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Martin Yan's Chinatowns Previous Broadcasts

Hakka Favorites at Home (Episode #205)

KQED Life: Fri, Aug 28, 2009 -- 3:30 PM

After learning about the history of Chinese in Singapore, Martin has a traditional Hakka meal at the Goh family home in Singapore. In-studio recipes include Hakka-style stuffed tofu, Hakka shrimp-stuffed peppers and eggplant, salt-baked eight-flavor chicken and lucky duck and melon salad.

Regional Favorites (Episode #204)

KQED Life: Thu, Aug 27, 2009 -- 3:30 PM

Culinary traditions from Hunan and Shanghai provinces are preserved in San Francisco and New York. Martin visits and tastes the results. In-studio recipes include tea-smoked pork and tender cabbage stir-fry, red-cooked fish tail, Shanghai sticky rice sui mai and lotus blossom omelet in broth.

Father-Son Masters (Episode #203)

KQED Life: Wed, Aug 26, 2009 -- 3:30 PM

Father and son chefs cook up Szechwan delicacies with Martin in Yokohama's Chinatown. In-studio recipes include Hunan chicken and nuts, sweet-and-spicy garlic prawns and ma po bean curd.

Dim Sum Delights (Episode #202)

KQED Life: Tue, Aug 25, 2009 -- 3:30 PM

Martin presents variations on dim sum in Sydney, Hawaii and Singapore. In-studio recipes include tempura shrimp and tofu roll and "surefire" siu mai golden baked buns with char siu filling.

East-West Cuisine (Episode #201)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 24, 2009 -- 3:30 PM

Chinese cuisine is embraced by a western culture in Sydney's Chinatown. Martin and Chef Neil Perry shop, feast on barbecue and visit Chef Perry's world-famous restaurant. In-studio recipes include Chinatown deli char siu barbecue pork, spicy eggplant and silken tofu with mushrooms and black vinegar sauce.

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