Essential Pepin Previous Broadcasts

Egg-Ceptional (Episode #118H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 30, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Mollet Eggs Florentine; Eggs In Ramekins; Eggs En Cocotte; Scrambled Eggs In Bread Cases With Candied Oyster Mushrooms; Fines Herbs Omelet; Mushroom Omelet; Flat Potato Omelet.

Rollin' In Dough (Episode #117H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 28, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Soda Bread; Gros Pain; Long Proofed Baguette; Brioche; Bread Galettes.

Shell-Ebration (Episode #116H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 23, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Crab Cakes With Avocado Sauce; Oysters Madison; Mussels Poulette; Mussels Gratinee; Clam Fritters.

All Puffed Up (Episode #115H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 21, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Sugared Puff Paste Sticks; Fast Puff Pastry; Crystallized Puff Paste Of Orange; Choux A La Creme; Chocolate Paris-Brest Cake.

Sweets for My Sweet (Episode #103H)

KQED 9: Sat, Apr 19, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Tartelettes Aux Fruit Panaches; Tarte Tatin; Meme's Apple Tart; Individual Chocolate And Nut Pies.

Family Favorites (Episode #114H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 16, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Grilled Leg Of Lamb; Pork Loin Tournedos With Cream And Calvados; Puerto Rican Pork And Beans; Lamb Navarin.

Vegetable Bounty (Episode #113H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Endive With Olives; Stewed Navy Beans; Gratin Of Leeks; Classic Ratatouille; Tomatoes Maison.

Fruit Fete (Episode #112H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 9, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Good Lady Apples Bon Femme; Stew Of Red Summer Fruit; Braised Pears In A Caramel Sauce; Flambeed Bananas; Apple Fritters.

Cattle Call (Episode #111H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 7, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Grilled Steak With Lemon-Thyme Butter; Spicy Rib Roast; Veal Chops With Caper Sauce; Braised Beef In Red Wine.

Savory Staples (Episode #101H)

KQED 9: Sat, Apr 5, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Risotto With Vegetables; Darphin Potatoes; Skillet Sweet Potato; Green Couscous; Corn Polenta With Mushroom Ragout.

Easy and Elegant Seafood (Episode #110H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 2, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Lobster In Artichoke Hearts; Shrimp Pane On Watercress; Escoffier Quenelles; Monkfish Roulade.

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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Tues 9/29: Planned outage for KQET DT25 Over the Air signal

      (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) The Fremont Peak transmission tower will be undergoing one of its routine maintenance inspections Tuesday. We expect to shut down the KQET DT25 signal at approximately 2pm (along with other stations on the tower), and expect to return around 3pm. Most TVs will automatically recover the signals after an outage of […]

    • KQED DT9.1 ? 9.3, Sunday 9/20: Over the Air signal down

      UPDATE: KQED’s Sutro Tower signal was restored to full power shortly after 3pm on Monday. If your TV set has still not re-acquired the signal automatically, a rescan is probably in order. – – – – – – – – – UPDATE: Our over the air signal was restored at 50% power apx 4pm Sunday. […]

    • Mon 8/31: KQET Signal break-up (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3)

      UPDATE: As of shortly after 7pm Monday evening, repairs were completed at the KQET transmitter, and the signal appears to be stable. Thanks for your patience. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Original post Monday 11am: We are aware of the break-up […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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