In Julia's Kitchen with Master Chefs
Inviting master chefs (literally) into her kitchen, Julia Child cooks with the pros, detailing their techniques and dishes for the home cook.
In Julia's Kitchen with Master Chefs Previous Broadcasts
Zarela Martinez (Episode #112)
KQED Life: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Zarela Martinez, from Zarela's in New York, visits Julia Child in her kitchen. Martinez creates a Mexican dish, Tamales With Mole Verde, using such authentic ingredients as macerino (corn flour) with lard, corn husks, herbs, and tomatillos. The program closes with Martinez providing the recipe for the margaritas she and Julia Child sip as the final credits roll.
Jody Adams (Episode #111)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Chef Jody Adams creates a braised, stuffed breast of veal over a bed of polenta. As she cooks, Adams offers numerous tips for the home cook, including the benefit of using whole garlic in sauces to thicken without fat, and the potential dangers of swallowing bay leaves.
Christopher Gross (Episode #110)
KQED Life: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Chef Christopher Gross creates alder-smoked loin of beef with red wine and shallot sauce, and a Middle Eastern grain dish - farecki - paired with harissa. He also shows viewers how to make thin "411" potato chips (so-called because of the ratio of ingredients).
Leah Chase (Episode #109)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Chef Leah Chase cooks up her famous fried chicken, baking-powder biscuits and sweet potato pie on a pecan crust, giving viewers a taste of her New Orleans fare. Chase provides some "no-nonsense" steps for preparing down-home cooking.
Reed Hearon (Episode #117)
KQED 9: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Chef and owner of LuLu in San Francisco, Reed Hearon prepares Frito Misto With Aioli. Hearon provides interesting cooking hints and recommendations, such as using a salad spinner to spin out excess oil from fried vegetables. He also demonstrates how to make iron-skillet mussels and salt-encrusted cod.
Charlie Trotter (Episode #108)
KQED Life: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Chef Charlie Trotter prepares one of his innovative main dishes, seared scallops with curried carrot broth, and follows this entree with a modern fruit dessert, warm peach soup with a trio of sorbets - blackberry, yogurt and watermelon.
Jim Dodge (Episode #107)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Master baker and teacher Jim Dodge creates a chocolate buttermilk fudge cake, offering tips on how to make the cake moist and the frosting smooth. He also demonstrates the best way to frost and decorate cakes, as well as techniques for preparing crystallized rose petals.
Dean Fearing (Episode #116)
KQED 9: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Dean Fearing prepares shrimp diablo with caesar salad and corn tamales. He offers advice about working with hot peppers.
Daniel Boulud (Episode #106)
KQED Life: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Chef Daniel Boulud prepares a dish of roasted veal chops and sweetbreads. Boulud uses various techniques and an array of vegetables to add touches of sweet and sour flavoring to this dish.
Madhur Jaffrey (Episode #105)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
Cookbook author and teacher Madhur Jaffrey creates two southern Indian dishes: shrimp in spicy coconut sauce and basmati rice with dill. Using blends of Indian spices, Jaffrey demonstrates ways to intensify or change flavors and aromas in Indian cooking.
Gordon Hamersley (Episode #115)
KQED 9: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
Chef and owner of Hamersley's Bistro in Boston, Gordon Hamersley creates a roast chicken with garlic and lemon. As a side dish, he roasts onions in their skins, and for dessert he prepares delicious warm peach tarts.