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Essential Pepin Previous Broadcasts

Fine Finishes (Episode #105H)

KQED Life: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Cheesecake With Apricot-Blueberry Sauce; Flan A La Vanille With Caramel-Cognac Sauce; Chocolate Mousse; Bread And Butter Pudding.

Veg-In! (Episode #104H)

KQED Life: Tue, Nov 28, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Ragout Of Asparagus; Zucchini And Tomato Gratin; Cauliflower Gratin; Artichoke Hearts Helen; Corn Tempura.

Family Favorites (Episode #114H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 28, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Grilled Leg Of Lamb; Pork Loin Tournedos With Cream And Calvados; Puerto Rican Pork And Beans; Lamb Navarin.

Vegetable Bounty (Episode #113H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 27, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Endive With Olives; Stewed Navy Beans; Gratin Of Leeks; Classic Ratatouille; Tomatoes Maison.

Sweets for My Sweet (Episode #103H)

KQED Life: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Tartelettes Aux Fruit Panaches; Tarte Tatin; Meme's Apple Tart; Individual Chocolate And Nut Pies.

Fabulous Fins (Episode #102H)

KQED Life: Tue, Nov 21, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Cured Salmon In Molasses; Tuna Steaks With Tapenade Coating; Tuna Tartare On Marinated Cucumbers; Poached Salmon In Ravigote Sauce; Ray Meuniere With Mushrooms.

Fruit Fete (Episode #112H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 21, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Good Lady Apples Bon Femme; Stew Of Red Summer Fruit; Braised Pears In A Caramel Sauce; Flambeed Bananas; Apple Fritters.

Cattle Call (Episode #111H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 20, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Grilled Steak With Lemon-Thyme Butter; Spicy Rib Roast; Veal Chops With Caper Sauce; Braised Beef In Red Wine.

Fowl Play (Episode #126H)

KQED Life: Sun, Nov 19, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Turkey Cutlets In Anchovy-Lemon Sauce; Grilled Chicken With Tarragon Butter; Roast Capon With Cognac And Mustard Sauce; Ballottine Of Chicken With Spinach Filling.

Savory Staples (Episode #101H)

KQED Life: Thu, Nov 16, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Risotto With Vegetables; Darphin Potatoes; Skillet Sweet Potato; Green Couscous; Corn Polenta With Mushroom Ragout.

Fowl Play (Episode #126H)

KQED Life: Tue, Nov 14, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Turkey Cutlets In Anchovy-Lemon Sauce; Grilled Chicken With Tarragon Butter; Roast Capon With Cognac And Mustard Sauce; Ballottine Of Chicken With Spinach Filling.

Easy and Elegant Seafood (Episode #110H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 14, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Lobster In Artichoke Hearts; Shrimp Pane On Watercress; Escoffier Quenelles; Monkfish Roulade.

Classic Conclusions (Episode #109H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 13, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Crepes A La Confiture; Orange Souffle Crepes; Baked Alaska; Apricot And Pistachio Souffle.

Sweet Endings (Episode #124H)

KQED Life: Sat, Nov 11, 2017 -- 6:00 PM

Chocolate Mint Truffettes; Quick Almond And Plum Cake; Tuiles A L'orange; Summer Cornets Susie.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Nov 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Ocean Options (Episode #125H)

KQED Life: Thu, Nov 9, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Brandade De Morue Au Gratin; Sea Bass In Shredded Potato Skin; Nage Courte Of Striped Bass; Codfish In Olive Oil And Horseradish Sauce.

Sweet Endings (Episode #124H)

KQED Life: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Chocolate Mint Truffettes; Quick Almond And Plum Cake; Tuiles A L'orange; Summer Cornets Susie.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Nov 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Cozy Carbs (Episode #108H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Ricotta Dumplings With Red Pepper Sauce; Macaroni Beaucaire; Gnocchi Maison; Linguine With Clam Sauce And Vegetables.

Economical Offal (Episode #107H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 6, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Pork Liver Pate; Roast Sausage With Potatoes; Braised Sweetbreads In Mirepoix; Braised Tongue With Lentils.

Good Catch! (Episode #122H)

KQED Life: Sat, Nov 4, 2017 -- 6:00 PM

Grilled Swordfish With Spicy Yogurt Sauce; Baked Mackerel With Potatoes And Onions; Seafood With "Handkerchiefs"; Poached Trout In Vegetable Broth.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Nov 5, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Eggs-Quisite (Episode #123H)

KQED Life: Thu, Nov 2, 2017 -- 5:30 PM

Quiche With Bacon; Eggs Jeannette; Flan With Green Herbs; Spinach, Ham And Parmesan Souffle.

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    • 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

      KQET (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) was unable to transmit from late Saturday 6/02 through early Monday 6/04 due to a break in the third party fiber feed somewhere between KQED?s Master Control room in San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The break was found and fixed shortly after … Continue reading 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

    • DIRECTV KQED Plus 54 HD Issue

      We are experiencing a technical issue with DIRECTV which has affected our broadcast in High Definition.  We appreciate your patience, and for watching KQED Public Television!

    • KQED World Technical Issue

      UPDATE: The technical issue that we were experiencing has been resolved. KQED WORLD has now resumed regularly scheduled programming. Please find a discrepancy report below. 13:00-13:32 ET Secrets of the Dead #1602: Van Gogh?s Ear 13:32 ET: Regularly scheduled programming resumes ***Due to a technical issue, KQED WORLD will be airing evergreen programming (Secrets of … Continue reading KQED World Technical Issue

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