Program Guide Daily

7:00 AM

Today's Special: NY Indian

Today's Special: NY Indian

Actor and comedian Aasif Mandvi joins culinary legend Madhur Jaffrey on a hilarious weekend tour of Indian cuisine within the boroughs of New York City. They hit Madhur's favorite haunts: from Manhattan cab stands to Little India in Jackson Heights, Queens, tasting the flavors of regional cuisine. Taking in all he's learned, Aasif teams up with Chef Akhtar Nawab to create a fabulous birthday feast for his family and friends.Read More

8:00 AM

Everyday Italian

Spring Cleaning

It?s been a long winter and Giada?s looking forward to spring cleaning. Today she?s going through her spice rack to use up her leftover spices while they?re still fresh. She?s livening up a simple menu with a few good spices to welcome in the warm weather. Roll up your sleeves, it?s time for some spice-rack spring cleaning.Read More

8:30 AM

Everyday Italian

Good Things Come in Small Packages

Why fill up on a big helping of one good dish, when you can sink your teeth into a whole variety of delectable little bites? Giada's preparing Italian finger foods that are absolute crowd pleasers. Try her mini pizzas or crunchy parmesan chicken tenders, and you'll be hungry for more. How about fried mozzarella or clams casino? They're all so good, your guests will have a hard time picking favorites.Read More

9:00 AM

Extra Virgin

Dog days of Dolores

It's been a tough year for Debi. She's sold her home of 15 years and her beloved poodle, Dolores died. In honor of Dolores she's decided to host a fundraiser for a dog charity event in her new home inviting Kathy Griffin and other friends to have their photos taken with their beloved pets.Read More

9:30 AM

Extra Virgin

Boys and Their Bikes

Gabriele's brother, Fabio, is about to celebrate a birthday and Gabriele and Debi want to give him a party to remember. They make a plan to ride motorcycles, something Gabriele and Fabio have loved since they were kids, and cook a meal for Fabio, with all of his favorite dishes, in the track's restaurant kitchen. While driving to the raceway, Debi and Gabriele stop to make tortalone (oversized, triangular ravioli) with an adorable old couple who are said to make some of the best. From there, it's on to the track for the celebration. The ride is very scary for Debi and her girls but it's a lot of fun for Gabriele and Fabio. But what's even better is sharing a meal of porcini mushroom crustini, the tortalone with a three-meat Bolognese sauce and profiteroles for dessert. Fabio clearly appreciates all the effort that Gabriele and Debi have gone to and the thoughtfulness of making his favorite food. Buon Compleanno - which means happy birthday in Italian.Read More

10:00 AM

Road Trip with G. Garvin

Virginia

In Richmond, Virginia the Jefferson Hotel is a building of sophistication and history. Diners head to Lemaire for a meal with the same finesse. G meets with Chef Walter to see his take on the fried green tomato. Award-winning chef Jason opened Comfort to serve local ingredients with his own style. He shares with G his techniques on preparing braised pork and sides in his 'comforting' restaurant. Lavender Field Farms offers fresh honey, herbs, eggs, and beauty products all prepared fresh on the premises. G gets to experience a day in the life at the farm with owner Nicole before preparing a simple but summery skirt steak salad with a honey-citrus dressing.Read More

10:30 AM

Drop 5 Lbs with Good Housekeeping

Look and Feel Younger

Look and feel younger with easy nutrition and exercise tips from your Drop 5 team. Melissa d' Arabian cooks up Balsamic Roasted Pork with Berry Salad and tender, flaky Flounder with Corn and Tomatoes. Samantha Cassetty shares her list of "fountain of youth" foods. Aarti Sequeira teams up with Fitness Expert JJ Virgin for some tips on how to physically feel younger through exercise.Read More

11:00 AM

Not My Mama's Meals

Boys Night

Bobby Deen and his good friend, Josh Capon are whipping up some healthy and hearty man food for a good ole boys night! Bobby learns how to pick out the freshest fish for his Beer Battered Fish and Roasted Fries. Then, he's making Buffalo Wings with a Tangy Cheese Dip that will put hair on every man's chest. It's one Boys Night you won't want to miss!Read More

11:30 AM

Not My Mama's Meals

Quick and Easy

Bobby Deen heads to Baby Cakes to learn how to make a healthy brownie base to transform his mother's over-the-top dessert. Then, his Southern friend with flair, Carla Hall, stops by to see if Bobby's recipes can beat out his Mama's. They're cooking, they're eating, they're having a blast!Read More

12:00 PM

Easy Chinese

Sichuan Spice

Father and daughter restaurateurs, Kathy and Peter Fang, invite Ching He Huang to their restaurant for a Szechuan feast. Inspired by the duo, she brings the heat with her own Szechuan-style Crispy Shrimp. Then, at the San Jose Farmer's Market, she gets her hot, hot chili on with Kung Pao Beef and a spicy chocolate pick-me-up. Recipes: Mapo Dofu, Szechuan-Style Crispy Shrimp, Kung Pao Beef, Spiced-Chocolate Covered Fresh FruitRead More

12:30 PM

Luke Nguyen's Greater Mekong

Inle Lake, Myanmar

In the sixth episode of Luke Nguyen's Greater Mekong, Luke ventures to the Shan State, where entire villages and kilometres of tomato farms float upon Inle Lake. Read More

1:00 PM

Brunch at Bobby's

Tasty Trattoria Brunch

Bobby Flay creates a brunch menu in the style of Italian trattorias-casual, laid back, and with plenty of family-style dishes! First up, some decadent Cinnamon Mascarpone Pancakes with Warm Morello Cherries and Hazelnuts. He's also making a Frittata with Cherry Tomatoes, Sausage, Arugula and Ricotta and serving it with a side of Rosemary Home Fries with Pancetta, Parmesan and Parsley. And to toast to a wonderful meal, he'll pour a citrus and mint cocktail he calls a Citronata.Read More

1:30 PM

Brunch at Bobby's

Deli-icious Brunch

Bobby tips his hat to his New York roots as he whips up an amazing brunch inspired by some of the best New York delis. He puts together an amazing platter of classic deli favorites, putting his own flavorful spin on things like: Tequila Cured Salmon; a Homemade White Fish Salad; and Herbed Goat Cheese along with Roasted Jalapeno-Cilantro Cream Cheese to accompany fresh toasted bagels. Bobby also makes some killer Potato Pancakes from scratch with Chunky Granny Smith Apple Sauce and Cinnamon Creme Fraiche. And as if that wasn't enough, he makes a fresh Smoothie with Carrot Juice and Mangos. Deli-icious!Read More

2:00 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

Pizza and Flatbreads

Kelsey dives into the essential techniques, ingredients and variations for pizza, calzones and flatbreads. Kelsey starts with the perfect base to any of these dishes with the Really Simple Pizza Dough. She'll combine two of her favorite dishes into one with a Chopped Chicken Caesar Salad. Next, she tosses the simple dough on a cast iron skillet to make a decadent Beet, Bacon and Herbed Goat Cheese Flatbread. With the same dough she'll show you a cool technique for making a Calzone stuffed with three gooey cheeses: Ricotta, Parmesan and Mozzarella. Finally, a pizzeria favorite -- Garlic Knots. She'll show you how to tie your own knots and coat them in butter, garlic and parmesan.Read More

2:30 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

Seafood

Kelsey shares her essential tips for cooking seafood. Recipes: Roasted Whole Black Sea Bass With Herbed Israeli Couscous, Crispy Skin Arctic Char With Butter Braised Cabbage and Oyster Chowder.Read More

3:00 PM

Hidden Eats, USA

Hidden Eats, USA

From a small family-run restaurant that serves up the most authentic Uzbekian-Korean cuisine in Brighton Beach, NY...to the pop-up Vietnamese place hidden in the back of a gourmet sandwich shop in Charleston, SC, host Aarti Sequeira will be your guide to the most unexpected and off-the-beaten path eateries across America. Read More

4:00 PM

Eat Street

Meat New Friends

First up, Eat St rides into Miami, Fla., to get our Mojo on the Go, a big eats truck from the Bayou serving up a 'Gator Tail Basket, Curry Peanut Frog Legs and a mean Smoked Brisket Sandwich. Next we hop on over to Las Vegas, for some sumptuous Sliders from the Sliding Thru truck, where two hipsters reign supreme with tasty items like their Pulled Porky and a Pep Pep. Then we park up at Sanguchon in San Francisco, for some five-star Peruvian cuisine sampling Pollo a la Brasa and Lomo Saltado. Finally we high tail it to Phoenix, where the Hey Joe truck is bringing an arsenal of traditional Filipino cuisine to the streets firing off dishes such as Sizzling Pork Sisig, Deep Fried Pork Belly and even a unique Fertilized Duck Egg.Read More

4:30 PM

America's Best Bites

Seviche

America's Best Bites host Natalie Forte discovers what happens when a Chef from California marries a girl from Kentucky and opens a restaurant in Louisville! We experience how Chef Anthony Lamas' Latin-inspired flavors mingle with Southern comfort food at Seviche. We feature Empanadas, Duck and Tiradito.Read More

5:00 PM

Unique Eats

Romantic Spots

We tour the Big Apple, dipping into eateries that are perfect for you and that special someone. Whether it's a first date or a tenth, a budding romance or the finale to a steamy weekend, these are the romantic hot spots to put in your little black book.Read More

5:30 PM

Unique Sweets

Global Sweets

Zucker Bakery is a picture-perfect bakery sharing family traditions with their customers through their cookies. Flour and Tea lures you in with their Taiwanese baked goods with American influences. Stop by Las Paletas for refreshing frozen treats that bursts with flavor! Bien Cuit executes French pastry beautifully, cutting no corners to create the finest sweets in Brooklyn.Read More

6:00 PM

Road Trip with G. Garvin

Farm to Table

G discovers the hard work and versatility that goes into a peanut from harvest to production. Royal Oak Peanuts takes G through the farm and then owner Stephanie Pope shares with him a peanut-inspired breakfast of french toast and smoothies. Coon Rock Farm is home to critters and a large garden that supplies restaurants through Raleigh with organic produce. G gets a tour of the farm from chef Sarig and farm manager Brock where he helps chef pick greens to prepare later. Sarig and G get in the red pick-up to drive down to Zely and Ritz, Sarig's restaurant set in Raleigh. There they prepare a meal from the ingredients they picked at the farm and show the versatility in sustainability.Read More

6:30 PM

Hook, Line & Dinner

Bayou Country

Ben and his bike roll into the heart of the Bayou, Breaux Bridge - a place that bills itself as the 'Crawfish Capital of the World'. Our host joins the local debate as to which is best - farm raised or wild caught crawfish. But Ben's 'seafood' adventures extend beyond freshwater crustaceans, to include another staple of the bayou - catfish. Post catch, Ben and local mayor Sherbin Collette drop in on Cafe des Amis - a culinary institution - for some Zydeco music and Cajun catfish with crawfish au gratin sauce.Read More

7:00 PM

Extra Virgin

Bees and Booze Housewarming Party

Debi & G prepare for a housewarming part by learning to make sepciality cocktails then don Bee Keeper outfits to carve out some fresh honeycomb for recipes before coming home to host a housewarming dinner for friends.Read More

7:30 PM

Taste in Translation

Game Day

He shoots, he scores! Whether it's a soccer game in Peru or a Rugby match in Australia, a global love of sports goes hand in hand with a love for mouth-watering stadium snacks, finger foods, and plenty of surprises! Ever wonder what they chow down on during the baseball game in Japan? It's not what you think, but it sure looks yummy! In the Philippines, they look for portability and spice while taking in a boxing match and chef Dale Talde shows us how it's done. Rugby matches in Australia can get messy, so something easy, compact and savory is a must! We'll track down Peruvian favorites at Amaru to check out their favorite soccer match sandwich, and wash it down with a refreshing one of a kind cocktail. Finally, what would a good old American football game be without our very own favorite game day treat? Think you know what it is?Read More

8:00 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

My Trip to Italy

Kelsey's recent trip to Italy, inspires a bit of authentic Italy right here at home. She is headed to Sabatino Tartufi, one of the premier importers of Italian Truffles to the United States, to learn how to use these little culinary jewels in all types of cooking. Inspired, Kelsey heads back to her kitchen to start on three signature Italian dishes: Lasagna with Pesto Bechamel, Antipasti Bruschetta drizzled with black truffle oil, and a Panna Cotta with Almond infused cherry compote.Read More

9:00 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

Unexpected Desserts

There's nothing like a surprising and unexpected dessert to bring out the kid in you. Kelsey visits Tonnie of Tonnie's Minis in Harlem, to unearth the secret to his cupcake surprise -- a custom cupcake bar; where any combination of cake and frosting goes. Nothing is off limits! Inspired, Kelsey heads back home to get started on a couple of unexpected desserts of her own: A fabulous Ice Cream Birthday Cake, a dry ice Root Beer Float, and Carrot Cookies With Orange Buttercream Frosting.Read More

9:30 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

Tacos

If you love tacos like Kelsey, you will die for the tacos at Rockaway Taco. Andrew Day Field's pristine ingredients and unique approach to building the perfect taco has New Yorkers trekking two hours to this seaside mecca on Rockaway Beach. Kelsey learns how to make an authentic Mexican taco, then heads back to her kitchen to start her own version of taco heaven. She makes three of her favorites: Grilled Shrimp Tacos With Mango Salsa, yummy Breakfast Tacos With Sausage and Egg, and a Chile Braised Lamb Taco.Read More

10:00 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

Food Gifts

Kelsey's ultimate gift is one from the heart -- and the kitchen. Kelsey crafts some food gifts you can share with your friends and family, all guaranteed to look and taste delicious: Cherry Pie in a Jar, Vanilla Almonds, Vanilla Sugar and homemade Salted Caramel Sauce complete with a recipe for Caramelitas. Spread some good cheer with delights from your kitchen.Read More

10:30 PM

Kelsey's Essentials

BBQ

Whether smoked, sauced or rubbed, Kelsey never met a barbecue she didn't love. Usually she satisfies her barbecue craving with a trip to her favorite local spot ... until today! Elizabeth Karmel of Hill Country Barbecue in New York is stopping by to share her essentials for barbecuing at home! Armed with Texas-sized tips and tricks, Kelsey uses a stovetop smoker to create a Spicy Sweet Potato Salad, some Garlicky Smoked Shrimp, and Tangy Coleslaw With Smoked Corn and Lime Dressing.Read More

11:00 PM

Dinner Impossible

The British Cowboy: Cattle Drive: Impossible

Chef Robert Irvine hops on the saddle to serve 14 authentic dishes to 500 hungry cowboys and cowgirls on a cattle drive in central Florida. With only seven hours and three open fires, can Robert and his team get the grub to the hungry cowhands, or will it be Dinner Impossible?Read More

11:30 PM

Dinner Impossible

Stranded: Deserted Island: Impossible

Chef Robert Irvine's survival skills will be tested when he washes ashore on a deserted island and must prepare a tropical feast in only four hours. Will two former Survivor castaways and two mystery crates be enough to help Robert conquer Caribbean cuisine, or will it be Dinner Impossible?Read More

12:00 AM

Kelsey's Essentials

My Trip to Italy

Kelsey's recent trip to Italy, inspires a bit of authentic Italy right here at home. She is headed to Sabatino Tartufi, one of the premier importers of Italian Truffles to the United States, to learn how to use these little culinary jewels in all types of cooking. Inspired, Kelsey heads back to her kitchen to start on three signature Italian dishes: Lasagna with Pesto Bechamel, Antipasti Bruschetta drizzled with black truffle oil, and a Panna Cotta with Almond infused cherry compote.Read More

1:00 AM

Kelsey's Essentials

Unexpected Desserts

There's nothing like a surprising and unexpected dessert to bring out the kid in you. Kelsey visits Tonnie of Tonnie's Minis in Harlem, to unearth the secret to his cupcake surprise -- a custom cupcake bar; where any combination of cake and frosting goes. Nothing is off limits! Inspired, Kelsey heads back home to get started on a couple of unexpected desserts of her own: A fabulous Ice Cream Birthday Cake, a dry ice Root Beer Float, and Carrot Cookies With Orange Buttercream Frosting.Read More

1:30 AM

Kelsey's Essentials

Tacos

If you love tacos like Kelsey, you will die for the tacos at Rockaway Taco. Andrew Day Field's pristine ingredients and unique approach to building the perfect taco has New Yorkers trekking two hours to this seaside mecca on Rockaway Beach. Kelsey learns how to make an authentic Mexican taco, then heads back to her kitchen to start her own version of taco heaven. She makes three of her favorites: Grilled Shrimp Tacos With Mango Salsa, yummy Breakfast Tacos With Sausage and Egg, and a Chile Braised Lamb Taco.Read More

2:00 AM

Kelsey's Essentials

Food Gifts

Kelsey's ultimate gift is one from the heart -- and the kitchen. Kelsey crafts some food gifts you can share with your friends and family, all guaranteed to look and taste delicious: Cherry Pie in a Jar, Vanilla Almonds, Vanilla Sugar and homemade Salted Caramel Sauce complete with a recipe for Caramelitas. Spread some good cheer with delights from your kitchen.Read More

2:30 AM

Kelsey's Essentials

BBQ

Whether smoked, sauced or rubbed, Kelsey never met a barbecue she didn't love. Usually she satisfies her barbecue craving with a trip to her favorite local spot ... until today! Elizabeth Karmel of Hill Country Barbecue in New York is stopping by to share her essentials for barbecuing at home! Armed with Texas-sized tips and tricks, Kelsey uses a stovetop smoker to create a Spicy Sweet Potato Salad, some Garlicky Smoked Shrimp, and Tangy Coleslaw With Smoked Corn and Lime Dressing.Read More

3:00 AM

Dinner Impossible

The British Cowboy: Cattle Drive: Impossible

Chef Robert Irvine hops on the saddle to serve 14 authentic dishes to 500 hungry cowboys and cowgirls on a cattle drive in central Florida. With only seven hours and three open fires, can Robert and his team get the grub to the hungry cowhands, or will it be Dinner Impossible?Read More

3:30 AM

Dinner Impossible

Stranded: Deserted Island: Impossible

Chef Robert Irvine's survival skills will be tested when he washes ashore on a deserted island and must prepare a tropical feast in only four hours. Will two former Survivor castaways and two mystery crates be enough to help Robert conquer Caribbean cuisine, or will it be Dinner Impossible?Read More

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