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Sponge Cake (#604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how Martha's favorite sponge cake recipe can be adapted to create a spectacular raspberry whipped cream jellyroll, an unforgettable multi-tiered caramel buttercream cake and delicate ladyfingers for a mouth-watering tiramisu ice cream cake.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Chocolate Ganache (#603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how to incorporate ganache, a two-ingredient wonder, into a rich dark chocolate filling for an almond-based tart shell, chocolate ganache frosting for a fudgy devil's food cake, and, for the kid in us all, milk chocolate pudding cupcakes.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

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: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 -- 5:30pm Remind me

White Bread (#606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how to make dough inspired by Japanese milk bread to create soft, springy-textured breads and rolls. Make a basic Japanese-style white bread loaf and two variations using the same dough: cinnamon-raisin swirl bread and jalapeno-cheddar rolls.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Never Enough Cookies (#607H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn to make the perfect cookie for every occasion. Bake giant fruit-and-nut filled kitchen sink cookies, vanilla sugar cookie sorbet sandwiches, maple-pecan shortbread squares and decadent double-chocolate sandwich cookies.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 1, 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: Tue, Aug 1, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Pizza Dough (#608H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 2, 2017 -- 8:00am 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: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

One-Bowl Desserts (#609H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Don't want to create a mess in the kitchen? Look no further than Martha's one-bowl desserts: brown-butter coconut cashew blondies, skillet baked plum cake, single-serving size brownie sundaes and Scottish oatcakes, best served with cheese or jam.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Layered Yeast Dough (#610H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Many favorite French bakery staples are made with layered yeast dough that relies on a technique called lamination. Join Martha as she shares tips for three classics: kouign-amann; unforgettable sugar and spiced cinnamon-sugar knots; and snails.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

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: Tue, Aug 8, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Pastry Cream (#611H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Martha prepares one-pot pastry cream for three desserts: cherry tart with cherry spiked pastry cream, coffee pastry cream-filled cream puffs with chocolate glaze, and a favorite Polish dessert featuring cream mousseline between puff pastry.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 9, 2017 -- 8:00am 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 Life: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

French Meringue (#612H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Make three show-stopping fantastic meringue-based desserts: individual pavlovas with a brightly colored orange curd filling, a stunning chocolate dacquoise cake layered with chocolate ganache and coffee buttercream, and a light-as-air tinted-pink angel food cake.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 14, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Press-In Crusts (#613H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she makes three press-in crust desserts, including classic cheesecake with a beautiful apricot finish and chocolate cream tart. Don't miss what makes her Atlantic Beach tart so special. Just one hint... it involves crackers.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 15, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

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: Tue, Aug 15, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Classic New England (#701H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she explores the wonders of New England. Pure maple syrup in a creamy maple custard pie, cranberries for a jewel-like tart with an easy press-in walnut crust, and a reinvented classic, Boston cream pie cupcakes. Plus, a buttermilk-blueberry tart that's sure to dazzle your dinner guests!

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 16, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

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 Life: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Mid-Atlantic (#702H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she shares four mouthwatering regional favorites from the Mid-Atlantic. In this episode, Martha introduces a local summertime favorite, Baltimore peach cake, teaches the technique for perfectly twisted kaiser rolls, and whips up a delectable black raspberry crumb cake. Plus, black and white cookies, a New York City favorite. Homemade treats your family will adore!

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Midwest (#703H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In the Midwest, baking for community get-togethers is commonplace. Today, on Martha Bakes, four regional classics meant for sharing: Martha's polka dotted double-crusted sour cherry pie, classic St. Louis gooey butter cake, and kransekake, a Norwegian celebratory cake. Plus, a simple yet delightful sweet custard pie made with navy beans. Homemade treats fit for any gathering!

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Great Lakes (#713H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Today on Martha Bakes! Join Martha as she makes four mouthwatering regional favorites from the Great Lakes-Belgian rice pie, an unforgettable blitz torte with decadent layers of cake and crispy meringue, and Indiana sugar cream pie, otherwise known as "Hoosier pie." And for a savory twist, a quick bread made with cheddar from America's dairyland.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 4:00pm 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 Plus: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 8:00am 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 Life: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

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 Plus: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 8:00am 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 Plus: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 8:00am 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, Aug 29, 2017 -- 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 Plus: Wed, Aug 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 Life: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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    • 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 […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

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

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