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Crazy Noodles

Milk Street visits Peru to learn a new way to make pesto with –  surprise! –  spinach. Milk Street Cook Rayna Jhaveri shows how it's done as she creates Peruvian Pesto (tallarines verde). The pasta theme continues as Milk Street Cook Catherine Smart teaches host Christopher Kimball about a different noodle dish, soba with miso butter and asparagus. Chris reveals his foolproof recipe for pisco sours. Finally, Milk Street Cook Lynn Clark shows us a pesto that's red, not green, as she creates the Sicilian pasta dish, trapanese pesto. Rounding out the show, Chris discusses Andy Ricker's kitchen cabinet essentials.

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The Japanese Quick Cook

In this episode, Christopher Kimball continues his travels through Japan. Back at Milk Street, Chris and Milk Street cook Lynn Clark prepare Japanese-style rice with flaked salmon and shiitake mushrooms (sake to kinoko takikomi gohan). To go along with the rice dish, Milk Street cook Catherine Smart whips up Japanese-style salt-pickled radish and red onion (yasai no sokuseki-zuke). And finally, Milk Street cook Rayna Jhaveri shows Chris how to prepare a Tuesday night dinner: yakiudon with pickled ginger.

  • 2018-12-17T02:30:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

Middle East Favorites

This episode showcases light and bright recipes of the Middle East. Milk Street cook Catherine Smart teaches how to make a vibrant salmon chraimeh that comes together in less than 30 minutes. Chris learns how to make a bulgur-tomato salad with herbs and pomegranate molasses (eetch) from Milk Street cook Josh Mamaclay. And finally, Milk Street cook Erika Bruce shares a recipe for tangerine-almond cake with bay-citrus syrup inspired by a technique used in the eastern Mediterranean.

  • 2018-12-24T02:30:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

New Breads

This episode is all about bread. Milk Street cook Erika Bruce teaches Christopher Kimball how to make aromatic, nutty and tender pumpkin seed rolls. Milk Street cook Matthew Card whips up an earthy and hearty Portuguese cornbread (broa). Finally, Chris and Milk Street cook Catherine Smart make a Macanese sweet potato cake (batatada), which strikes the balance between a rich and light cake.

  • 2018-12-31T02:30:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

A Trip to Senegal

In this episode, Christopher Kimball travels to Senegal to learn North African cooking techniques with Senegalese chef, restaurateur and author Pierre Thiam. Back at the kitchen, Milk Street cook Lynn Clark show how to make black-eyed pea and sweet potato stew (ndambe), and later Milk Street cook Catherine Smart teaches how to make a Senegalese dessert, mango and coconut rice pudding.

  • 2019-01-07T02:30:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

Chicken The Chinese Way

This episode showcases ways to bring Chinese cooking techniques to the home kitchen. Christopher Kimball and Milk Street cook Matthew Card start out by preparing crispy Sichuan-chili chicken. Milk Street cook Josh Mamaclay then breaks down a quick Tuesday night dinner, Sichuan chicken salad. Finally, Milk Street cook Lynn Clark prepares ginger-scallion steamed cod using a foolproof method to ensure the fish is perfectly moist.

  • 2019-01-14T02:30:00-08:00
    KCET-HD