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Chocolate-Caramel Layer Cake (#1607H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the perfect chocolate-caramel layer cake. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews ice cream scoops in the Equipment Corner. Finally, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best large ice cream makers and thermometers.

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  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 1, 2016 -- 11:00am

Great Italian Pasta Sauces (#1315H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make perfect Pasta all'Amatriciana. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for box graters in the Equipment Corner, and tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of canned whole tomatoes. And finally, test cook Bryan Roof uncovers the secrets to making the best Quick Mushroom Ragu with lots of mushroom flavor.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 1, 2016 -- 5:30pm

The Italian Vegetarian (#1512H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to making perfect Eggplant Involtini. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews microwave pasta cookers. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of prosciutto. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make Fusilli with Ricotta and Spinach.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 2, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Sweet On Custard and Cookies (#1506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Latin American-style Flan at home. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews cookie presses in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to the ultimate Chocolate Crinkle Cookies.

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 2, 2016 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Decadent Desserts (#1410H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the Best Chocolate Tart. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews a few of her favorite kitchen gadgets. Then, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the Best Butterscotch Pudding at home.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 4, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Seafood Specials (#1508H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to the best homemade Cioppino. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of fire-roasted tomatoes. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best seltzer makers. And finally, test cook Bryan Roof shows Chris how to make Shrimp Fra Diavolo at home.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 5, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 30, 2016 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Special-Occasion Roasts (#1411H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the best Pepper-Crusted Beef Tenderloin Roast. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for pepper grinders in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make perfect Roast Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Coriander, Cumin, and Mustard Seeds at home.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 6, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Why Not Add Wine? (#1608H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making the best coq au riesling at home. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best waiter's corkscrews. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate Tuscan-style beef stew.

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  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 8, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me

Asian Takeout Favorites (#1316H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate Sichuan Stir-Fried Pork in Garlic Sauce. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his pick among blenders in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making perfect Thai-Style Stir-Fried Noodles with Chicken and Broccolini right at home.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 8, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Spa Cuisine Gets A Makeover (#1513H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Perfect Poached Chicken Breasts. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews mandolines in the Equipment Corner, and gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews kid-friendly knives. Finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to the freshest Carrot-Ginger Soup.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Chicken and Rice Get An Upgrade (#1507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Host Christopher Kimball goes into the kitchen with test cook Bridget Lancaster to learn how to make Crispy-Skinned Chicken Breasts at home, and tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of jasmine rice. Next, Chris answers cooking questions in Letters to the Editor. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make the best Rice and Pasta Pilaf.

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Let's Start with Soup (#1412H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets to making Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of wild rice. And finally, Chris goes into the kitchen with test cook Bryan Roof to learn how to make Creamy Cauliflower Soup at home.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 11, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Classic Fare with Flair (#1509H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster reinvents a classic, Cornish Game Hens. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews French presses in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make a perfect French Apple Tart.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 12, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

It's Pasta Night! (#1413H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Becky Hayes reveals the secrets to Foolproof Spaghetti Carbonara. Then, host Christopher Kimball answers cooking questions in Letters to the Editor. Next, host Christopher Kimball explains the science behind proteins in eggs. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of Jarred Green Olives. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make the best Summer Pasta Puttanesca.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 13, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Saucing Up Chicken and Roasting Mushrooms (#1609H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bryan Roof shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the best quick sauces for sauteed chicken. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews serrated paring knives in the Equipment Corner. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews her favorite kitchen gadgets. Then, Chris answers cooking questions in Letters to the Editor and shares a quick tip about the best way to cook bacon. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to the ultimate roasted mushrooms with parmesan and pine nuts.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me

Oatmeal Muffins and Granola (#1414H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Dan Souza teaches host Christopher Kimball how to bake the best Oatmeal Muffins. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for drip coffee makers in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets to Almond Granola with Dried Fruit.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 18, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Springtime Sweets (#1510H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making the ultimate Lemon Pudding Cake. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews stand mixers in the Equipment Corner. Then, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Fresh Strawberry Mousse.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 19, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Hearty Spanish and Italian Soups, Revamped (#1415H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make homemade Italian Wedding Soup. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of chicken broth. And, finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to the ultimate Hearty Spanish-Style Lentil and Chorizo Soup.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 20, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Sweet and Spicy Asian Specialties (#1610H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Man on the street Doc Willoughby visits Joanne Chang at Myers + Chang to learn about shell-on shrimp. Then, test cook Becky Hays shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the best crispy salt and pepper shrimp at home. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of Sichuan peppercorns. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to making Vietnamese-style caramel chicken with broccoli.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me

Spicing Up The Grill (#1317H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making the best Spicy Pork Tacos on the grill. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his favorite grilling tools in the Equipment Corner, and test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Chris Kimball how to make perfect Jerk Chicken at home. And finally, gadget guru Lisa McManus reveals her favorite mortar and pestle.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 -- 5:30pm Remind me

Great American Sandwiches (#1416H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making the best Philly Cheesesteaks right at home! Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus shares the test kitchen's tips for perfect knife sharpening, and equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for scrub brushes in the Equipment Corner. Then, host Christopher Kimball goes to Red's Eats in Maine or one of their famous lobster rolls. And finally, in the test kitchen, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make the perfect New England Lobster Roll.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 25, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Mahogany Chicken and Asparagus Stir-Fry (#1511H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Mahogany Chicken Thighs. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews her favorite kitchen gadgets. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the test kitchen's secret to perfect Stir-Fried Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 26, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

At The Seafood Counter (#1417H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Garlicky Roasted Shrimp with Parsley and Anise at home. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for cast-iron skillets and Dutch ovens in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to making the best Oven-Steamed Mussels.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 27, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me

A Roast for the Holidays (#1611H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Host Christopher Kimball goes into the test kitchen with test cook Bridget Lancaster to learn how to make the ultimate fennel-coriander top sirloin roast. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews carving boards in the Equipment Corner. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the crispiest duck fat-roasted potatoes.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 29, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 29, 2016 -- 11:00am Remind me

Pizza and Cookies Go Gluten-Free (#1514H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to The Best Gluten-Free Pizza. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of gluten-free spaghetti. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies as good as the original!

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 30, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • early Thurs 9/29 1am-6am: planned KQET/DT25 outage

      (DT25-1 through DT25-3) Late Wed/early Thurs 9/29 1am, the KQET DT25 transmitter will be turned off for maintenance and electrical upgrades. The plan is that the signal should be restored at approximately 6am. Most Over the Air TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter is turned back on. However, a few viewers may […]

    • early Mon 9/26: planned KQEH/DT54 Over the Air outage

      UPDATE: This morning’s maintenance took place at 8:36am, with the signal restored at 8:45am. (DT54-1 through DT54-5) At some point early Monday morning Sept 26th (before 9am), the KQEH transmitter will be turned off for about 10 minutes for maintenance. Because of the short duration, most TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter […]

    • early Tues 9/13: KQEH DT54 (KQED Plus) planned overnight outage

      UPDATE: power was restored at 6:45am Tuesday. Most TVs will restore the channels automatically, but a few viewers may need to do a rescan. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – (DT54-1 through 54-5) late Monday/early Tuesday 9/13 The DT54 Over the Air signal will be […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too