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Winter Celebration (#313) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a menu to serve for a jolly seasonal soiree. This vibrant meal features sensational "Fancy Stuffed Shells" cooked with "Dad's Marinara Sauce." On the side, "Quick Spinach Salad" adds appeal to this gala menu. To finish with a flourish, decadent and rich "Black Forest Pecan Pie" with "Vanilla Creme Fresh, " pays tribute to a traditional holiday dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 10:30am
  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Wheatloaf and Potatoes (#308) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a favorite family supper with a twist. Meat-free "Savory Seitan Loaf with Tomato-Mushroom Gravy" satisfies big appetites paired with appetizing "Twice Baked Potatoes." Maple sugar adds a welcome pop of flavor to "Broccoli with Sweet Tamari-Onion Sauce," while creamy "Dreamy Banana Pie" rounds out this appealing menu.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 10:30am

It's Tofu-Licious! (#309) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a meal featuring some easy and delicious tofu recipes. "Coconut Encrusted Tofu Cutlets" are served with a sweet dipping sauce. On the side, "Steamed Green Beans and Carrots with Orange Sauce" make a colorful pairing, while "Black Quinoa and Crimini Mushrooms" adds taste and texture. For dessert Almond "Creamy" Pudding uses whipped tofu to create a smooth, creamlike texture.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Pizza with a Twist! (#401) Duration: 26:41 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares variations on pizza. Special guests: Ed Begley Jr. and Dr. Pam Popper. Perfect for a casual party, "Polenta Pizza" features a gluten-free crust topped with ripe tomatoes, fresh basil, artichoke hearts and classic Italian seasonings. Tantalizing "Tortilla Salad Pizza" boasts a crispy crust, lively greens and "Vegan Almond Parmesan." Part pizza, part tart, "Jazzy Pizza Tart" is topped with roasted veggies and baked to perfection.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 8, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Spectacular Summer Salads (#310) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares flavorsome salads featuring seasonal, local produce. Main dish options include, "Penne and Black Bean Salad"- a jazzy twist on a classic cold pasta dish, and colorful "Red Quinoa and Avocado Salad" highlights tempting textures. "Easy Summer Cucumber Salad" adds a crunchy sweet and sour flair to any hot weather meal, while "Quick Tomato Salad" tastes like summer in a bowl.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 9, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Super Party Menu (#311) Duration: 26:47 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a crowd-pleasing menu to serve at a fun-filled gathering. Easy "Oven-Baked Two-Bean Chili" satisfies big appetites with spicy heat and hearty flavor. "Jazzy Potato Skins" are a delicious vegan version of a classic American nosh and "Sweet and Salty Snack Almonds" satisfy when munchies strike. "Mom's Turtle Cookie Squares" provide a decadent chocolaty finish to this super party line up.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Breezy Brunch (#402) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a delightful mid-day meal. Special guests: T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D. and Rachelle Carson-Begley. Menu features a gluten-free, vegan "Zucchini Summer Quiche," crunchy "Jicama and Spinach Salad" and "Cranberry-Pecan Quick Biscuits." "Chilled Avocado Soup" adds a refreshing touch to this warm weather menu.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

New York, New York (#312) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a Manhattan inspired meal, featuring savory "Peppers and Vegan Sausage" nestled in a sub-style bun, served up with "Deli-Style Macaroni Salad" on the side. For dessert, super rich and creamy New York style "Blueberry Cheeze-Cake" provides a Big Apple inspired dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 16, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Be My Valentine (#403) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a festive Valentine's supper menu. Special guests: T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D. and Chef Del Sroufe. Menu features "Red Pepper Boats" with rice, mushroom and caper stuffing, served with "Leeks with Raisins." For the first course, "Best Butternut Bisque" presents a smooth texture and rich flavor. Decadent "Raspberry Fudge Truffles" make a mouthwatering dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Gluten-Free Party Menu (#501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares vegan party recipes that are gluten and soy free. Featured guest: Lidia Bastianich. This fabulous menu starts with a creamy Butternut Squash Soup drizzled with delectable Cashew Cream. Easy to make, Walnut and Quinoa Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms serve as the culinary star of this soiree, while a tangy Kale, Lime and Almond Salad adds an appealing side dish. Maple-Raisin-Date Truffles provide a sweet, petite dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 23, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Nuts About Nut Loaf (#201) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a delightful dinner that features hearty "Cashew and Quinoa Loaf," paired with savory "Paprika and Rosemary Roasted Red Potatoes." On the side, mouth watering "Asparagus with Vegan 'Hollandaise' sauce." Quick to prepare "Flourless Oatmeal Lace Cookies" make a crisp and delicious dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Spanish Style (#404) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a Spanish-inspired supper menu. Special guest: Dr. Pam Popper. "Quinoa and Butternut Squash Paella" highlights quinoa, which stands in for the traditional rice, while butternut squash adds welcome texture and taste. First course features "Avocado-Tofu Salad" with "Lively Lemon Dressing." For dessert, elegant "Baked Apples in Parchment" provide a delicious finish to this satisfying menu.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Summer Soiree (#502H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a scrumptious summer meal. This easy menu starts with chilled Cashew, Cucumber and Basil Soup paired with a vegan version of a seafood favorite - Not So Crabby Cakes, served with Classic Cocktail Sauce. For dessert, Deep Dark Chocolate Truffle Pudding is sure to please the chocolate lovers at your table.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 30, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

5-Ingredients Or Less (#202) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares quick recipes that require only 5-ingredients or less! "Easy Black Bean Casserole" is served with a crunchy and sweet "Carrot and Maple-Walnut Salad." For starters, tantalizing "Tortilla Oven 'Fried' Mushrooms" take the stage. Need a quick dessert or snack? "No-Cook Peanut Butter Cookies" fill the bill for a sweet and crunchy bite!

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 4, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Cookie Monster (#405) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a fun and festive array of cookies. Special guests: Jim Brickman and Chef Del Sroufe. "Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies" are packed with an irresistible nutty flavor and delectable jelly filling. Classic "Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies" satisfy sweet cravings with a healthy twist. Easy and festive "Cherry-Chocolate Taco Cookies" feature gooey chocolate and plump cherries.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Rockilicious! (#503H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares garden fresh recipes with help from a special guest, Lynyrd Skynyrd lead guitarist Rickey Medlocke. This "wow" meal stars an enticing entree: Roasted Cauliflower Cutlets with Lemon-Caper Sauce. On the side, Zingy Roasted Asparagus preps in a flash, and Grape Tomato, Avocado and Fresh Herb Salad makes great use of summer tomatoes, fresh basil and parsley. Rockin' Berry Parfaits with Cashew-Coconut Cream make a fun and fresh dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Easy Paella Dinner (#203) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares "Easy Vegan Paella," a Spanish inspired rice-dish combined with a variety of jazzy vegetables like onions, peas, artichoke hearts and tomatoes. A festive array of "Tasty Tapas" starts the meal with pizazz. For dessert, Laura bakes moist "Pineapple-Pecan Cake," made with sweet fresh pineapple and crunchy pecans.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 11, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

South of the Border (#406) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a fiesta menu. Special guests: Ed Begley Jr., Dr. Pam Popper and Chef Del Sroufe. Menu features "Easy Burrito Bake," the perfect recipe for a casual weeknight supper. On the side, "Lively Lime Tortilla Chips" provide crunch and jazzy pizazz. For a sweet note, "Chocolate Rice Pudding" makes a satisfying and healthy dessert treat to round out this colorful menu.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 12, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Easy Italian (#504H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares quick and easy Italian favorites. Featured guest: Lidia Bastianich. First up, Laura's Spaghetti Sauce is a delicious, classic dish. Then a fifteen-minute Vegan-Ease Pizza takes advantage of a sandwich wrap for the crispy crust, topped by tasty toppings. Eggplant Stack-Ups feature a simple to make cashew cheese filling bathed in a tangy tomato sauce.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 13, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Just Desserts (#204) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares scrumptious sweet desserts featuring "Double-Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache Icing," the perfect indulgence to please any chocolate fan. Then "Luscious Little Carrot Cupcakes" are a 'two-in-one' baked treat that serve as a flavorsome breakfast muffin too. "Almondy Oatmeal Cookies with Raisins and Chocolate Chips" are a delightfully crisp and satisfying cookie confection.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 18, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Easy Summer Luncheon (#407) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a lovely luncheon meal for her girlfriends. Special guest: Chef Del Sroufe. Menu features "Mock Tuna Open-Face Sandwiches" garnished with cherry tomatoes and sprouts. On the side, "Spinach and Apple Salad with Maple Mustard Dressing" blends baby spinach and crisp apples, while mouthwatering "Strawberry Tartlets" make the ideal warm weather dessert. To wet your whistle, "Maple-Mint Lemonade."

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 19, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Mediterranean Flavors (#505H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a Mediterranean-inspired, plant-based meal with special guest Julieanna Hever. Chickpea-Tomato Salad with Tofu "Feta" is a satisfying salad served with a quick to prepare homemade, vegan "cheese." On the side, tangy Escarole with Kalamata Olives makes eating your greens a pleasure and Lots of Garlic Hummus gives this meal jazzy pizazz. For dessert a moist, delicious Vegan Lemon "Buttermilk" Cake is reminiscent of traditional Greek Lemon Cake.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 20, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Neighborly Supper (#205) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a casual meal featuring delectable "Walnut Stuffed Mushrooms." "Roasted Butternut Squash with Garlic" is served on the side, along with mouthwatering "Spinach with Garbanzo Beans and Caramelized Onion." Scrumptious "Light and Lovely Lemon Cake" rounds out this simple supper menu.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 25, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Seitan Picatta Supper (#408) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a satisfying company meal. Special guests: Dr. Pam Popper and Rachelle Carson-Begley. Menu features savory "Seitan Picatta," a vegan take on the traditional dish, served over "Brown Basmati Rice." On the side, "Petite Peas and Parsnips" add color and taste. For dessert, creamy and delicious "Vanilla, Maple and Cinnamon Tofu Pudding" whips up in just five minutes.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Craving for Chocolate (#506H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares dairy- and egg-free chocolate desserts like amazing Sweet Cocoa Cupcakes, topped with a tempting Rich Chocolate Frosting. Quick Chocolate-Coconut Cake with Sweet Cherry Compote preps in a flash and tastes truly decadent. Four-Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies make the perfect choice for an easy cookie fix.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 27, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

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

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