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The New Baking (#102H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode, host Christopher Kimball goes to London's Violet Bakery to visit with rising pastry star Claire Ptak. While there, he learns some of her baking techniques, such as under-whipping egg whites for a lighter cake. Back at Milk Street and in the kitchen, he puts that information to work, making chocolate, prune and rum cake with Milk Street Cook Matthew Card. Next up is Milk Street Cook Erika Bruce who shows Chris how to make a brown sugar tart with their foolproof single-crust pie dough. The show ends with Chris explaining how a Japanese baking technique coupled with a cornstarch paste ended his 30-year search for a prebaked pie crust that won't slump in the pan.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 1, 2018 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Home Cooking In Taiwan (#201H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Host Christopher Kimball travels to Taipei, Taiwan, where he learns about the classic flavors and ingredients in Taiwanese cooking from Chuang Pao-hua of the Chung-hua Culinary Teaching Center. Chris also visits the Raohe Street Night Market, one of the oldest in Taipei. Later in the show, Chris meets Kun-Yin Cheng of the Shin Yeh restaurant, where he changes his mind about the pleasures-and pros-of wok cookery. Back at Milk Street, Milk Street cook Matthew Card shows Chris how to make Taiwanese beef noodle soup, and Milk Street cook Josh Mamaclay demonstrates how to make a quick weeknight spicy stir-fried cumin beef (Hunan beef). To end the show, Chris and Milk Street cook Bianca Borges apply the techniques Chris learned in Taipei to make three-cup chicken.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 11, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 12, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me

From Thailand with Love (#103H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Host Christopher Kimball travels to Chiang Mai, Thailand to get lessons in Thai cooking from Andy Ricker of Pok Pok fame. Thai cooking is all about strong, bright flavors such as fish sauce and lemongrass. Back in the kitchen, Chris and Milk Street Cook Rayna Jhaveri draw on that flavorful palette as they make Thai fried rice. Next, Milk Street Cook Lynn Clark demonstrates how to make a crisp and tangy Thai-style coleslaw with mint and cilantro, and Rayna shows how to create a pantry staple pickled chilies. To end the show, Milk Street Cook Matthew Card shows Chris how to make Thai chicken at home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 15, 2018 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Quick Suppers from Madrid (#202H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Christopher Kimball travels to Madrid, Spain, where he meets Joaqu?n Felipe, executive chef of Florida Retiro, who teaches him how to make authentic pisto. He then learns how to make pork and chorizo with piquillo peppers (carcamusa) from chef Abraham Garc?a of Restaurante Viridiana. Back at the kitchen, Chris and Milk Street cook Lynn Clark draw on what Chris learned in Spain to make carcamusa at home. Milk Street cook Rayna Jhaveri makes Spanish ratatouille (pisto manchego), and Milk Street cook Josh Mamaclay shows how to make sherry-soaked French toast (torrijas).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 18, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 19, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me

Tahini Rules! (#104H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Meatballs get a makeover as Milk Street Cook Rayna Jhaveri shows host Christopher Kimball how to make Turkish meatballs with lime-yogurt sauce. The recipe borrows a French concept: panade, a bread-based paste that helps keep the meat moist. Chris follows up by explaining the chemistry of the crumbs. Next, Milk Street Cook Catherine Smart shows Chris how to make Israeli hummus, while Rayna demonstrates a dressing that can perk up any vegetable: sweet-and-sour mint dressing. Rounding out the show, Milk Street Cook Erika Bruce show how versatile tahini, the sesame paste that is key to savory dishes like hummus, shines equally bright in their ultimate tahini swirl brownies.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 22, 2018 -- 3:30pm Remind me

Middle East Classics (#203H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Christopher Kimball and Milk Street cook Lynn Clark show the secret to making perfect puffed pita bread at home. Milk Street cook Catherine Smart demonstrates how to make sumac-spiced chicken (musakhan), and Milk Street cook Rayna Jhaveri teaches how to apply Middle Eastern flavors to salad with a recipe for fattoush.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 25, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 26, 2018 -- 1:00am Remind me
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