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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Elegant Cookies (#1004H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha for recipes that turn humble cookies into art: "faux bois" vanilla and chocolate shortbread decorated with chocolate bark and pistachio moss, embellished wreath cookies with sugared flowers, and pretty-as-a-picture cherry blossom cookies.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

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

Alternative Crusts (#804H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Attention all pie and tart bakers-this show is for you. Join Martha as she shares nutritious and healthier crust alternatives using a new repertoire of grains, flours and sweeteners in four remarkable recipes: a show-stopping free-form plum galette with a crunchy cornmeal crust, a decadent and dairy-free chocolate-coconut pie, and an incredibly delicious savory whole-wheat, olive oil crusted mushroom tart made with tahini. Something delicious for everyone!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 25, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 26, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 26, 2019 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Magnificent Meringues (#1005H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn the foundation for three different meringue-based desserts: meringue wreath with jewel-like sugared berries, chocolate angel food cake with a decadent milk chocolate frosting, and almond dacquoise bombes.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

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

Flour Power (#805H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Flour is the foundation of a multitude of baked goods and there are many options to choose from beyond the ever-popular white variety. On today's show, Martha incorporates these unique flours into three fantastic recipes: custardy herb quiche with a malty rye crust, blueberry coffee cake with a crunchy muesli topping, and a speedy seeded savory quick bread. Explore the power of flour!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 1, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 2, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 2, 2019 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Breakfast Pastries (#1006H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Martha to make an easy-to-prepare sweet-yeasted dough in three addictive recipes: pear and frangipane pastries, a pull-apart cinnamon and brown butter swirl designed to share, and mouth-watering jam-filled croustades.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 4, 2019 -- 9:00am Remind me

Seeded (#806H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Known for their satisfying crunch and distinctive, nutty flavor, seeds create culinary magic in a wide variety of baked goods. Today Martha highlights the virtues of seeds by incorporating them in three fantastic recipes including seeded whole-wheat English muffins, a heavenly seeded Saratoga torte, and light and crispy whole-grain seeded wafer crackers for the quintessential cocktail party tray. Recipes so delicious you'll want to make them again and again.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 8, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 9, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 9, 2019 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Yeasted Breakfast Favorites (#807H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Yeast is the magic ingredient in many breakfast favorites. Today, Martha shares culinary tricks of the trade in three breakfast favorites: mouthwatering hazelnut hot-cross buns studded with dried cherries, a honeyed whole-wheat bread perfect for the novice baker, and gooey, pull-apart whole-wheat monkey bread. Breakfast reinvented with a healthful twist!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 15, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 16, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 16, 2019 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Better (For You) Bake Sale (#808H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Imagine a better-for-you bake sale chockfull of alluring treats. On today's show, four recipes packed with wholesome ingredients that will satisfy parents and kids alike: lemon-yogurt cupcakes with fresh raspberry frosting, lip-smacking whole-wheat sticky buns and zesty orange-barley pound cake you can sell by the slice or by the loaf all sure-fire hits at your next bake sale.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Bakery-Style Cookies (#809H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 -- 2:00pm 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.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
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)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
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)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.