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Andrew Taylor and Mike Wiley (#1417H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

New York City and Boston restaurant alum chef Robert Sisca joins Ming from Rhode Island. Robert is the Executive Chef at the Providence G, a new and very cool venue in downtown Providence with three restaurants. Today they are cooking with halibut. Robert is making a bread crusted halibut with broccoli rabe and chorizo emulsion, then Ming is up for a halibut fish stew with roasted garlic aioli and grilled bread.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 23, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

On The Road - Amsterdam (#1616H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Apr 28, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Hawai'i - Isaac Bancaco (#1418H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Ming hits Hawai'i, this week on Simply Ming. Joining Ming is chef Issac Boncaco, the 2014 Maui chef of the year. With two different takes on Tuna, Issac and Ming talk shop and trade recipes as they create a mouthwatering meal on the beautiful sands of Kama'ole beach.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 30, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

On The Road - Strasbourg (#1617H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 5, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Hawai'i - Ed Kenney (#1419H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Coconuts, opah and plantains all show up in this week's dishes as Ming heads to Hawai'i. Ming catches up with chef Ed Kenney on Ma'oOrganic Farms to harvest ingredients and coconuts for a few exotic dish and drinks. Heading to the kitchen, Ming and Ed create two unique takes on traditional dishes, before sitting down to taste their Hawai'ian creations.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 7, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Carla Hall (#1601H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto stops by the loft kitchen for a showdown. After a quick cucumber cutting challenge, these two amazing chefs cook up dueling versions of a traditional Japanese dish-tonkatsu. While Iron Chef Morimoto doubles down and makes a traditional deep-fried pork cutlet tonkatsu and his house ramen, Ming counters that with a vegetarian version of portobello tonkatsu atop fantastic house rice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, May 8, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, May 9, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

On The Road - Amsterdam II (#1618H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 12, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Hawai'i - Lee Ann Wong (#1420H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Ming continues his adventures on Maui with chef Lee Anne Wong. Heading to Kako'o 'Oiwi farm, the chefs gather traditional Hawaiian ingredients, such as taro plants, edible ferns and breadfruit. Heading into the kitchen, Ming and Lee Anne create a sumptuous meal celebrating the heritage of the islands.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Jacques Pepin (#1602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, legendary French chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the loft to cook with sole and soul. Chef Pepin creates a fantastic onion-crusted sole with anchovy butter and a butternut squash saute, while Ming follows that with a brown butter onion glazed sole with creamy zucchini "risotto." It's fish two ways, on this episode of Simply Ming!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, May 15, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, May 16, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

On The Road - Rhine (#1619H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 19, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Hawai'i - Mom & Dad (#1421H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Ming heads to Honolulu to join mom and dad in their kitchen for a family meal. Whipping up a few favorite dishes, the Tsai family trades laughs and stories - and more than a few family photos - before sitting down to dinner on the lanai.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Rick Bayless (#1603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Chef Rick Bayless creates traditional Mexican chilaquiles and Ming makes rice cake chicken "nachos."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, May 22, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

On The Road - Rhine (#1620H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, May 26, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Hawai'i - Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong (#1422H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Heading to the Hawai'i Food and Wine festival, Ming bumps into chefs Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong, masters of Hawai'ian cuisine. As the friends catch up, they decide to head to their favorite place - the kitchen - to create three distinct and flavorful fish dishes.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Masaharu Morimoto (#1604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, seven-time James Beard Award-winning chef and longtime host of the PBS series, Mexico: One Plate at a Time, Rick Bayless stops by the loft kitchen to bring us back to his Mexican roots. Rick starts us off with a traditional Mexican chilaquiles, while Ming puts a spin on nachos with his crispy rice cake chicken "nachos."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, May 29, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, May 30, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

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