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SIMPLY MING

Monday, August 3rd

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On The Road In California: Northern California NEW

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in Northern California with renowned chef and James Beard-Award recipient, Kenji Lopez-Alt. Ming takes us to source the freshest produce at the Farmer's Market at Bay Meadows in San Mateo and from there Ming and Kenji travel to the Sea by Alexander Steakhouse restaurant in Palo Alto to check out some incredible Sashimi. The day culminates with Ming and Kenji at his restaurant Wursthall cooking up a Kimchi feast of spaetzle and pork scallions.

Tuesday, August 4th

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In California: Northern California

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in Northern California with renowned chef and James Beard-Award recipient, Kenji Lopez-Alt. Ming takes us to source the freshest produce at the Farmer's Market at Bay Meadows in San Mateo and from there Ming and Kenji travel to the Sea by Alexander Steakhouse restaurant in Palo Alto to check out some incredible Sashimi. The day culminates with Ming and Kenji at his restaurant Wursthall cooking up a Kimchi feast of spaetzle and pork scallions.

Friday, August 7th

7:00pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In California: Santa Cruz NEW

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in sunny Santa Cruz to explore fusion Mexican delicacies with chef Kendra Baker. Kendra takes us to her hidden secret, her favorite tortilla manufacturer located at a small market in a strip mall called El Pueblo Market. With tortillas in hand, they head to her restaurant Snap Tacos, where make tacos two ways, Kendra makes a "Lost Island Taco" with pulled pork and snappy pineapple salsa and Ming makes vegetarian inside out tacos with "mucho queso" (lots of cheese).

Sunday, August 9th

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In California: Northern California

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in Northern California with renowned chef and James Beard-Award recipient, Kenji Lopez-Alt. Ming takes us to source the freshest produce at the Farmer's Market at Bay Meadows in San Mateo and from there Ming and Kenji travel to the Sea by Alexander Steakhouse restaurant in Palo Alto to check out some incredible Sashimi. The day culminates with Ming and Kenji at his restaurant Wursthall cooking up a Kimchi feast of spaetzle and pork scallions.

Monday, August 10th

7:00pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In California: Monterey NEW

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in beautiful Monterey, CA and we are talking abalone with renowned chef Paul Corsentino Executive Chef of Saltwood Kitchen and Oysterette. Before heading to cook the feast, we visit Monterey Abalone Company where they farm-raise sustainable abalone. With the abalone in hand Ming and Paul go back to Paul's restaurant to cook a delectable meal of grilled abalone with shiitake, bok choy salad while Ming cooks his own version of an Asian abalone Rockefeller.

Tuesday, August 11th

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In California: Monterey

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in beautiful Monterey, CA and we are talking abalone with renowned chef Paul Corsentino Executive Chef of Saltwood Kitchen and Oysterette. Before heading to cook the feast, we visit Monterey Abalone Company where they farm-raise sustainable abalone. With the abalone in hand Ming and Paul go back to Paul's restaurant to cook a delectable meal of grilled abalone with shiitake, bok choy salad while Ming cooks his own version of an Asian abalone Rockefeller.

Friday, August 14th

7:00pm on
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On The Road In California: San Jose NEW

On this Episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in San Jose, CA where Ming will be learning about Portuguese cuisine with chefs Jessica Carreira and David Costa at their Michelin-starred restaurant, Adega. Before we get to the kitchen, we make a stop at Veggielution which brings people together through food and farming to get some fresh produce for the feast. Then we head to Adega to cook octopus in two ways - David prepares an oven roasted octopus with potatoes and garlic spinach, while Ming use the same octopus who makes a Caesar salad with octopus croutons and for dessert Jessica makes her famous Portuguese Custard Tarts (Pasteis de Nata).

Sunday, August 16th

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In California: Monterey

On this episode of Simply Ming we are on the road in beautiful Monterey, CA and we are talking abalone with renowned chef Paul Corsentino Executive Chef of Saltwood Kitchen and Oysterette. Before heading to cook the feast, we visit Monterey Abalone Company where they farm-raise sustainable abalone. With the abalone in hand Ming and Paul go back to Paul's restaurant to cook a delectable meal of grilled abalone with shiitake, bok choy salad while Ming cooks his own version of an Asian abalone Rockefeller.

Monday, August 17th

7:00pm on
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Ming Tsai with Guest Jody Adams

On this episode of Simply Ming he is joined by James Beard Award winning chef and owner of "Porto" in Boston's Back Bay, Jody Adams. The chefs used unfiltered apple cider in their creations, Jodi prepared a spicy Vadouvan Curried Scallops while Ming created a tender Braised Pork Shoulder.

Tuesday, August 18th

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Ming Tsai with Guest Jody Adams

On this episode of Simply Ming he is joined by James Beard Award winning chef and owner of "Porto" in Boston's Back Bay, Jody Adams. The chefs used unfiltered apple cider in their creations, Jodi prepared a spicy Vadouvan Curried Scallops while Ming created a tender Braised Pork Shoulder.

Friday, August 21st

7:00pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In Hawaii: Ed Kenney NEW

On this episode, Ming is on the road in Hawaii. His first stop finds him in Maui where he visits the Ali'i Kula Lavender Farm. He is then joined by former Sous Chef at Blue Ginger now Executive Chef at the Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort.

Sunday, August 23rd

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Ming Tsai with Guest Jody Adams

On this episode of Simply Ming he is joined by James Beard Award winning chef and owner of "Porto" in Boston's Back Bay, Jody Adams. The chefs used unfiltered apple cider in their creations, Jodi prepared a spicy Vadouvan Curried Scallops while Ming created a tender Braised Pork Shoulder.

Monday, August 24th

7:00pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In Hawaii: Ed Kenney

On this episode of Simply Ming, Ming's second stop in Hawaii finds him in Oahu with three-time James Beard Award semifinalist Chef Ed Kenney. Island-born and raised, Ed trained at the Culinary Institute of the Pacific's Culinary Arts Program and trained in some of Honolulu's top restaurants. Ed opened TOWN in 2005, followed by Downtown at the HiSAM, Uptown Events, Kaimuku Superette, Food Shed Community Kitchen, Mud Hen Water, and most recently Mahina & Sun's. His restaurants are lively gatherin gplaces guided by the mantra, "local first, organic whenever possible, with aloha always". Together Ed and Ming kick off the show with a tour of MAO Organic Farms before making a TYKU Mojito. It is followed by Ed's l' A Lawalu with Chili Pepper Water and Ming's Macademia Curried Opah with Farm Vegetables.

Tuesday, August 25th

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In Hawaii: Ed Kenney

On this episode of Simply Ming, Ming's second stop in Hawaii finds him in Oahu with three-time James Beard Award semifinalist Chef Ed Kenney. Island-born and raised, Ed trained at the Culinary Institute of the Pacific's Culinary Arts Program and trained in some of Honolulu's top restaurants. Ed opened TOWN in 2005, followed by Downtown at the HiSAM, Uptown Events, Kaimuku Superette, Food Shed Community Kitchen, Mud Hen Water, and most recently Mahina & Sun's. His restaurants are lively gatherin gplaces guided by the mantra, "local first, organic whenever possible, with aloha always". Together Ed and Ming kick off the show with a tour of MAO Organic Farms before making a TYKU Mojito. It is followed by Ed's l' A Lawalu with Chili Pepper Water and Ming's Macademia Curried Opah with Farm Vegetables.

Friday, August 28th

7:00pm on
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On The Road In Hawaii: Mom & Pops

On this episode of Simply Ming, Ming is On the Road in Hawaii! His fourth stop finds him in Honolulu with his parents- Mom & Pops. An all-time favorite, Ming's parents join him in the kitchen to make a Lilikoi Kir Royale, Kuo Ro with Steamed Buns and Sambal Dipping Sauce and Shredded Potatoes. It's one great episode filled with fantastic family stories and delicious food!

Sunday, August 30th

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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On The Road In Hawaii: Ed Kenney

On this episode of Simply Ming, Ming's second stop in Hawaii finds him in Oahu with three-time James Beard Award semifinalist Chef Ed Kenney. Island-born and raised, Ed trained at the Culinary Institute of the Pacific's Culinary Arts Program and trained in some of Honolulu's top restaurants. Ed opened TOWN in 2005, followed by Downtown at the HiSAM, Uptown Events, Kaimuku Superette, Food Shed Community Kitchen, Mud Hen Water, and most recently Mahina & Sun's. His restaurants are lively gatherin gplaces guided by the mantra, "local first, organic whenever possible, with aloha always". Together Ed and Ming kick off the show with a tour of MAO Organic Farms before making a TYKU Mojito. It is followed by Ed's l' A Lawalu with Chili Pepper Water and Ming's Macademia Curried Opah with Farm Vegetables.

Monday, August 31st

7:00pm on
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Carla Hall

This week on Simply Ming, uber-chef Carla Hall, co-host of the Emmy Award-winning television show The Chew, stops by to give a fresh take on a shrimp classic. Pulling from her Southern roots, chef Hall creates a delicious sea island shrimp with grits while Ming cooks up a shrimp and squash grit tempura. One ingredient, two dishes, right here on Simply Ming!

Tuesday, September 1st

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Carla Hall

This week on Simply Ming, uber-chef Carla Hall, co-host of the Emmy Award-winning television show The Chew, stops by to give a fresh take on a shrimp classic. Pulling from her Southern roots, chef Hall creates a delicious sea island shrimp with grits while Ming cooks up a shrimp and squash grit tempura. One ingredient, two dishes, right here on Simply Ming!

Friday, September 4th

7:00pm on
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Jacques Pepin

This week on Simply Ming, legendary French chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the loft to cook with sole and soul. Chef Pepin creates a fantastic onion-crusted sole with anchovy butter and a butternut squash saute, while Ming follows that with a brown butter onion glazed sole with creamy zucchini "risotto." It's fish two ways, on this episode of Simply Ming!

Sunday, September 6th

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Carla Hall

This week on Simply Ming, uber-chef Carla Hall, co-host of the Emmy Award-winning television show The Chew, stops by to give a fresh take on a shrimp classic. Pulling from her Southern roots, chef Hall creates a delicious sea island shrimp with grits while Ming cooks up a shrimp and squash grit tempura. One ingredient, two dishes, right here on Simply Ming!

Monday, September 7th

7:00pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Rick Bayless

This week on Simply Ming, seven-time James Beard Award-winning chef and longtime host of the series, Mexico: One Plate at a Time, Rick Bayless stops by the loft kitchen to bring us back to his Mexican roots. Rick starts us off with traditional Mexican chilaquiles, while Ming puts a spin on nachos with his crispy rice cake chicken "nachos."

Tuesday, September 8th

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Rick Bayless

This week on Simply Ming, seven-time James Beard Award-winning chef and longtime host of the series, Mexico: One Plate at a Time, Rick Bayless stops by the loft kitchen to bring us back to his Mexican roots. Rick starts us off with traditional Mexican chilaquiles, while Ming puts a spin on nachos with his crispy rice cake chicken "nachos."

Friday, September 11th

7:00pm on
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Masaharu Morimoto

This week on Simply Ming, Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto stops by the loft kitchen for a showdown. After a quick cucumber cutting challenge, these two amazing chefs cook up dueling versions of a traditional Japanese dish: Tonkatsu. While Iron Chef Morimoto doubles down and makes a traditional deep-fried pork cutlet tonkatsu and his house ramen, Ming counters that with a vegetarian version of portobello tonkatsu atop a fantastic house rice.

Sunday, September 13th

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Rick Bayless

This week on Simply Ming, seven-time James Beard Award-winning chef and longtime host of the series, Mexico: One Plate at a Time, Rick Bayless stops by the loft kitchen to bring us back to his Mexican roots. Rick starts us off with traditional Mexican chilaquiles, while Ming puts a spin on nachos with his crispy rice cake chicken "nachos."

Monday, September 14th

7:00pm on
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Sara Moulton

Chef Sara Moulton, a protegee of Julia Child and host of the PBS series Sara's Weeknight Meals, joins Ming in the kitchen to make some family comfort food. Sara slow cooks a flavorful Alsatian onion pie, and Ming follows with one of his Sunday night favorites - French onion apple soup. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

Tuesday, September 15th

1:00am on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Sara Moulton

Chef Sara Moulton, a protegee of Julia Child and host of the PBS series Sara's Weeknight Meals, joins Ming in the kitchen to make some family comfort food. Sara slow cooks a flavorful Alsatian onion pie, and Ming follows with one of his Sunday night favorites - French onion apple soup. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

Friday, September 18th

7:00pm on
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Simon Majumdar

This week on Simply Ming, Simon Majumdar, British author and TV personality, travels the world and makes a stop at Ming's loft kitchen to cook up chicken two ways. Simon makes his favorite chicken tikka masala, while Ming shares a taste of his childhood with his mom's curry-apple chicken with house rice. We're taking recipes from across the globe as well as the family cookbook, this week on Simply Ming.

Sunday, September 20th

5:30pm on
Runtime: 00:26:46
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Sara Moulton

Chef Sara Moulton, a protegee of Julia Child and host of the PBS series Sara's Weeknight Meals, joins Ming in the kitchen to make some family comfort food. Sara slow cooks a flavorful Alsatian onion pie, and Ming follows with one of his Sunday night favorites - French onion apple soup. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

Monday, September 21st

7:00pm on
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Bryan Caswell

This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us. Recognized by the James Beard Foundation, Food & Wine, and Bon Appetit as one of Texas's top chefs, Caswell barbecues a blackened black sea bass on the half shell with Swiss chard and a field pea saute. Next, Ming dishes up a crispy whole black sea bass. It's all happening this week on Simply Ming.

Tuesday, September 22nd

1:00am on
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Bryan Caswell

This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us. Recognized by the James Beard Foundation, Food & Wine, and Bon Appetit as one of Texas's top chefs, Caswell barbecues a blackened black sea bass on the half shell with Swiss chard and a field pea saute. Next, Ming dishes up a crispy whole black sea bass. It's all happening this week on Simply Ming.

Friday, September 25th

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Sarah Grueneberg

Michelin star and James Beard Award-winner, chef Sarah Grueneberg comes in from Chicago to join Ming in his loft kitchen. Sarah whips up a tortelli verdi, her restaurant Monteverde's signature dish, while Ming makes a garlic chive wonton with a double ginger chicken broth. All that and more, this week on Simply Ming.

Sunday, September 27th

5:30pm on
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Bryan Caswell

This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us. Recognized by the James Beard Foundation, Food & Wine, and Bon Appetit as one of Texas's top chefs, Caswell barbecues a blackened black sea bass on the half shell with Swiss chard and a field pea saute. Next, Ming dishes up a crispy whole black sea bass. It's all happening this week on Simply Ming.

Monday, September 28th

7:00pm on
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Ivan Orkin

This week on Simply Ming, chef Ivan Orkin, known as the American authority on all things ramen, joins Ming to make just that-ramen. Chef Orkin shows how to make a simple 30-minute at-home version of shoyu ramen - a dish that typically takes three days to prepare in his restaurant. Ming then counters with a quick vegetable ramen. Making ramen simple and easy, two ways, right here on Simply Ming.

Tuesday, September 29th

1:00am on
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Ivan Orkin

This week on Simply Ming, chef Ivan Orkin, known as the American authority on all things ramen, joins Ming to make just that-ramen. Chef Orkin shows how to make a simple 30-minute at-home version of shoyu ramen - a dish that typically takes three days to prepare in his restaurant. Ming then counters with a quick vegetable ramen. Making ramen simple and easy, two ways, right here on Simply Ming.