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Louis Dibiccari (#1425H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Rising star chef Jason Bond of Bondir and Bondir Concord joins Ming as they cook with mackerel. Jason is making grilled mackerel with charred eggplant puree and eggplant pickle, while Ming makes tea-smoked mackerel with Hunan eggplant.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 1:30pm

Sara Moulton (#1605H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Chef Sara Moulton, a protegee of Julia Child and host of the PBS series Sara's Weeknight Meals, joins Ming in the kitchen to make some family comfort food. Sara slow cooks a flavorful Alsatian onion pie, and Ming follows with one of his Sunday night favorites - French onion apple soup. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jun 19, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jun 20, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

On The Road - Rhine (#1621H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 23, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Matt Louis (#1426H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Ming is joined by Portsmouth, N.H., chef Matt Louis from the restaurant Moxy, known for its Spanish-style tapas using seasonal New England ingredients and his newly opened Franklin Oyster House. Today, Matt cooks up goat meatballs with garlic mustard pesto, local farm feta and sunchoke chips, while Meg whips up surf-n-turf meatballs with his favorite Blue Dragon vinegar fries.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Simon Majumdar (#1606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Simon Majumdar, British author and TV personality, travels the world and makes a stop at Ming's loft kitchen to cook up chicken two ways. Simon makes his favorite chicken tikka masala, while Ming shares a taste of his childhood with his mom's curry-apple chicken with house rice. We're taking recipes from across the globe as well as the family cookbook, this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jun 26, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jun 27, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

On The Road - New York (#1622H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Simply Ming goes to upstate New York to experience the captivating Hudson Valley.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 30, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Carla Hall (#1501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

It's time to go crazy for coconut this week with Carla Hall, co-host of the Emmy-award winning television show "The Chew" and owner of her own Southern restaurant in Brooklyn. This week, Carla joins Ming in his loft to make her fragrant calaloo - a crab and coconut spinach soup - and cassava in coconut sauce. Then, Ming counters with a creamless watercress soup with honey apple salsa and coconut shrimp. Soup's On this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 2, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Bryan Caswell (#1607H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us. Recognized by the James Beard Foundation, Food & Wine, and Bon Appetit as one of Texas's top chefs, Caswell barbecues a blackened black sea bass on the half shell with Swiss chard and a field pea saute. Next, Ming dishes up a crispy whole black sea bass. It's all happening this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 3, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 4, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Jamie Bissonnette (#1623H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, James Beard Award-winning chef Jamie Bissonnette comes back to the loft kitchen to saute stroganoff two ways. Chef Bissonnette cooks up a chili beef stroganoff that makes your taste buds water. Ming counters that with a vegetarian tofu stroganoff that is delicious and healthy. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 7, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Jacques Pepin (#1502H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The legendary Jacques Pepin, who is best-known for his PBS cooking series as well as his history of cooking with Julia Child, keeps things fun and simple this week. Jacques and his granddaughter Shorey swing by Ming's loft to make curly dogs with pickle relish, mayogrette dressing and potato salad. Ming cooks up some quick Chinese sausage buns. Simple ingredients make delicious dishes on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 9, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Sarah Grueneberg (#1608H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Michelin star and James Beard Award-winner, chef Sarah Grueneberg comes in from Chicago to join Ming in his loft kitchen. Sarah whips up a tortelli verdi, her restaurant Monteverde's signature dish, while Ming makes a garlic chive wonton with a double ginger chicken broth. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 10, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 11, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Michael Schlow (#1624H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, crustaceans are taking over! Chef Michael Schlow, named the Best Chef of the Northeast by the James Beard Foundation, joins Ming to cook with shrimp. Chef Schlow makes a fantastic spicy shrimp with Calabrian chiles, pastina and green Vegetables, while Ming follows that with a colorful and mouth-watering shrimp, mango, and watercress stir-fry.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 14, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Aaron Sanchez (#1503H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

You may recognize one of the world's most distinguished Latin chefs, Aaron Sanchez, from his roles as judge on "Chopped" and alongside Gordon Ramsay on "Masterchef". Today, Aaron visits Ming in his loft to cook his albondigas tacos while Ming makes beef and salted watercress scallion pancakes. It's on fuego this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 16, 2019 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Ivan Orkin (#1609H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, chef Ivan Orkin, known as the American authority on all things ramen, joins Ming to make just that-ramen. Chef Orkin shows how to make a simple 30-minute at-home version of shoyu ramen - a dish that typically takes three days to prepare in his restaurant. Ming then counters with a quick vegetable ramen. Making ramen simple and easy, two ways, right here on Simply Ming.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 18, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Jacques Pepin Special Episode (#1625H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

On this special edition of Simply Ming, chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the kitchen for a cook-a-thon in honor of their dear friend Anthony Bourdain. In a real-time 30-minutes cook-off, both talented chefs go head-to-head to choose ingredients and make some incredible dishes, Iron Chef style. From red snapper sashimi to a whole roasted red snapper, pork scaloppini to ratatouille, and an incredible banana crepe flambe with rum as only Jacques can make it. They're cooking from the heart for this special episode of Simply Ming.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 21, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Barbara Lynch (#1504H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, two-time James Beard Award-winner, author, and restaurateur Chef Barbara Lynch is joining Ming in the kitchen. Barbara, the creator of seven different restaurants, cooks up a ricotta ravioli with black olive croutons and a simple tomato pan sauce. Ming follows with an Asian-inspired ginger edamame ravioli with a Chinese vinegar and brown butter sauce.

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

Billy Dec (#1610H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Emmy Award-winning actor, producer, and restauranteur Billy Dec joins Ming in the kitchen to share some flavors from his Philippines roots. Billy cooks up a classic adobo pork belly bao with oozing fried egg, while Ming follows with a vegetarian version of an apple tofu bao. Asian comfort foods, two ways, right here on Simply Ming.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 24, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 25, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Fatima Ali (#1626H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Top Chef Alum Fatima Ali joins us for some healthy cooking and eating. The main ingredient for their two dishes is chickpeas. Chef Ali makes a mustard seed shrimp with chickpea "chaat" salad, while Ming cooks up a chickpea tofu curry stew. It's all right here, cooking at home, on this episode of Simply Ming.

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

Todd English (#1505H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

It's cauliflower two ways this week on Simply Ming. Ming's longtime friend Chef Todd English, known for his landmark restaurant Olives in Charlestown, Massachusetts, as well as his restaurants across the country, shares how to make a cauliflower risotto as only he can do it: Italian style. Ming puts his own spin on this trendy vegetable with his delicious soy-honey-lime beer battered cauliflower.

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

Akhtar Nawab (#1611H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, chef Akhtar Nawab, recently honored with the Bib Gourmand distinction from the 2018 Michelin Guide, stops by Ming's loft to cook with delectable mushrooms. Akhtar makes a hearty mushroom Bolognese with homemade ligurian corzetti pasta, while Ming follows with wok-stirred maitake mushrooms atop a scallion noodle cake. Its East meets West, meets Italy - with these mushroom dishes, this week on Simply Ming.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 31, 2019 -- 7:30pm 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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