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Sunday Brunch (#507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a plant-based morning meal. Featured guest: Julieanna Hever. Vegan Spinach-Tomato Omelet delivers an authentic texture and taste, enhanced with juicy tomatoes and fresh baby spinach. On the side, Spicy Baked Home Fries make the perfect complement to the meal while Breakfast Sunshine Salad will wake up taste buds. Quick Coconut-Grape Muffins feature a moist crumb and sweet surprise center.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 3, 2015 -- 10:30am

Pasta with Pizazz! (#207) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares pasta favorites starting with easy "Peanut Noodles." Next, "Penne with Garbanzo Beans and Broccoli Rabe" prepares quickly, but is packed with zingy flavor. A surprise choice for noodles is showcased in "Pea and White Bean Puttanesca," followed by "Arugula, Artichoke, and Tomato Pasta" which features a no-cook sauce, making it a breeze to prepare for a summertime meal.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 8, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Festive Lasagna Dinner (#101) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore, prepares her "Festive Zucchini Lasagna," a delicious dish with a healthy twist. The meal starts with a simple to make, but fancy to serve, "Quick Carrot and Orzo Soup." "Raspberry Maple Tofu Whip with Fresh Berries" finishes this meal with a flourish. This tasty menu is all vegetarian and perfect to serve at any festive family occasion.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 9, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Quick Casserole Dinner (#508H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares an easy vegan dinner with special guest Victoria Moran. The center of this menu is a flavorful Oven "Fried" Rice Casserole that's packed with warming ginger, aromatic garlic, fresh veggies and sweet basmati rice. Quick Sweet Potato Soup gets a jazzy twist with veggie noodles and Carrot, Cabbage and Walnut Coleslaw provides a colorful, crisp salad. Upside-Down Apple n' Oat Mini-Cakes serve double duty as a sweet dessert or nutritious breakfast treat.

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

Breakfast Favorites (#208) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares breakfast recipes, beginning with a quick and refreshing "Raspberry-Banana Green Dream Smoothie." If baked treats are more like your style, then "Apple Muffins with Pumpkin Seeds" are sure to please. Want to change your morning fare up a bit? Try delectable "Rocky Mountain Toast." An old time favorite, "Awesome Oatmeal," is cooked up jazzy style, adding classic flavor to this breakfast line up.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Bountiful Brunch Buffet (#102) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares her healthy, delicious, and budget friendly brunch. "Blueberry Mini Biscuits," are served along side authentic tasting "No Egg Scramble." Crispy "Cashew French Toast" served with warmed organic maple syrup is next up on the menu. Simple side dishes include "Tomato Basil Pinwheel" and "Fancy Fruit Salad." Perfect to serve as a mid-day family meal or festive get-together. When it's not breakfast and it's not lunch...it's brunch!

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 16, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Tofu Surprise (#509H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares tasty recipes based in tofu. The star of the meal is Parchment Wrapped Tofu Surprise, filled with tender tofu, savory mushrooms and tangy tomatoes, all wrapped up in an enticing package. For the first course, festive Avocado Salad Parfaits make a fun starter and for dessert, tofu is the feature once again in creamy and delicious Peanut Butter-Chocolate Mousse.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 17, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Festive Enchilada Bake (#209) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares "Sensational Two-Bean Enchilada Casserole," an easy to prepare, layered casserole that is bursting with flavor. "Guacamole Salsa Dip with Homemade Tortilla Chips" starts the meal off with a fun flair while "Fancy Peeled Salad" adds color and crunch. "Marvelous Mango Sorbet" finishes this feast with a frosty flourish.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 22, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Lighter Deli Delights (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares scrumptious lighter versions of traditional deli favorites such as; "Eggless Egg Salad" and grilled "Rueben Sandwiches," paired with "Zesty Zucchini Oven Fries." Quick and easy, "Jazzy Vegetarian Not Liver" tastes just like the real thing. "Upside Down Apple Cake" is a rich and authentic tasting classic dessert that makes a delicious finish to a delightful, homemade, deli-style meal!

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 23, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Burger Deluxe (#510H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a vegan "diner-style" meal. Meat-free burgers are all the rage these days and hearty Hungry Guy Burgers satiate big appetites, while crisp Baked Steak Fries complete this classic pairing. For a fabulous finish, spectacular Strawberry Mountain Pie will wow diners, piled high with a dairy-less cream filling and topped with fresh juicy berries.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 24, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Lunch Bunch (#210) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares lunch, starting with simple "Four-Ingredient Leek Soup." A trio of main dish salads include: tantalizing "Avocado and Black Bean Confetti Salad," tasty "Fancy Chickpea Salad" and satisfying "Quinoa Tabbouleh," served with crusty bread on the side. We'll finish our lunch with a refreshing and elegant "Banana Raspberry Sorbet."

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 29, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Southwestern Style Menu (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares Southwestern style recipes that are bursting with festive flavor. First up, "Five-Ingredient Guacamole" whips up in 5-minutes. "Jazzy Black Bean Chili" makes a great party dish or mid-week meal, paired with hearty "Double-Corn Cornbread." Even the kids will love "Nutritious Nachos," fun fare that prepares in under twenty minutes. "Sweet and Spicy Chocolate Mousse" offers a rich and satisfying dessert with just a little bit of heat!

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

Mexican-Style Menu (#511H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a festive menu with a special guest, plant-based dietitian, Julieanna Hever. The feature of this menu is a spicy Vegetable Quesadilla Bake, a layered tortilla dish that preps in a flash. On the side, Guacamole Taco Salad Bowls feature crispy tortilla bowls filled with a peppery avocado salad, while Five Ingredient Rice Pudding with Cinnamon Spiced Vegan Dessert Cream provides an awesome finish to this lively meal.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 1, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Elegant and Easy (#211) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore, prepares her elegant and easy party menu featuring "Savory Mushroom Stroganoff" served over delicate rotini pasta. On the side, simple "Broccoli with Lemon Sauce" compliments beautifully. "Walnut, Beet, and Tofu Salad' starts off the meal with flair. To finish with a flourish, sinfully delicious "Chocolate Mousse Ginger Pie" whips up in a flash.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 6, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Summer Eco-Picnic (#105) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore shares tasty recipes and tips for serving earth-friendly outdoor summer meals. Highlights include "Cool Cucumber Soup" served in edible bread bowls and "Sunflower Avocado Rolls," make perfect portable sandwiches. Next up, no picnic would be complete without "Country Style Red Potato Salad." "Peanut Butter Fudge" makes a rich but refreshing picnic dessert. Eco-tips include; "How to Pack an Earth-Friendly Picnic Basket."

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 7, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Ready, Set, Risotto! (#512H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a vegan version of classic risotto. This hearty menu highlights Mushroom and Summer Squash Risotto, an easy dish to prepare for a weeknight meal. On the side, festive Tomato, Chickpea and Red Pepper Salad provides a pop of color. For dessert, Vegan Blueberry Cheeze-Cake Squares feature a tasty fruit and nut crust, topped with a creamy filling and fresh blueberries.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 8, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

It's Soup Time! (#212) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares four superstar soup recipes. We begin with "Winter Warming Soup," which makes the perfect meal on a chilly night. Next up, "Creamy Broccoli Soup" is quick to prepare with no cream required. When the temperature is rising and soup is on your mind, chilled "Green Goddess Summer Soup" fills the bill. And last up, soup with a twist: "Penne and Lettuce Soup" cooks up in under fifteen minutes.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 13, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Party Portobello Dinner (#106) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares her perfect party menu. Featuring a meaty texture and mouth-watering taste, "Crispy Portobello Steaks" are encrusted in a savory crunchy coating and cradled in a cloud of delicious "Maple Mashed Sweet Potatoes." Delicate spears of "Roast Asparagus with Baked Garlic and Baby Tomatoes" are served on the side. Luscious "Raspberry Parfaits" top off this satisfying soiree menu.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 14, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Holidays Made Easy (#513H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a delicious vegan holiday menu. Featured guest: Julieanna Hever. Festive Stuffed Green Bell Peppers are a vegan version of a traditional family recipe, served with tri-color pasta on the side. A quick appetizer features Raw Veggie Kebabs. For a sweet surprise dessert, Chocolate Party Parfaits with Mocha Cream taste sinfully smooth and creamy, without the use of any dairy or eggs.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 15, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Happy Holiday Meal (#213) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore's holiday meal features petite "Acorn Squash with Mushroom, Walnut and Celery Stuffing." On the side, sweet cinnamon and maple glazed "Yummy Yam Casserole" is topped with crunchy pecans. "Green Beans Almondine" stand in for the traditional green bean casserole. Light as air, "Holiday Sandies," are sweet and crisp cookies that make a tempting dessert for kids of all ages.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 20, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Meatless-Meatloaf Supper (#107) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares her vegetarian version of traditional meatloaf and mashed potatoes. She begins with "Wonderful Walnut Mushroom Loaf," which is reminiscent of the classic meat version. Low calorie, "Mashed Potatoes and Cauliflower;" taste like creamy mashed spuds without the cream! "Sesame Green Beans" round out the menu. Here's a meal you'll be confident to serve to everyone you are cooking for.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 21, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

A Taste of Italy (#301) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a classic Italian-American inspired menu featuring authentic tasting "Spaghetti and Wheatballs." On the side, egg-free "Caesar Salad with Cashew Parmesan" adds a timeless flair. For dessert, delicious "Pear, Apple and Walnut Crostata" finishes the meal with gusto.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 22, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Bbq Bash (#302) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares warm weather cuisine to celebrate a festive summer holiday. Colorful "Jazzy Shish Kebabs" with homemade barbeque sauce are served over "Quick Quinoa." On the side, tangy "Kale and Tomato Salad" adds a refreshing crunch, while "Chilled Choco-Peanut Butter Cups" make a refreshing and decadent dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 27, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Dazzling Chocolate Desserts (#108) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares her luscious chocolate culinary creations. The line up includes; "Triple Chocolate Brownies," a quintessential chocolate treat, followed by "Pots de Creme" a delectable, rich tasting pudding. Scrumptious "Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins" are up next and "Chocolate Truffle Trio" rounds out this dazzling dessert line up. As a bonus, Laura shows how to craft her attractive, easy, and low cost "Eco-Friendly Chocolate Party Favors."

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 28, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me

Festive Family Meal (#303) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Host Laura Theodore prepares a celebratory family menu filled with traditional tastes. "Sweet and Sour Stuffed Cabbage" is the superstar of this menu, served beside creamy "Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic." For the first course, "Apple, Walnut and Cinnamon Salad" makes a colorful appetizer. The classic macaroon cookie gets a jazzy makeover with "Coconut Vegaroons," a mouthwatering dessert that rounds out this festal meal.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 29, 2015 -- 10:30am Remind me
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    • Mon 8/31: KQET Signal break-up (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3)

      UPDATE: As of shortly after 7pm Monday evening, repairs were completed at the KQET transmitter, and the signal appears to be stable. Thanks for your patience. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Original post Monday 11am: We are aware of the break-up […]

    • Comcast channel moves, Monterey/Salinas & Sacramento/Fairfield

      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

    • Sutro Tower Annual Maintenance, week of 8/24 daytime

      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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