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Southern Comfort (#809H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make a regional recipe, Delta hot Tamales at home. Then, Chris shares a test kitchen tip for taking the bite out of garlic. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to another regional specialty, Charleston shrimp perloo.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 6:30pm

Big Flavors from Little Italy (#913H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making zeppoles at home. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for splatter screens. Next, test cook Ashley Moore shares the steps for the best slow-cooker chicken stock. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of shredded parmesan. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate pasta with mushroom sauce.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 2, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Big Family Breakfast (#905H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Host Christopher Kimball visits Freight House Antiques in Erving, Massachusetts, where scones are baked fresh daily. Then, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make perfect mixed berry scones at home. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for pizza cutters. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of honey. And finally, test cook Erin McMurrer reveals the secrets to making the perfect breakfast pizza.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 3, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 3, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Simplified Showstoppers (#810H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate one-pan prime rib and roasted vegetables. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of frozen dinner rolls. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison revives a classic recipe for blitz torte.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 5, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

American Classics with a Twist (#801H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make frosted meatloaf at home. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of frozen pizzas. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to apple pie with cheddar cheese crust.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 9, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Latin Heat (#908H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make a regional recipe, puffy tacos, at home. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of tortilla chips. And finally, test cook Erin McMurrer reveals the secrets to perfect chicken chilaquiles.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 10, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 10, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Grilled Salmon and Stuffed Tomatoes (#811H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making the best grilled salmon steaks with lemon-caper sauce. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for tomato coring tools. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of bread crumbs. And finally, test cook Erin McMurrer shows Chris how to make stuffed tomatoes at home.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 12, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Muffins and Doughnuts Get A Makeover (#802H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Host Christopher Kimball visits the Dorset Union Store in Dorset, Vermont, where doughnuts are baked fresh daily. Then, test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making easier muffin tin doughnuts. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of grapefruit juice. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for pod coffee makers. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make whole-wheat blueberry muffins.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 16, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Biting Into The Big Easy (#911H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making the ultimate pork grillades. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of Creole seasoning. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for slicing knives. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows Chris how to make a regional favorite, New Orleans muffulettas.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 17, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 17, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Bringing Home Tex-Mex Favorites (#812H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Tex-Mex cheese enchiladas at home. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of corn tortillas. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for tortilla keepers. And finally, test cook Erin McMurrer uncovers the secrets to making perfect huevos rancheros.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

A Hearty Fall Dinner (#803H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make skillet roast chicken and potatoes at home. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of brown mustard. Then, Chris shares a test kitchen tip for aerating wine. Next, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to perfect Brussels sprout salad. And finally, Chris teaches a cooking class all about secret ingredient biscuits.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 23, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

The Devil Made Me Do It (#907H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to perfect grilled chicken diavolo. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for water bottles. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of hard cider. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make the ultimate deviled beef short ribs.

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  • KQED Life: Sat, Jun 24, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 24, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Chinese Comes Home (#813H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster revives a classic recipe for chicken chow mein. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for slow cookers. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate slow-cooker Chinese barbecued pork.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Grilled and Smoked (#804H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make barbecued burnt ends. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for grill spatulas. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of lemonade. Finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making smoky potato salad.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 30, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

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

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.