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Martha Bakes Previous Broadcasts

Patterned (Episode #1013H)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 30, 2018 -- 2:00 PM

Use patterns to change the look, flavor and color of desserts. A cheesecake tart becomes extraordinary with the addition of apricot, a simple technique creates a marbleized roulade, and a clever tool results in stunning brown butter honey cookies.

Embellished Pies (Episode #1011H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 30, 2018 -- 8:00 AM

Join Martha as she shares clever techniques for baking gorgeous pies including a woven blueberry lattice pie, an enticing petal-topped poached pear and cranberry pie, and a savory pie featuring a unique hot water crust.

Bakery-Style Cookies (Episode #809H)

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 29, 2018 -- 2:00 PM

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!

Great Lakes (Episode #713H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 28, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Frosted Cakes (Episode #1012H)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 23, 2018 -- 2:00 PM

Transform one cake recipe into three dazzling frosted cakes: strawberry ombre cake, a zesty lemon mousse cake artfully piped with meringue, and a lofty berry layer cake covered in colorful swirls of Swiss meringue buttercream.

Perfect Puff Pastry (Episode #1010H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 23, 2018 -- 8:00 AM

Learn the chef's secret weapon for anything from last-minute hors d'oeuvres to impressive desserts like raspberry mascarpone tart, saucisson en croute that's perfect for any hors d'oeuvres tray, and a tasty apple jalousie tart.

South (Episode #712H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 20, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 21, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Updated Classics (Episode #801H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 -- 2:30 PM

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!

Embellished Pies (Episode #1011H)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 16, 2018 -- 2:00 PM

Join Martha as she shares clever techniques for baking gorgeous pies including a woven blueberry lattice pie, an enticing petal-topped poached pear and cranberry pie, and a savory pie featuring a unique hot water crust.

Southwest (Episode #711H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

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!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 14, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Patterned (Episode #1013H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 11, 2018 -- 2:30 PM

Use patterns to change the look, flavor and color of desserts. A cheesecake tart becomes extraordinary with the addition of apricot, a simple technique creates a marbleized roulade, and a clever tool results in stunning brown butter honey cookies.

Perfect Puff Pastry (Episode #1010H)

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 9, 2018 -- 2:00 PM

Learn the chef's secret weapon for anything from last-minute hors d'oeuvres to impressive desserts like raspberry mascarpone tart, saucisson en croute that's perfect for any hors d'oeuvres tray, and a tasty apple jalousie tart.

West (Episode #710H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 -- 7:00 PM

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!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 7, 2018 -- 1:00 AM

Frosted Cakes (Episode #1012H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 4, 2018 -- 2:30 PM

Transform one cake recipe into three dazzling frosted cakes: strawberry ombre cake, a zesty lemon mousse cake artfully piped with meringue, and a lofty berry layer cake covered in colorful swirls of Swiss meringue buttercream.

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