sarah's weeknight meals

Beantown

The best chefs know that beans can round out a meal with extra flavor and texture, and today we have two of the best chefs. Joey Campanaro of New York's Little Owl makes an amazing salad dressing chicken with escarole and bean salad on the side, and chef Ming Tsai joins his old buddy Sara to make black bean scallops and zucchini. Sara then takes to the woods to search for edible wild plants with a professional forager who sells her finds to New York's top chefs. Recipes: Salad dressing chicken; Escarole and bean salad; Black bean scallops and zucchin.

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2019-09-05T00:00:00-07:00

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Arkansas Eats

Sara travels to Arkansas to prepare deep fried rice puppies and catfish with a local farmer and his family. While she's there, Sara discovers some of the best-kept secrets about Arkansas' food, from a famous pie shop to a James Beard-winning barbecue joint that serves just one thing: pulled pork. Recipes: Arkansas catfish; Deep fried rice puppies.

  • 2019-02-26T02:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

5 Ingredients Spells Dinner

Nothing is quicker and easier than a five-ingredient dish, and in Sara's hands, super flavorful. She takes everyone's favorite tailgating food, buffalo chicken, and turns it into a spicy rice dish - same flavors, but now a complete and healthy meal. Grilling enthusiasts will love her scallop, basil and prosciutto kabob with five ingredients packed with good taste. And you can't get fancier with the five-ingredient duck breasts with apricot Schezwan pepper sauce. Recipes: Buffalo chicken rice; Scallop, basil and prosciutto kabob; Duck breasts with apricot Schezwan pepper sauce.

  • 2019-03-05T02:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

Personal Pizza

Pizza started in Italy, but has become America's favorite food and today we have all kinds. Grilling expert Elizabeth Karmel joins Sara to make a blistered corn and asparagus pesto grilled pizza that is smoky and good. Sara has tips for rolling out pizza dough on Ask Sara. Then, it's a kid-centric meal of pasta pizza and veggies with peanut sesame sauce. Recipes: Blistered corn and asparagus pesto grilled pizza; Pasta pizza; Veggies with peanut sesame sauce.

  • 2019-03-19T03:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD