MasterChef’s Ping Coombes reveals ‘a woman in labour refused to go to hospital til she’d eaten my desert!’ (VIDEO)

MasterChef champion Ping Coombes reveals that her food is hard to resist, so moreish in fact that a woman in labour refused to go to hospital until she’d been served desert!

Ping and other MasterChef winners and finalist are running a pop-up MasterChef resturant on top of What’s on TV’s offices in central London.

Ping explains: “Last night a pregnant woman was eating my laksa when she went into labour, but refused to leave for hospital until she’d had my coconut panna cotta desert.

“I’m just hoping she’s going to name her baby ‘Ping’!”

Watch the interview with Ping, her fellow finalist Luke Owen and 2009 winner Mat Follas, above.