- TV Guide
- Viet-Life magazine
- “Nightline” on ABC”
August 15, 2012
“MasterChef 2012 Season 3 Contestant Christine Ha: Our Exclusive Interview” | FoodBeat.com: I talk about my new tattoo. Surprise!
August 14, 2012
“Houston’s blind cook reveals her passion for snowboarding, winning & ruthless MasterChef judges” | CultureMap.com: Snowboarding, grad school, creative writing, and “MasterChef?” Call me a masochist.
“All Things Edible”: My turn to interview with the podcast show where I discuss useless kitchen tools. (Yes, microwaveable omelette maker, I’m talking to you.)
August 6, 2012
“Food with Famous People: The Culinary Genius of Christine Ha” | Punchnels: My very talented writer friend and colleague, Will Donnelly, writes a short piece about me, our car ride together, and my chicken tikka masala.
July 29, 2012
“Meet Christine Ha, the Blind Contestant on ‘MasterChef’” | PARADE Magazine: A blurb about me in the Personality section.
July 24, 2012
“Good Day L.A.” (9 AM) | FOX 11: I show the folks at “Good Day L.A.” how to make the chicken tikka masala we made in the Venice Beach food truck team challenge.
July 23, 2012
“MasterChef: Christine Ha Says People Say She’s a Hero” | People.com: Felix and I chat with People at the TCA FOX press conference.
July 17, 2012
“‘Blind Cook’ Serves Up Tough Competition on ‘MasterChef’” | “Tell Me More” NPR: Now I can scratch “take over NPR air waves” off my bucket list!
“Great Day Houston” (9 AM) | KHOU 11: I show Deborah Duncan how to make simple spicy lemongrass chicken.
July 3, 2012
“On MasterChef, Seeing Blind Chef Christine Ha Is Believing” | HULIQ.com: “Her ‘MasterChef’ journey has become the must-see event of the summer…”
June 29, 2012
US Weekly Magazine (issue date: July 9): A short short Q&A. I tell US Gordon is a little smitten with me.
June 26, 2012
E! News (7 & 11:30 PM ET/PT): A short interview with me, and the judges also each give their thoughts on me as a competitor.
June 21, 2012
“‘MasterChef sensation Christine Ha: Totally awesome, not totally blind” | EW.com: Blindness is often misconceived as having full vision or seeing nothing but darkness. I address this myth and discuss where I am on the vision spectrum with Entertainment Weekly.
June 15, 2012
“Christine Ha: MasterChef Contestant, Writer, and Cook” | American Foundation for the Blind: I give a little advice to those experiencing vision loss.
June 13, 2012
In Touch Magazine (issue date: June 25): There’s a profile piece on me that comes out on newsstands today.
June 12, 2012
“MasterChef: Blind Contestant Christine Ha Stirs Up Her Thai Basil Beef Dish” | “Access Hollywood Live”: Cooking the ground beef dish that officially clinched my spot in the top 18. Here’s where you can find the recipe for my Thai basil beef.
June 10, 2012
“Gordon Ramsay will be cooking–and boiling over–this summer” | Los Angeles Times: “[She] cooked like an angel but ended up inspiring the judges most of all with her sheer grit.” –Gordon Ramsay
June 7, 2012
“The talented cook who is holding her own on Gordon Ramsay’s MasterChef–despite being blind” | Daily Mail: Making international headlines. Double wow-wow-wee-wow. Includes a video clip.
June 6, 2012
“See-food chef: Blind contestant Christine was recruited for Ramsay’s show” | New York Post: I tell Gordon Ramsay he smells wonderful. And a funny side note: the journalist, Robert Rorke, who wrote this piece turned out to be an MFA alumnus of Warren Wilson which shares many of the same faculty as my Creative Writing Program at University of Houston. Thank you, Robert, for mentioning the other things I’ve accomplished outside of the kitchen.
People Magazine (issue date: June 18): A short profile about me hits the newsstands today.
June 5, 2012
“‘MasterChef’ Blind Chef Contestant: The Judges Discuss Christine’s Unique Advantage” | The Huffington Post: “She’s kind of amazing.” –Joe Bastianich
June 4, 2012
“Christine Ha is MasterChef’s First Blind Contestant” | People.com: Short piece about me that includes my audition video.
“Blind Cook’s Competitive Spirit Burns on Ramsay’s ‘MasterChef’” | The Houston Chronicle: I also make an appearance on the paper’s front page. Wow wow wee wow!
“Houston Blind Cook to Compete in ‘MasterChef’” | Yahoo! News
http://www.myfoxhouston.com/video?clipId=7360066&autostart=true”" target=”_blank”>Houston FOX morning news (9 AM): Cooking the same dish I made for Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich, and Graham Elliot when I vied for a “MasterChef” apron as part of the top 100. Then FOX comes again in the evening for an additional interview prior to my premiere watch party.
June 3, 2012
“Exclusive: Gordon Ramsay and the ‘MasterChef’ judges dish with Yahoo! TV” | Yahoo! TV: “That lady has an extraordinary palate, a palate of incredible finesse. She picks up hot ingredients, touches them, and she thinks about this image on the plate. She has the most disciplined execution on a plate that we’ve ever seen. But the palate is where it’s just extraordinary. And honestly, I know chefs with Michelin stars that don’t have palates like hers.” –Gordon Ramsay