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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, Nov 23, 2017 -- 4:00pm
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Yeasted Breakfast Favorites (#807H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Yeast is the magic ingredient in many breakfast favorites. Today, Martha shares culinary tricks of the trade in three breakfast favorites: mouthwatering hazelnut hot-cross buns studded with dried cherries, a honeyed whole-wheat bread perfect for the novice baker, and gooey, pull-apart whole-wheat monkey bread. Breakfast reinvented with a healthful twist!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 7:00pm
  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 1:00am
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 13, 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: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 4:00pm 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 Plus: Mon, Nov 27, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 4:00pm 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 Plus: Tue, Nov 28, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Dec 7, 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 Life: Tue, Nov 28, 2017 -- 4:00pm 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 Plus: Wed, Nov 29, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 2:30pm 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: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Better (For You) Bake Sale (#808H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Imagine a better-for-you bake sale chockfull of alluring treats. On today's show, four recipes packed with wholesome ingredients that will satisfy parents and kids alike: lemon-yogurt cupcakes with fresh raspberry frosting, lip-smacking whole-wheat sticky buns and zesty orange-barley pound cake you can sell by the slice or by the loaf all sure-fire hits at your next bake sale.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

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 Plus: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

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 Plus: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 2:00pm 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: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Alternative Crusts (#804H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Attention all pie and tart bakers-this show is for you. Join Martha as she shares nutritious and healthier crust alternatives using a new repertoire of grains, flours and sweeteners in four remarkable recipes: a show-stopping free-form plum galette with a crunchy cornmeal crust, a decadent and dairy-free chocolate-coconut pie, and an incredibly delicious savory whole-wheat, olive oil crusted mushroom tart made with tahini. Something delicious for everyone!

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Bakery-Style Cookies (#809H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn how to make bakery style cookies in your own kitchen using better for you, delicious ingredients. Next on Martha Bakes, four fantastic cookies each featuring a wholesome update: indulgent farro chocolate chunk cookies, spelt-nut crescents loaded with toasted nuts, irresistible whole wheat almond-butter sandwich cookies, and wholesome but fabulous granola cookies. Bakery worthy homemade healthful treats your family will adore!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Flour Power (#805H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Flour is the foundation of a multitude of baked goods and there are many options to choose from beyond the ever-popular white variety. On today's show, Martha incorporates these unique flours into three fantastic recipes: custardy herb quiche with a malty rye crust, blueberry coffee cake with a crunchy muesli topping, and a speedy seeded savory quick bread. Explore the power of flour!

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Seeded (#806H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Known for their satisfying crunch and distinctive, nutty flavor, seeds create culinary magic in a wide variety of baked goods. Today Martha highlights the virtues of seeds by incorporating them in three fantastic recipes including seeded whole-wheat English muffins, a heavenly seeded Saratoga torte, and light and crispy whole-grain seeded wafer crackers for the quintessential cocktail party tray. Recipes so delicious you'll want to make them again and again.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 2:00pm 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 Life: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Naturally Gluten-Free (#810H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Some of the best gluten-free desserts can likely be made with what you already have in your pantry. Join Martha in her kitchen as she creates three enticing desserts that just happen to be naturally gluten-free: an Italian-inspired lemon-cornmeal cake, spiced pumpkin pie with an ingenious crisp rice crust, and a richly decadent flourless chocolate-walnut tort. All naturally gluten-free and delicious!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Breads & Rolls (#811H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

On today's show, Martha demonstrates how to transform everyone's favorite time-tested bread recipes using alternative flours: honey-wheat Parker House rolls-a more wholesome bread-basket classic, better than store-bought whole-wheat pita bread, and bakery-quality molasses-oat bread. Amaze your family and friends with homemade, professional-looking breads and rolls.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

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 Plus: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

Rethinking Cake (#812H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Through experimentation with a new repertoire of ingredients, Martha transforms three vintage cake recipes with healthful updates: a classic roulade made with oat flour and fresh berry cream, a light, earthy and gluten free chocolate buckwheat torte, and zucchini almond cake topped with a swirl of cream cheese frosting. Cakes fit for any celebration!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 1:00am 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 30, 2017 -- 2:00pm 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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