Essential Pepin Previous Broadcasts

Fowl Play (Episode #126H)

KQED Life: Wed, May 28, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Turkey Cutlets In Anchovy-Lemon Sauce; Grilled Chicken With Tarragon Butter; Roast Capon With Cognac And Mustard Sauce; Ballottine Of Chicken With Spinach Filling.

Ocean Options (Episode #125H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 26, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Brandade De Morue Au Gratin; Sea Bass In Shredded Potato Skin; Nage Courte Of Striped Bass; Codfish In Olive Oil And Horseradish Sauce.

Sweet Endings (Episode #124H)

KQED Life: Wed, May 21, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Chocolate Mint Truffettes; Quick Almond And Plum Cake; Tuiles A L'orange; Summer Cornets Susie.

Eggs-Quisite (Episode #123H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 19, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Quiche With Bacon; Eggs Jeannette; Flan With Green Herbs; Spinach, Ham And Parmesan Souffle.

Special Spuds (Episode #106H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 17, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Garlic Mashed Potatoes; Potato Ragout; Gratin Dauphinoise; Cream Puff Potatoes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Channel 9: Sat, May 17, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Good Catch! (Episode #122H)

KQED Life: Wed, May 14, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Grilled Swordfish With Spicy Yogurt Sauce; Baked Mackerel With Potatoes And Onions; Seafood With "Handkerchiefs"; Poached Trout In Vegetable Broth.

Light As Air (Episode #121H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 12, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Meringue Shells With Chantilly Cream; Macaroons; Chocolate Roll; Chocolate Souffle Cake With Raspberry Sauce.

Fine Finishes (Episode #105H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 10, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Cheesecake With Apricot-Blueberry Sauce; Flan A La Vanille With Caramel-Cognac Sauce; Chocolate Mousse; Bread And Butter Pudding.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Channel 9: Sat, May 10, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Souper Soups for Supper (Episode #120H)

KQED Life: Wed, May 7, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Tomato Chowder With Mollet Eggs; Black Bean Soup With Bananas; Garlic Soup; Onion Soup Lyonnaise-Style; Consomme.

Game Day (Episode #119H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 5, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Venison Steaks In Sweet-Sour Sauce; Skillet Duck With Red Oak Salad; Sauteed Rabbit With Morels And Pearl Onions.

Veg-In! (Episode #104H)

KQED 9: Sat, May 3, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ragout Of Asparagus; Zucchini And Tomato Gratin; Cauliflower Gratin; Artichoke Hearts Helen; Corn Tempura.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Channel 9: Sat, May 3, 2014 -- 10:30 AM
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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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Wave 156

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Wave 154

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