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'It's honestly so ridiculous!' Viewers slam MasterChef producers after Muslim contestant Amina Elshafei couldn't taste her own dish because the meat wasn't halal

By Mary Mrad For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 03:26 BST, 8 May 2020 | Updated: 03:26 BST, 8 May 2020

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MasterChef's Amina Elshafei wasn't able to taste her dishes during Thursday night's episode because the meat wasn't halal. 

The Muslim contestant, 35, who cooked five plates in a sushi train challenge, had to ask Emelia Jackson to taste her bulgogi for her. 

Viewers slammed MasterChef producers on Twitter, saying they should of supplied Amina with halal meat so she would be able to try her meals before serving them.

'It's honestly so ridiculous!' Viewers slammed MasterChef producers after Muslim contestant Amina Elshafei (pictured) couldn't taste her dish because the meat wasn't halal on Thursday

'It's honestly so ridiculous!' Viewers slammed MasterChef producers after Muslim contestant Amina Elshafei (pictured) couldn't taste her dish because the meat wasn't halal on Thursday

'Why is the meat not halal when the competitor is Muslim? How can MasterChef not accomodate for her? Honestly so ridiculous. How hard can it be to attain halal meat for a challenge that she is knowingly competing in,' one person tweeted.

Another wrote: 'So why didn't she get halal beef? Makes no sense.' 

'How come they can't supply Amina with halal meat so she can taste her dishes,' one person commented.

'They knew Amina was cooking, couldn't they make

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