Complete Pepin, The Previous Broadcasts

Dessert Essentials II (Episode #111)

KQED Life: Mon, May 31, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Jacques turns the simple into the sumptuous with more dessert techniques: preparing a simple tart crust; dipping strawberries; making chocolate leaves; cooking sugar and making caramel; glazing strawberries; and making a caramel cage.

Dessert Essentials I (Episode #110)

KQED Life: Mon, May 24, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Jacques shares simple dessert techniques: using parchment paper; making and using a papillote; sugaring souffle molds; making cornets; decorating a cake with cornets; beating and folding egg whites; piping meringues; making meringue "mushrooms."

Fruit & Vegetable Decorations (Episode #109)

KQED Life: Mon, May 17, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Jacques turns the ordinary into the extraordinary with these easy garnish and decoration techniques: making vegetable decorations for pate; glazing with aspic; making butter decorations; fluting mushrooms; making mushroom "fish"; pitting olives and making olive "rabbits"; peeling apples and pears; making apple "swan"; and making melon "swan."

Gravies, Carving & Wine (Episode #108)

KQED Life: Mon, May 10, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Jacques takes viewers step-by-step through techniques for carving meats and serving food and wine: defatting stock; creating natural gravy; carving roast chicken; carving turkey; carving flank steak; carving roast beef; carving leg of lamb; serving at the table; opening and serving champagne; and opening and serving wine.

Preparing Chicken (Episode #107)

KQED Life: Mon, May 3, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Jacques makes the most of the versatile chicken with these techniques: preparing chicken for the grill; preparing chicken for sauteing; boning and stuffing chicken; trussing chicken with and without a needle; preparing chicken for roasting; and folding napkins.

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      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Wednesday 11/10, 11am The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels late Wednesday morning for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna mid-afternoon when work is completed. The change should be for a […]

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