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French Week (#209H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Follow the four semi-finalists as they wrestle with three French bakes. First they have to produce three types of savory canapes, then a complex charlotte royale. The final is a truly iconic French patisserie: the opera cake

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Oct 25, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 26, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Final (#210H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Learn which of the three finalists will emerge as Britain's best amateur baker. Each must create a technically difficult picnic pie, 12 perfectly shaped pretzels and the ultimate showpiece in a baker's repertoire: a three-tiered wedding cake.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 1, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 2, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Masterclass 1 (#211H) Duration: 55:10 STEREO TVPG

Mary and Paul take over the tent for the ultimate baking masterclass, making Mary's whole orange cake and angel food cake, Paul's breakfast muffins and olive bread sticks, and the duo's showstopper chocolate cake.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 8, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 9, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Masterclass 2 (#212H) Duration: 55:10 STEREO TVPG

Mary and Paul tackle challenges they set the bakers in dessert and pie weeks. Mary shares her family recipe for tipsy trifle, floating islands and wobbly apricot tart, while Paul prepares custard tarts and showstopping spanakopita.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 15, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 16, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Masterclass 3 (#213H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Get Paul and Mary's tips for biscuits and pastry. Mary shares recipes for ginger spiced traybake and technically tricky tuiles with chocolate mousse, while Paul prepares iced tea loaf, sweet dough brioche tete and twisted apricot couronne.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 22, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 23, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Masterclass 4 (#214H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Watch Mary and Paul re-create bakes from the final weeks. Paul makes a wheat-free crusty rye loaf and sweet and savory pretzels. Mary makes Sussex Pond pudding and choux pastry religieuse, and puts her own twist on the classic opera cake.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Nov 29, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Nov 30, 2019 -- 2:00am 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.