Mind of A Chef, The Previous Broadcasts

La Vegetable (Episode #507H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Apr 22, 2017 -- 3:30 PM

"La terre"- the earth - is where ingredients for some of Ludo's favorite dishes are cultured, grown, harvested and served. Explore the vegetables, gardens and memories he uses in some of his dishes. Learn how "terroir" is as much a place as a taste.

LudoBites (Episode #511H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 17, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

It took a move to Los Angeles, starting a family and a rough restaurant review for Ludo to figure out what he really wanted to do. Examine the ties between artists and their education, and how childlike wonder can, in fact, translate into a career.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Apr 18, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

LudoBites (Episode #510H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 10, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Learn how and why Ludo created a unique dining experience in the form of small, reservations only, "chef's choice" dinners that became known as LudoBites, a pop-up that food critic Jonathan Gold deemed "a transforming moment" for the LA dining scene.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Apr 11, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Bistro (Episode #509H)

KQED Life: Mon, Apr 3, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

At its core, a bistro is a place where everyone can eat, and eat well. See how Ludo has brought the spirit of the bistro to Los Angeles. Join him in Paris to meet some of the people and places that first inspired him to begin a culinary career.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Apr 4, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Best Of: Desserts (Episode #513H)

KQED 9: Sun, Apr 2, 2017 -- 11:30 AM

This "best of" episode takes a long, hard look at the cherry on top of a dining experience. On the list are burnt miso apple pie, the English classic banoffee pie and sorghum ice cream. Grab a spoon.

La Mer (Episode #506H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Apr 1, 2017 -- 3:30 PM

Explore the oceanic bounty of France. Ludo's eyes light up when he describes the lobsters of Brittany, oysters from Cancale and a myriad of other extraordinary culinary jewels. "La mer" means, simply, the sea.

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