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Episode #605H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Nov 19, 2017 -- 3:30pm

A French Twist On Mexico (#203H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

A tasty look at the way French cuisine has historically influenced modern Mexican cooking, and simple techniques any American cook can manage with impressive results. Snapper in a Poblano Chile Sauce; Blissful Corn Torte; Cajeta Crepes with Toasted Pecans.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Nov 20, 2017 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Episode #607H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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Episode #610H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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Episode #608H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Easy Comfort Food (#204H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Simple, easy, home-style cuisine that you'd find in just about any Mexican home, recreated for the American kitchen. This meal was Pati's favorite "everyday" meal growing up in Mexico, and one she regularly makes for her own family today. She's proud to share the steps so that you can enjoy it, too! Dressed-up Chicken Milanesa; Chayote Squash and Pickled Onion Salad; Chunky Chipotle Mashed Potatoes.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Nov 27, 2017 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Episode #609H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 29, 2017 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Mexican-Style Kids' Party (#205H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fun, kid-friendly and (mostly!) finger food that you'd find at a children's party in Mexico, adapted for American parties at home. A special guest shows up to make dessert! Crazy Corn; Chicken Flautas; Chocolate and Cajeta Cupcakes.

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Episode #611H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 3:30pm Remind me
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Episode #612H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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Fonda Favorites (#206H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

These home-style dishes are a staple at the small restaurants known as "fondas" in Mexico - and delicious inspiration for busy cooks in American homes today. Make them once, and they'll become a simple but special treat in your own kitchen. Meatballs in Chipotle Sauce (Albondigas); White Rice and Fried Plantains; Tres Leches Cake.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Episode #613H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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Episode #601H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Classic Mexican Food Battles (#201H) Duration: 26:44 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Jump into a Lucha Libre ring and experience the kind of fighting spirit that fuels a great love of Mexican food. These classic recipes provoke heated discussions in Mexico, but are perfectly tasty regardless of which twist on ingredients you prefer. Enchiladas in Red Tomato Sauce; Tampico-Style Steak Combo; Mexican Wedding Cookies (Polvorones).

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Episode #602H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

School Lunch with a Mexican Twist (#202H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The same foods that parents pack into a hearty school lunch in Mexico are perfect for school lunchtime in America. These dishes are so tasty and filling, even grownups will want to take them to work! Street-Style Cut-Up Fruits and Vegetables; Ham and Cheese Torta Sandwiches; Juju's Birthday Cake (with a Brownie Twist).

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me

Chachi's Champoton Kitchen (#501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The Yucatan Peninsula is known for its vast jungles, underground cenotes, pristine beaches, ancient architecture and sensational food. With the help of local friends and chefs, Pedro Evia and David Cetina, Pati gets an inside look at Merida, the capital of Yucatan. Pati explores the forefronts of molecular gastronomy, botanas "bar snacks" like chaya empanadas filled with gooey Edam cheese at a cantina, family classics like mondongo stew at the market, and even foreign influences like Kibi. One thing is for sure, Merida is a food-lovers city.

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Born in the Kitchen (#301H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Pati travels to Mexico City to reconnect with her father and help him cook one of her favorite childhood meals: Huevos a la Mexicana. Back in her own kitchen, she'll use that visit as inspiration to cook a few dishes that she remembers fondly from childhood, and then passes on the tradition by cooking dessert with her youngest son, Juju. Recipe 1: Shredded Flank Steak with Potatoes in Green Salsa; Recipe 2: Mexican Rice with Prawns; Recipe 3: Orange Vanilla Flan.

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Episode #603H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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