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
Old-Fashioned Sweet Endings (Episode #603H)
KQED Life: Mon, Sep 15, 2014 -- 6:30 PM
Test cook Erin McMurrer shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the best Peaches and Cream Pie. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for rolling pins. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of pie crust. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to Cream Cheese Pound Cake.
Company's Coming (Episode #602H)
KQED Life: Mon, Sep 8, 2014 -- 6:30 PM
Test cook Bridget Lancaster revives a classic recipe for Crown Roast of Pork. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for measuring spoons. Next, host Christopher Kimball shares the test kitchen's top food safety tips. And finally, Bridget shows Chris how to make Parmesan-Crusted Asparagus.
Picnic in the Country (Episode #601H)
KQED Life: Mon, Sep 1, 2014 -- 6:30 PM
Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball the secrets to making perfect Honey Fried Chicken. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for cutting boards. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shares the test kitchen's tips for quick homemade chicken broth and updates an old-fashioned recipe for Amish Potato Salad.