Girl Talk with MasterChef Winner Claudia Sandoval!

In case you missed it Claudia Sandoval was the winner of Season 6 MasterChef on the FOX Network! She’s the first Latina to take the top spot and wow… she so deserves it! We had the opportunity to speak with Claudia on our podcast Girl Talk y Mรกs and she goes into detail about her entire journey. Like many Mexican Americans, Claudia has a passion for cooking. She grew up helping her Mother, Tia’s and Abuelita peel chilies and prepare cactus petals at the age of 4 … so you could say becoming a MasterChef is her calling!

Girl Talk with Master Chef Winner Claudia Sandoval!

Claudia is a single mom of her beautiful daughter , author of her best selling book A Taste of Mexicoย and the newly announced international brand ambassador for Tajinย … How awesome is that! Claudia put her heart and soul into her MasterChef experience by traveling to places such as the Dominican Republic and learning their techniques and incorporated them into all the Mexican dishes we know and love! Make sure to listen to our podcast interview to hear the story that made it possible for her to even audition and be on the show.. it’s truly amazing the drive and passion Claudia personifies and it eventually led to her dreams becoming a reality!

Claudia’s book “A Taste of Mexico” has the most unique recipes and techniques that give a new twist on traditional Mexican American recipes! You can find recipes such as Grilled Swordfish, Cilantro Lime Chicken and my favorite Tres Leches Cake!!! Claudia also shares unique sauces and salsa recipes that are so Delicious!

ย Pick up a copy of Claudia’s Book Here!

Claudia, Shaun and Luca the other finalist from the show are collaborating to bring online cooking classes to anyone that is wants to up their cooking game! Theseย All New Online Cooking Classes with MasterChefย are not just any cooking class. the MasterChefs are available as the class is going on in real time to answer questions and guide the participants through the recipes step by step. How amazing is that! Check out the MasterChef Online Classes and learn some new recipes with the MasterChef team!

Girl Talk with Master Chef Winner Claudia Sandoval!

Listen to Claudia’s full interview on our podcast Girl Talk y Mas, and be sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel for more recipes!

Photo Credit:

Claudia Sandoval’s Instagram

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  1. Super happy for Claudia Sandoval! I can’t wait to listen to the podcast. I can’t wait to try some of her recipes.

  2. Congrats Claudia. She deserved it and thanks for sharing details about her.

  3. Stefanie says:

    Congrats!! Well deserved! Itยดs really interesting to find out more about her

  4. Its lovely to know her personally !! how she started her life as a single parent to master chief winner !!

  5. TheMrsTee says:

    What an amazing story or pushing through to your passions!

  6. I love that the Masterchef classes are going to be online.Claudias story is very inspiring .Just proves that if you try hard God listens.

  7. Yay! Congrats to her! She is a girlboss!

    1. says:

      She sure is Anali, her story was like Whoooaaa! Thanks so much for stopping by!

  8. Congratulations to Claudia! Thanks for sharing her story!

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