When you watch cooking shows there are often a few unlikely ingredients getting mixed together that you would never choose to put together. Personally, I've never been able to get my head around carrot cake (it's a cake, but with root vegetables? What's next? Potato scones *wink*?!)

Normally the chefs behind these quirky mash-up dishes manage to not only make their products look incredible, but also edible!

But one MasterChef contestant left viewers scandalised this week after her dessert confused a lot of people. Here's the clip that got everyone talking...

Credit: BBC

Natalie decided to deviate from the norm when she concocted a chocolate mousse with sweet potato and viewers at home were horrified:

What do you think? Would you be tempted to sample sweet potato chocolate mousse? We have seen it around in a fair few places to be honest, so it isn't a new idea, but it seems people just aren't ready for it.

Jack Rear

Jack is a writer at Pretty52. His hobbies include charging admission at weddings and eating glitter. Rumour has it he was thrown out of Taylor Swift's squad for showing too much belly button.

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