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Basic Breads (#209H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Whether you are a beginner or seasoned pro, you'll welcome Martha's expert tips and tricks for making basic breads at home. In this episode, she shares a variety of options, including white, multigrain, rye, and Parker House rolls.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 2, 2015 -- 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: Thu, Jun 4, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Focaccia and Pizza (#210H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Everyone loves pizza, and making it at home can be easy and fun. In this episode, Martha teaches you how to make a wonderfully crisp and delicious oven-dried heirloom tomato pizza, a delectable grape focaccia, a perfectly thin tarte flambee, and a three-cheese gluten-free calzone using pizza dough.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 9, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Pumpkin (#403H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Loved by Americans since colonial times, pumpkin is just as popular today as it was back then. Discover how Martha incorporates it into four remarkable recipes. A delectable pumpkin pecan pie that's perfect for entertaining, a velvety smooth cheesecake swirled with pumpkin, and the best pumpkin bread you've ever tasted, along with a show-stopping deep dish pumpkin pie that's billowing with meringue.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 11, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Coffee Cakes (#201H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

If you love coffee cakes as much as Martha does - you'll love learning all four of the indispensable recipes featured in this episode. Watch as Martha demonstrates a rhubarb upside-down crumb cake, jam-filled crumb-topped coffee cake muffins, a streusel cake with a confectioners' sugar glaze, and a glazed lemon blueberry coffee cake.

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  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 13, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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Cakes (#211H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Follow along as Martha shares her expertise on how to make three lovely celebration cakes, including a four-layer genoise cake with passion fruit buttercream, an orange-almond cake with Italian meringue buttercream piping, and an unforgettable chocolate-rum roulade.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 16, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Nuts (#404H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Some of Martha's all-time favorite recipes have something in common - they're made with nuts, lending both flavor and texture. See how she uses almonds, hazelnuts, peanuts, walnuts and pecans to create a traditional linzertorte, oatmeal cookies sandwiched with a creamy peanut butter filling, a famous walnut cake named after Saint Andrew, and an impressive-looking pecan tart with a secret ingredient.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 18, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Caramel (#405H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Learn everything you need to know about making caramel as Martha demystifies the secret to this one-ingredient wonder with four irresistible recipes, including a decadent six-layer chocolate cake filled with salted caramel and covered with swirls of chocolate frosting. Learn the technique for making dulce de leche, a creamy caramel confection used to fill shortbread cookies, known as alfajores, and a buttery pound cake with a caramel glaze. Plus, the best chocolate-caramel bar cookies.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 25, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

French Classics (#305H) Duration: 25:52 STEREO TVG

Join Martha as she demystifies four French classics found in patisseries all over France. Learn how to make the macaron - the festive, brightly colored cookie that looks like a tiny sandwich. Come along as she prepares a Paris-Brest - a wheel-shaped ring of cream puffs filled with pastry cream. She also prepares madeleines, the delicate shell-shaped sponge cakes with the literary tie, and an elegant Breton butter cake that will complement any lunch or dinner party.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 28, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Shortbread (#202H) Duration: 1:29:46 STEREO TVG

You don't have to be Scottish to love shortbread, and this deliciously dense treat is easier to make than you might think. Martha demonstrates how to make shortbread wedges, brown-butter shortbread lemon bars, brown-sugar pecan shortbread cookies, and a pumpkin tart with pressed-in shortbread tart shell - perfect for fall.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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Fruit Desserts (#406H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro, you'll welcome Martha's expert tips for baking the most delicious fruit desserts. A tempting pink applesauce-filled tart topped with paper-thin slices of apple; a rich pistachio brown butter cake studded with sweet Concord grapes; a pear frangipane tart; and individual apple pies with a surprise ingredient tucked inside.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Pies (#306H) Duration: 25:52 STEREO TVG

Is there anyone who doesn't love pie? In this episode, Martha shares the secrets to three treasured pies along with some simple techniques. If you've ever struggled with making your own pastry, this is the show for you. Martha starts with a peach crumble pie filled with ripe, juicy peaches. She also makes the classic Southern favorite - key lime pie - with the tart juice of key limes, baked in a graham-cracker crust. Join her as she whips up a rich and decadent coconut cream pie made with toasted coconut and dollops of freshly whipped cream.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Brioche (#203H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Brioche is light, airy and one of Martha's favorite breads. In this episode, she starts by making the brioche dough and then turns it into three wonderful brioche variations - brioche a tete, brioche loaf, and baba au rhum. She also creates Martha's French toast, a breakfast favorite.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 25, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Phyllo (#407H) Duration: 25:46 STEREO TVG

Learn everything you need to know about baking with phyllo, as Martha shares some of her favorites: ruffled milk pie, an elegant dessert that's often served as part of a traditional Greek Easter celebration; a savory Moroccan meat pie known as bisteeya; and baklava, a layered pastry made with chopped nuts. Plus, spanakopita, a traditional Greek spinach pie.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 9, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Cookies (#204H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

There's nothing like a great cookie. In this episode, Martha makes truly delectable brown sugar chocolate chip cookies - the recipe comes from Martha's daughter, Alexis. Next Martha demonstrates how to make an old-fashioned lemon-sugar cookie, a chewy chocolate ginger-molasses cookie, a sable cookie, and glazed citrus doodles.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 4:00pm 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: Thu, Jul 16, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Custards (#205H) Duration: 1:29:46 STEREO TVG

Custard has never been so tempting as with Martha's many variations. Join Martha as she shares her recipes for a classic creme brulee, a cherry clafouti, creme caramel - and to top things off, mocha custards.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Southern (#409H) Duration: 26:46 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: Thu, Jul 23, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Crackers & Flatbreads (#307H) Duration: 25:37 STEREO TVG

Maybe you've never thought about making your own crackers or flatbreads, but you'll be surprised at how simple and easy they are. Join Martha for four irresistible versions that are a cinch to make. Start with flatbreads so beautiful they're like edible works of art, and blue cheese-pecan icebox crackers that can be sliced and baked. Then make a homemade version of a favorite store-bought cheesy cracker and thyme crackers cut into long thin triangles and sprinkled with sea salt - a great addition to any hors d'oeuvre tray.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Croissants (#206H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A buttery croissant can be the perfect way to start the day, and with Martha's recipes and tips, you'll be able to make them at home. Learn how to make a classic crispy, light, flaky croissant - perfect with jam and butter. Next it's everyone's favorite - pain au chocolat, and then on to mini ham and cheese croissants and pain aux raisins.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Old Fashioned Fruit Desserts (#301H) Duration: 25:52 STEREO TVG

When fruit is at its peak, nothing beats an old-fashioned fruit dessert. In this episode, Martha creates four of her favorites: peach cobbler, blueberry crisp, blackberry buckle and pear brown betty - all delicious and easy to prepare.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 30, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • 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 […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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

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