture

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AUD$19.50