Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen
This series brings the venerable crew of America's Test Kitchen to a renovated 200-year-old farmhouse to experiment with classic American recipes. The ATK team, led by Christopher Kimball, explores the most reliable and cost-effective cookware, kitchen tools and supermarket foods for the home cook. Some of the delectable creations include a 3-layered chocolate blackout cake, garlic roast beef, raspberry chiffon pie, Lexington-style pulled pork and potluck mac and cheese.
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen Previous Broadcasts
Backyard Barbecue (Episode #606H)
KQED Life: Mon, Oct 20, 2014 -- 6:30 PM
Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the best Barbecued Pulled Chicken. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for electric charcoal starters. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of ice cream cones. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make the ultimate South Dakota Corncob-Smoked Ribs.
Italian Made Easy (Episode #605H)
KQED Life: Mon, Oct 13, 2014 -- 6:30 PM
Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making Grandma Pizza at home. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of tortellini. Next, Bridget shares the test kitchen's guide to cutting terms. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make perfect Slow-Cooker Minestrone.
Great American Meat and Potatoes (Episode #604H)
KQED Life: Mon, Oct 6, 2014 -- 6:30 PM
Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Atlanta Brisket. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of steak sauce. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make Roasted Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes.