They've made it a cooking show without the cooking. It's all faux tension and mean looks to each other.
Now we even have the judges sitting on the desk whilst deliberating.
It does add something to the dishing up however as we haven't seen or even heard of half the ingredients that suddenly appear.
"Ox cheeks? Since when? Fennel crisps? Where did they come from? Where did that lobster powder come from and what the hell is it anyway?"