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Southern Classics (#705H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Today on Martha Bakes, three of Martha's favorite Southern classics: hummingbird cake, an irresistible layer cake with banana, pineapple and pecans; sweet potato pie, a tasty alternative to pumpkin pie, and old-fashioned hot milk cake covered in swirls of chocolate whipped cream frosting. Plus, learn a fantastic finishing touch for your next cake or cupcake.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Dec 8, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 31, 2016 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Northwest (#704H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The Northwest is known for their world-class produce. Join Martha as she celebrates the best of the season with an unforgettable flaky biscuit-topped blackberry cobbler, outstanding chewy fig bars, and a moist and chocolaty Idaho potato cake. Plus, the most delectable hazelnut cookies, made with just five ingredients. All guaranteed to garner rave reviews!

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  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 10, 2016 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Spiked (#408H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

With good reason, many desserts include alcohol in the list of ingredients. Learn how Martha spikes four longtime favorites for an incomparable depth of flavor: a traditional fruitcake loaded with candied fruits and nuts to share with family and friends; an easy plum-and-port crostata made with a flavorful port wine; rum raisin pie with a silken vanilla-rum custard and plump golden raisins; and tiramisu, everyone's favorite Italian dessert.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 13, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

New England (#706H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she shares four iconic recipes highlighting New England's rich culinary heritage. A cheddar-crusted apple pie featuring a unique twist on a traditional flavor pairing; old-fashioned steamed Boston brown bread that's made in a can; and a delicious citrus curd-filled deep-dish lemon-blueberry tart. Plus, hermit bars, a molasses-based bar cookie that was baked to last but won't!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Dec 15, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 7, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Cookies (#312H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Get your day off to a healthy start with a nutritious breakfast cookie. Learn the technique for creating the subtle nutty flavor that makes the brown butter cookies so special and how you can easily transform a simple macaroon with the addition of one or two ingredients. Make graham crackers so good you'll never want to go back to store-bought.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 18, 2016 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Citrus (#401H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this lesson, Martha shares her love of citrus with four favorite recipes: a light and airy orange chiffon cake bursting with flavor, Shaker lemon pie with a three-ingredient filling, mouthwatering lime squares with pistachio graham-cracker crust and an upside-down cake made with three kinds of citrus.

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Dec 18, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Southern (#409H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she shares four of her favorite recipes highlighting the South's rich culinary heritage. An irresistible banana cream pie that's perfect for any occasion, a coconut cake loaded with more coconut than you thought possible, and a spoon bread that's more "pudding" than "bread" and as light as a souffle. Plus, pecan tassies, petite pastries featuring the flavors and textures of pecan pie.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 20, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Gulf (#707H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Along the Gulf Coast, tremendous pride is taken in serving guests, from the most elegant hors d'oeuvres to the tallest of layer cakes. In this lesson, Martha shares her invaluable techniques for preparing three spectacular desserts: an irresistible Southern caramel cake, Mississippi mud tart with an easy press-in crust, and a Lane cake that's sure to take center stage at any celebration. Plus, cheese straws, a quintessential Southern party snack.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Dec 22, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Never Enough Chocolate (#501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Attention chocolate lovers! Learn the techniques needed to prepare two standout chocolate desserts: a milk-chocolate pistachio tart and a rich flourless Roberta heart cake. Chocolatier Jacques Torres stops by to share his expert tips.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 27, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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Pennsylvania Dutch (#708H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The Pennsylvania Dutch community is known for its cakes, pies, and pastries. In this lesson, four recipes showcasing their rich culinary heritage: citrusy Montgomery pie, irresistible cream cheese-filled pumpkin whoopie pies, and the most tender apple dumplings. And for all you chocolate lovers, chocolate whoopee pies with vanilla buttercream. Recipes that are sure to become family favorites!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Dec 29, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Northeast (#402H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she shares four mouthwatering regional favorites from the Northeast. A delectable cranberry tart flavored with currant jelly and cognac, mini chocolate whoopie pies filled with chocolate ganache, and the technique for getting those beloved crumbs on New York crumb cake. Plus, an easy-to-make babka that is so delicious you'll be tempted to eat it morning, noon and night.

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Danish (#502H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Follow Martha's directives to prepare spectacular Danish pastry at home. Learn to create the easy, flaky dough that transforms into apricot bowties, decadent cheese-filled Danish and an unforgettable brown-sugar cinnamon Danish.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 3, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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South Atlantic (#709H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Entertaining in the South Atlantic wouldn't be complete without dessert. Martha prepares Virginia peanut pie, a cross between a peanut butter cookie and peanut brittle; Lady Baltimore cake, a birthday favorite; and ever-popular strawberry shortcake.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Pulled Doughs (#503H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha - and a few special guests - to learn expert tips you'll need to prepare pizza, pretzel and strudel doughs, Old World European specialties that involve "pulling" dough.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 10, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 18, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

West (#710H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The Western States are paradise for home bakers and chefs alike. Join Martha as she shares four extraordinary regional favorites: Blum's coffee crunch cake, known for its honeycomb covering; gateau Basque, a Nevada specialty filled with pastry cream and brandy-soaked cherries, individual pineapple upside-down cakes, and date bars, made with California's favorite desert fruit. Recipes so delicious, you'll want to take a trip out West!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 12, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Celebration Cakes (#504H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mark a special celebration with a homemade cake. Martha makes three easy-to-prepare layer cakes: a sprinkle cake, a fanciful hedgehog cake with meringue spikes, and her daughter Alexis' coconut-covered heart cake.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 17, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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Southwest (#711H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Southwestern cuisine is deeply rooted in Spanish, Mexican, and Native American culinary tradition. In this lesson, Martha shares treasured recipes from the region including aniseed-flavored cookies called biscochitos, flan, a rich custard topped with caramel, and a remarkably moist tres leches cake. Plus, discover the secret behind the flakiest cookies and pastries ever!

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 19, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Bake It Dark (#505H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha for culinary tricks of the trade for coaxing the utmost flavor from your baked good. Create sticky toffee pudding served with a toffee sauce, mini apricot tarte tatins, a simple pear tart and no-knead bread with flavorful seeds.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 24, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Coconut (#506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Let Martha transport you to the tropics with four coconut-themed desserts: delicate coconut-lemon cake; chewy, crispy coconut cookies; coconut crunch cake; and frozen coconut and roasted pineapple cake with Nobu 57's pastry chef, Michelle Goldsmith.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jan 25, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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South (#712H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Some of Martha's all-time favorite desserts hail from the South. Join Martha in the kitchen as she shares three show-stopping regional desserts-tangy buttermilk pie, decadent bourbon bread pudding with a boozy bourbon glaze, and a delectable carrot cake with a heavenly orange cream cheese frosting. Plus, learn how to transform carrots into brilliantly colored finishing touches for your next carrot cake.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jan 26, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Coffee (#507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Get your coffee fix as Martha makes four exceptional coffee-flavored desserts: a flaky Napoleon, grown-up ice cream sandwiches, a decadent coffee cream pie, and milk-chocolate-ganache-filled cappuccino-chocolate bites.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 30, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Green Tea (#508H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how to incorporate antioxidant-rich green tea into four remarkably tasty desserts. Chickalicious Chef E.J. joins Martha in the kitchen.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 31, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air signal currently down

      (DT54.1 through 54.5) During the course of the work described below, which necessitated moving our outgoing signal from the main antenna to the auxillary antenna, the transmitter suddenly shut down. As of 3:30pm Tues, we do not have an estimated time for repair and return of the Over the Air signals for DT54.1 through 54.5

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

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