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Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef

Brunch Picks (#213)

Layered Crepe Cake with Blueberries and Ricotta Cheese and a mouth-watering Breakfast Burger. [28 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Marjorie Poore Productions introduces an exciting new cooking series featuring one of America's top celebrities in the cooking world. Chef Hubert Keller whose extraordinary on-air charisma and charm is matched only by the mouth-watering recipes that will keep viewers salivating and coming back for more week after week. Chef Keller's magical cooking reflects the many influences of the places he has lived; from his native Alsace with its legendary soups and stews to San Paulo, Brazil where the cuisine pulsates with exciting and bold flavors; to his long-time home in San Francisco where he is a leader of the city's culinary revolution; and finally to Las Vegas where he has pioneered a whole new concept of burger dining that has garnered worldwide recognition. Chef Keller starts with his most famous dishes and transforms them into easy-to-follow recipes, tailored especially for home cooks while demystifying important cooking techniques that are essential to good cooking.

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    Goat Cheese Stuffed Phyllo and Pineapple and Dried Cherry Phyllo Packages are prepared. [27 minutes]

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    Rice-Encrusted Chicken Breast with Mushroom Mustard Sauce and Chicken Mustard Burger are prepared. [28 minutes]

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    Horseradish Crusted Venison Chops with Current Sauce and Muscovy Duck Breast with a Vanilla Sauce. [27 minutes]

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    Recipes include Beer-Marinated Flank Steak, Beer-Battered Onion Rings and Chocolate Stout Cake. [28 minutes]

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    Oven-Roasted Curried Pork Loin on Green Lentils with Sauteed Apples and a Veggie Curry Burger. [28 minutes]

  • Charcuterie 101 (#221)

    Recipes include savory Turkey Sausage, Pickled Vegetables and Charcuterie Platter. [28 minutes]

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    Recipes include Zucchini Wrapped Barbecued Shrimp and Shrimp and Salmon Ceviche. [27 minutes]

  • Home-Smoking Made Easy (#223)

    Juicy Smoked Trout, Smoked Trout Salad and Smoked Cornish Game Hens are served. [28 minutes]

  • Pepper It Up (#224)

    Peppered Salmon Roulade, Steak au Poivre with Mathurini Sauce and Peppered Burger are served. [28 minutes]

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    Pasta Salad with Pear, Mache Tomato-Zucchini Verrine, Croque Monsieur and Chocolate Verrine. [28 minutes]

  • Seafood Savvy (#301)

    Mussels in Basil White Wine Sauce, Rock Shrimp Burger and Peruvian Ceviche are served. [28 minutes]

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    Mixed Green Salad with Pear, Almonds and Cheese Filled Baked Potato is served. [28 minutes]

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    Recipes include Basic Brioche Dough, Brioche with Garlic Saucisson and Brioche Buns with Walnuts. [28 minutes]

  • Easy Frozen Desserts (#304)

    Chocolate Sorbet in White Chocolate Cups and Raspberry Frozen Yogurt are on the menu today. [28 minutes]

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    Asian-Flavored Tuna Ceviche, Japanese Ceviche with Halibut and Spanish-Flavored Samon Ceviche. [27 minutes]

  • Beef Bourguignon (#306)

    Chef Keller adds some terrific twists to this well-loved dish and then creates a unique variation. [27 minutes]

  • Seafood Sliders (#307)

    Double Salmon Slider with Mustard-Dill Sauce and Scallop Sliders with Bacon and Grilled Tomatoes. [28 minutes]

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    Crab and Avocado Sphere with Watermelon Gazpacho and Grilled Skirt Steak with Chimmichurri Sauce. [28 minutes]

  • Signature Burgers (#309)

    Today's menu includes Buffalo Burger and Beer-Battered Onion Rings with Spicy Aioli. [28 minutes]

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    Fabulous dishes included Poor Man's Caviar and Eggplant, Pepper and Goat Cheese Stack. [28 minutes]

  • Beef Wellington (#311)

    Beef Wellington and Sauteed Vegetables with String Beans and Shiitakes are prepared. [28 minutes]

  • Halibut Two Ways (#312)

    Grilled Halibut in Barigoule and Red Wine Braised Halibut on a Bed of Endives and Mushrooms. [28 minutes]

  • Favorite French Salads (#313)

    Recipes include Poached Pear Tart with Rum-Flavored Almond Cream and Tartes aux Fruites. [28 minutes]

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    Veal Loin Stuffed with Pancetta, Pistachios and Sweetbreads Affogato are prepared. [28 minutes]

  • Osso Bucco: Keller Style (#315)

    Chef Keller serves Osso Bucco, Glazed Vegetable Stew and Apple Tart Tatin. [28 minutes]

  • French-Style Fruit Tarts (#316)

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    Alsatian Potato Pie and healthy and decadent Chocolate Quinoa Mousse are prepared. [28 minutes]

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    Chef Keller creates Corn Pancakes and Seafood Stacks and Avocado, Crab and Tomato Stacks. [27 minutes]

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    From Chef Keller's classic repertoire comes Coq au Vin, the signature dish of many French bistros. [28 minutes]

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    A Buffalo Surf and Turf Slider and a BLT Turkey Burger topped with a spicy Aioli are served. [25 minutes]

  • Demystifying Duck Confit (#322)

    Chef Keller shows how to make Duck Confit and Duck and Pork Terrine with Pistachios. [27 minutes]

  • Sandwiches from Master Chefs (Part 1) (#323)

    Home-Cured Ham and Cheese on Kalamata Olive Bread and a Fried-Egg Sandwich with Chorizo are served. [25 minutes]

  • Sandwiches from Master Chefs (Part 2) (#324)

    Great sandwiches include Rick Moonen's Catfish Sloppy Joe and Shawn McClain's Mediterranean Burger. [28 minutes]

  • Romantic Feast (Part 1) (#325)

    Parsnip Blini and Lobster Thermidor with a creamy filling of Lobster and Vegetables are prepared. [28 minutes]

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    Rack of Lamb Wrapped in Vegetable Ragout and a decadent Warm Chocolate Tart are served. [28 minutes]

  • Keller Family Treasures, Part 1 (#401)

    Stuffed Eggs with Smoked Salmon, Rabbit in Mustard Sauce and Mendiant/Henri's Bread Pudding. [27 minutes]

  • Keller Family Treasures, Part 2 (#402)

    Poached Leeks with Grandma's Light Mayonnaise and Fleischschnaka (Pasta Roulade) are prepared. [26 minutes]

  • Keller Family Treasures, Part 3 (#403)

    Celery Root, Apple and Walnut Salad, La Tourte de la Vallee de Munster and Black Forest Cake. [28 minutes]

  • Weekend Brunch (#404)

    Chantal's Pitcher of Cosmopolitans and Baked Potato Shells Stuffed with Scrambled Eggs are served. [26 minutes]

  • Weekend Entertaining (#405)

    Recipes include Raw Asparagus, Radish and Shiitake Mushroom Salad and Braised Flat Iron Steak. [28 minutes]

  • Brioche Made Easy (#406)

    Chef Keller creates Brioche Bretzel with a cream filling and mouth-watering Beignets. [28 minutes]

  • Remembering Paul Haeberlin (#407)

    Classic Salmon Souffle, Lamb in Hay and Winter Vegetable Ragout are prepared with Paul Haeberlin. [28 minutes]

  • Cooking with Squab (#408)

    Marinated Squab Breasts en Crepinettes with Juniper and Red Wine Sauce and Orange Tartlets are made. [28 minutes]

  • Tomahawk Steak (#409)

    Tomahawk Steak with Bearnaise sauce and Pommes Byron, a French potato treat, are served. [28 minutes]

  • Summer Cooking (#410)

    Anchoiade with Crudite Platter and Pepper-Flecked, Slow-Roasted Hawaiian Swordfish are prepared. [28 minutes]

  • Burrata Cheese: The New Favorite (#411)

    Burrata with Garden Pea Ice Cream, Pickled Cherry Tomatoes and Spicy Paprika Oil are served. [28 minutes]

  • Great Soups (#412)

    Chef Keller creates silky, irresistible Onion Veloute Soup and Roasted Corn Soup. [26 minutes]

  • Food Memories from Alsace (#413)

    Alsatian favorites are on the menu include the Salad Vigneronne and the Alsatian version of pizza. [27 minutes]

  • Modern French Cuisine (#415)

    Crab and Black Truffle Cappuccino and Buffalo New York Strip Steaks with Coffee-Spice Rub are made. [28 minutes]

  • Ice Cream Cakes (#417)

    Chef Keller prepares two luscious ice cream cakes, Baked Alaska and Vacherin Glace. [28 minutes]

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