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Fried Chicken and Grilled Peppers (#806H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make latin fried chicken at home. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for deep-fry/candy thermometers. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of green salsa. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to perfect grill-roasted peppers.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 11:30am

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 5:00pm
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Break Out The Bourbon (#808H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers secrets to perfect smoked bourbon chicken. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for liquid dish soap. Finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate sweet potato pie at home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 23, 2017 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jul 28, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 29, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 29, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Surf and Turf Goes Regional (#904H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make cedar-planked salmon with cucumber-yogurt sauce at home. Then, test cook Christie Morrison reveals the steps for lemon and herb red potato salad. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried unveils his top picks for insulated food carriers. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to grilled sugar steak.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

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 9: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 4, 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 31, 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 5, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 5, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

A Taste of Tennessee (#906H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Tennessee pulled pork sandwiches on hoecakes. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of shredded coconut. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the ultimate French coconut pie at home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 26, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 26, 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 11, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Picnic Game Changers (#902H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making the ultimate ranch rried chicken at home. Then, test cook Ashley Moore shares the steps for five easy tuna salads. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for potholders. And finally, test cook Erin McMurrer shows host Christopher Kimball how to make perfect husk-grilled corn.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 12, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 12, 2017 -- 11:30am 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 14, 2017 -- 6:30pm 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 -- 6:30pm 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: Fri, Aug 25, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

All Wrapped Up (#909H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate bacon-wrapped meatloaf. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of salted butter. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for vacuum sealers. And finally, test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making chicken baked in foil with sweet potato and radish.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Episode #1001H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 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 […]

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.