joanne wier

Joanne Weir's Plates and Places

Joanne visits Hotel Sacher in Vienna to taste and learn about the famous Sacher Torte and then visits a modern pastry shop in Vienna to learn the secrets of Sacher Torte from an up and coming young chef. Then, she bring the wonders of Viennese pastry back to her studio kitchen as she makes her favorite Chocolate Birthday Cake inspired by her mom.

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Salty Salzburg

Visit gorgeous Salzburg on the Danube and explore some historical sites including a local salt shop. With salt in hand, we'll prepare salt-crusted fish and a salty side dish. Salt-Roasted Whole Fish; Extra Crispy Salt-Roasted Potatoes with Herbs.

  • 2020-04-22T04:30:00-07:00
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Caviar

Joanne takes you right to the source of one of her favorite ingredients: caviar. She visits a sustainable caviar farm in Northern California for a reserve tasting, and sees their modern techniques for raising this classic delicacy. Back in her home kitchen, she shows how to elevate several recipes with this extravagant ingredient. Recipes: Celebration pizza with smoked salmon and caviar; devilish eggs with caviar.

  • 2020-04-23T04:30:00-07:00
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Rise and Shine

Joanne visits a small town in Eastern Washington to see how this rural wine-making community honors breakfast. From simple bacon and eggs, to French beignets, to scones and a Joanne-inspired breakfast pizza, you'll see why your mom always told you that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Pizza Dough; Bacon and Egg Breakfast Pizza; Sharp Cheddar and Green Onion Scones with Chive Butter.

  • 2020-04-29T04:30:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Moroccan Spice

Joanne takes you to the source of some of her favorite spices, a quintessential spice souk in the markets of Marrakech. Later, she finds luck in a hidden corner of the Medina. Back in her kitchen, she shows how to create authentic Moroccan dishes with a little help from the spice shop. Recipes: Chickpea soup with ras el hanout; ras el hanout almond brittle; tangerine semifreddo with salty ras el hanout almond brittle.

  • 2020-04-30T04:30:00-07:00
    KCET-HD