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Stockfish and Amber (#801H) Duration: 25:01 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Niklas visits beautiful Lofoten, a string of islands that stretches into the North Atlantic in Northern Norway. He goes fishing for cod and cooks the fish with both inspiring recipes and fiery techniques.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 22, 2018 -- 6:30am Remind me

Burning Sweet Desire (#808H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

There is a distinct word in Swedish for having something sweet together with a cup of coffee, namely fika. In today's episode, Niklas makes sweet buns at his restaurant in the middle of Stockholm and enjoys them with a cup of coffee, before he travels to South America to investigate the coffee and food traditions from these faraway places.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 24, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me

Burning Water & Melted Butter (#802H) Duration: 25:49 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Niklas travels by horse sleigh into the mountainous region of Roros, where he enjoys the culinary treats and sites that this old mining town has to offer.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jul 29, 2018 -- 6:30am Remind me

The South of Norway: Shellfish for Summer (#201H) Duration: 26:32 STEREO TVG

Andreas Viestad visits Blindleia, a favorite holiday destination in Southern Norway. In this summer paradise, he goes fishing for red shrimp and gathers mussels on a bare-faced rock. He makes classic and innovative sauces for the shellfish and then creates a Norwegian-style paella.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 31, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 1, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me

Flavor of Roasted Coffee (#803H) Duration: 26:29 STEREO TVG

In today's episode, Niklas investigates the most popular drink in Scandinavia, namely coffee. He wants to know more about his morning cup of coffee and meets up with some experts for this refreshing beverage, before he travels to Brazil where most of the world's coffee originates.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 5, 2018 -- 6:30am Remind me

Mid-Norway: Old-Fashioned Sweet Tooth (#202H) Duration: 26:34 STEREO TVG

Andreas travels to one of the coldest places in Norway: the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of Roros. The town appears frozen in time and tradition rules on the table. This episode focuses on all things sweet and old-fashioned, including iced cake, raw milk pudding and cheesecake with cloudberries.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 7, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 8, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me

Arctic Fire (#804H) Duration: 25:35 STEREO TVG

In today's episode, Niklas visits the island of Kjollefjord in Finnmark, well above the Arctic Circle, and home to some of the world's richest fisheries. Niklas meets up with three generations of fishermen and goes fishing for haddock.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 12, 2018 -- 6:30am Remind me

Northern Norway/Italy: Dry But Tasty (#203H) Duration: 26:32 STEREO TVG

Codfish ranks among Norway's most important exports. Andreas Viestad follows the codfish from its origin near the Lofoten Islands in Northern Norway to the table in Italy.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me

Hay Smoked Salmon (#805H) Duration: 25:21 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Niklas takes us to the island of Lovund in Northern Norway, a community that has always relied on fishing and where this traditional way of life coexists with modern aquaculture. Niklas meets up with some locals and goes diving for scallops before he makes one of his favorite salmon dishes touched by smoke, Viking style.

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  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 26, 2018 -- 6:30am Remind me

West Coast of Norway: All Is Well - If There Is Herring (#204H) Duration: 26:32 STEREO TVG

Andreas travels along the West coast of Norway, an area settled around the rich herring fisheries. Inspired by history, Andreas demonstrates how to make Scandinavian-style herring.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 28, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 29, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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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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KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
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Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
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Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
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Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.