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Puff Pastry & Pate A Choux (Episode #112)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 30, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Jacques puts his master touch to classic desserts with these creative techniques: making puff pastry; rolling, cutting and creating shapes from puff pastry; using pate a choux; and preparing a Paris-Brest cake.

Gravies, Carving & Wine (Episode #108)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 2, 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.

Fruit & Vegetable Decorations (Episode #109)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 9, 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."

Dessert Essentials II (Episode #111)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 23, 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, Aug 16, 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."

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    TV Technical Issues
    • DT9s: Sutro Tower testing, early Tues 4/22 1am-5am

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED (and 3 other local Bay Area stations) will be doing full-load testing on new equipment at Sutro Tower early Tues 4/22 between 1am & 5am. If all goes as planned the KQED transmitter will go off twice during the early part of this period for between 15 and 30 seconds each […]

    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

    • KQET DT25 Planned Outage: early Tues 4/15 (btwn 5am-6am)

      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

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