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Adam Richman (#1512H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming,, Adam Richman, host of "Man V. Food" and "Man Finds Food," joins Ming in his loft. They start off with a fun cocktail called a Port-Au-Prince sour; then, it's on to making their own styles of BLTs. Adam makes a salmon BLT while Ming prepares a kosher BLT without the bacon, lettuce, or tomato. Simple ingredients make delicious dishes this week on Simply Ming.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 17, 2019 -- 1:30pm

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: Wed, Sep 18, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 19, 2019 -- 1:30am 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 9: Sun, Sep 22, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Joanne Chang (#1513H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Chef Joanne Chang, mastermind behind Boston's Flour franchises and restaurant Myers & Chang, joins Ming in the kitchen this week. Joanne flexes her pastry prowess by preparing delicious Vietnamese espresso ice cream-filled profiteroles with spicy ganache. Ming counters with a pate a choux two ways-tea smoked salmon with cream cheese, chives and lemon, and devil's balls. It's sweet and savory this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 24, 2019 -- 1:30pm 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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 25, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 26, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Amanda Freitag (#1506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Amanda Freitag from the Food Network's "Chopped" and "Iron Chef America" joins Ming to create two different pork dishes. It's all about the sear as Amanda prepares pork chops with crispy pancetta in a cast-iron skillet, while Ming whips up a pork scaloppini with lap chong and leek salsa and caramelized apples.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 29, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Chris Hastings (#1514H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Ming is joined by southern Chef Chris Hastings, who has three restaurants in Alabama including the hot & hot fish club and his newly opened Ovenbird. Chris prepares classic southern flavors with his creamy shrimp and grits. Then, Ming cooks Jook, a savory rice porridge, with a brown and white mixed house rice. Prepare your taste buds for east meets south.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 1, 2019 -- 1:30pm 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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Oct 2, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 3, 2019 -- 1:30am 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!

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 6, 2019 -- 9:30am Remind me

Rick Bayless (#1507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

PBS's own Chef Rick Bayless visits Ming in his loft this week to share his Mexican flavors. Rick, who has several restaurants in Chicago including the Frontera Grill and Topolobampo, which received the James Beard Award for Outstanding Restaurant in 2017, cooks up Mexican street corn tacos with homemade corn tortillas, while Ming makes his new egg omelet wrap with a corn, tomato, watercress and fermented black bean salsa.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 6, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Jamie Bissonnette (#1515H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

James Beard Award-winning Chef Jamie Bissonnette, co-chef/partner of Ken Oringer, swings by Ming's loft to turn up the heat with eggplant. While Jamie prepares a spicy shrimp with Thai eggplant, Ming cooks up eggplant with an Asian twist - a tasty, spicy Sichuan eggplant dish called Yu Xiang Qie Zi. These are two spicy eggplant dishes you won't want to miss.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 8, 2019 -- 1:30pm 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: Wed, Oct 9, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 10, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Seamus Mullen (#1516H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Lamb is on the menu this week on Simply Ming. New York's Chef Seamus Mullen, owner of tapas restaurant Boqueria, shares his health - focused philosophy as he prepares a lamb meatball stew with quinoa, baby carrots, sugar snap peas, and herbs. Ming complements with a lamb and leek pilaf with lemon cucumber tzatziki.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 15, 2019 -- 1:30pm 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: Wed, Oct 16, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 17, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Leah Cohen (#1517H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This week on Simply Ming, Ming is joined by Chef Leah Cohen. She is the proud owner of the Pig and Khao restaurant in New York and was named a Rising Star Chef in 2013. It's time for a crowd favorite - chicken wings. Leah cooks up her Korean honey butter chicken wings, while Ming matches with his famed blue ginger Laos chicken wings. Two twists on a classic.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 22, 2019 -- 1:30pm 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: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 24, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

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

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

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 -- 9:30am 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.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Michael Schlow (#1518H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Chef Michael Schlow, named Best Chef Northeast by the James Beard Foundation and owner of restaurants all over including: Tico and Alta Strada, joins Ming to prepare an Italian spicy seafood stew called cacciucco. Ming complements with his tasty Thai seafood stew. It's stew two ways this week on Simply Ming.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 29, 2019 -- 1:30pm 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 31, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me
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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

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