Melissa Leong

Portrait of Melissa Leong

Masterchef Australia judge, food writer


There isn't much Melissa Leong hasn't had to do with when it comes to food in Australia. A freelance food and travel writer, food media consultant, radio broadcaster, television presenter, MC and cookbook editor, this first generation Singaporean Australian isn't afraid to consume anything at least once.
Melissa's work as a television host and judge can currently be seen on Channel 10’s Masterchef Australia, alongside fellow judges Jock Zonfrillo and Andy Allen. Her previous work on SBS Television's hit series The Chefs' Line is currently on Netflix US.