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Airs Saturdays, July 16 - Aug. 13 & Sept. 17 & 24, 2016 at 3 p.m. on KPBS TV
THE KITCHEN WISDOM OF CECILIA CHIANG is a new six-part cooking mini-series documenting the amazing life story of "the Julia Child of Chinese food in America." In the 1950s, Chinese food in the U.S. was mostly westernized Cantonese food such as chop suey and chow mein. Then, along came restaurateur Cecilia Chiang.
Airs Saturdays, July 23, Aug. 6 & 13, Sept. 17 & 24, Oct. 1, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Join Hawaiʻi’s own Ed Kenney and friends on a culinary adventure. In this six-part series, get an introduction to interesting people and riveting stories linked by a family recipe, starting from a base in Hawai'i to locations such as Japan and Puerto Rico. Find the rich and sometimes surprising connections to a treasured family dish.
Airs Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 4 p.m. on KPBS TV
Andalucía's Moorish heritage sparkles in the historic capitals of Granada and Córdoba. And the pride of the Reconquista and the power of Queen Isabel and King Ferdinand enliven the region's great sights. Tasting the smooth sherry and marveling at prancing stallions, we find the passion in Andalucían culture. And we top it off with fun in the Spanish sun on the Costa del Sol.
Airs Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 9 p.m. & Saturday, July 23 at 4:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Have you ever dreamed of waving that little wand in front of a professional orchestra? Enjoy such an experience vicariously through Host Jorge Meraz as he gets to meet the Baja Orchestra. We chat with the director, the musicians, the youth symphony and more. Music is a beautiful thing, and we get to explore the musicians that give a cultural touch to Tijuana, Mexico. Afterwards, we wash down all that musical education with an organic meal at the Alma Verde restaurant.
Airs Thursday, July 21 - Saturday, July 23 at 11 p.m. & Sunday, July 24 at 11:30 p.m. on KPBS TV
Comic-Con International celebrates its 47th year in San Diego making it the longest continuously-run comics and popular arts convention in the U.S. And this year whether you have a badge or not you can get an exclusive insider's look at what's going on at the San Diego Convention Center and beyond thanks to Comic-ConHQ.