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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 Plus: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 8:00am

Bake It Dark (#505H) Duration: 25:46 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, Sep 26, 2017 -- 8:00am
  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 4:00pm 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 Plus: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 8:00am 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 Life: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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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 Life: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Extraordinary Fruits (#509H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Some of Martha's favorite desserts have something in common: fruit - nature's sweetest gift. Learn step-by-step how-tos for a souffle with intensely fragrant passion fruit, biscuit-topped raspberry-rhubarb cobblers and other fruity delights.

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  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 2:00pm 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: Sun, Oct 1, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 1, 2017 -- 5:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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Pizza Dough (#608H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 1, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Fruit Curds (#601H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn the innovative technique for preparing brightly colored fruit curds for three special desserts: an irresistible lemon tart with brown butter-cookie crust, cupcakes filled with passion fruit curd, and raspberry curd for an elegant genoise.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Homemade Doughnuts (#602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Attention all doughnut lovers - this show is for you! Martha shares her invaluable techniques while preparing raspberry filled doughnuts, crisp apple fritters and the famous yeasted, sugarcoated doughnut from New Orleans known as a beignet.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 3, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 5:30pm 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 Plus: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 5:30pm 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 Life: Fri, Oct 6, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

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: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Frangipane (#605H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

See how Martha incorporates frangipane, a sweet nut cream, into four remarkable recipes: the beloved French pastry known as Bostock, a classic English bakewell tart, an apricot tart made with a hazelnut frangipane and a pecan-frangipane coffee cake.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 10, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 -- 4:00pm 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 Life: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Updated Classics (#801H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Sometimes it's hard to believe you can actually improve upon your favorite desserts but Martha proves you can. On today's show, Martha teaches us how to replace the usual ingredients with more wholesome substitutes in three updated classics: luscious rhubarb and raspberry rye crisps, as trendy as they are delicious, flaky buttermilk barley biscuits, and a lofty spelt layer cake lightened with whipped cream and berries. Recipes that are sure to become family favorites!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 1:00am 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 Life: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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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 Life: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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Coffee Shop Favorites (#802H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Today on Martha Bakes, learn how to make three coffee shop favorites even better at home using more healthful ingredients: scrumptious apple cider doughnut cake made wholesome with whole-wheat flour and applesauce, tender maple-glazed pumpkin spelt scones, and dunk-worthy seeded graham biscotti. All guaranteed to garner rave reviews from coffee shop regulars!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 1:00am 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 Life: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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For The Cookie Jar (#803H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Since you can never have enough cookies in your cookie jar, Martha updates three favorites with more wholesome pantry ingredients: sinfully good pecan, oat, and dark chocolate chunk cookies, chewy molasses crinkles made extra flavorful with quinoa flour, and slice-and-bake buckwheat-espresso cookies for a grown-up treat. Your cookie jar will never stay full for long!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 1:00am 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 Life: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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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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