Sara's Weeknight Meals

Renowned chef, television personality, magazine editor and cookbook author Sara Moulton brings her signature warmth and informative style back to public television in her new series, SARA'S WEEKNIGHT MEALS. Based on her book, Sara's Secrets for Weeknight Meals, Sara and her celebrity-chef friends share their ideas for flavorful, healthy meals with minimal fuss. Twenty fast-paced and engaging episodes feature quick, delicious and routine-breaking entrees designed to inspire and empower home cooks. Episodes include: "Breakfast for Dinner," "Soup for Supper" and "The Substantial Sandwich."

Fri, Sep 17 10:30 A.M. Vegan with Adam Sobel     NH EXPLORE

Both Huffington Post and Buzzfeed named Chef Adam Sobel's Cinnamon Snail one of the Top 5 Food Trucks in America.

Sat, Sep 18 10:30 A.M. Take Out Chinese at Home     NHPBS

Are you a fan of takeout?

Sun, Sep 19 7:00 P.M. Key West Eats     NH CREATE

They call Key West the Conch Republic, but this quirky little island has some of the best seafood around.

Mon, Sep 20 10:30 A.M. Just 5 Ingredients     NH EXPLORE

Less is more when you use just 5 ingredients: less time, less money but with Sara's easy recipes, much more flavor.

Tue, Sep 21 10:30 A.M. 15-Minute Sautes     NH EXPLORE

Sometimes the fastest route to dinner is to saute or quick fry a piece of meat or fish.

Tue, Sep 21 7:00 P.M. Americas Favorite Sandwiches     NH CREATE

The simplest weeknight meal starts with two pieces of bread and today Sara's got takes on two American favorites.

Wed, Sep 22 1:00 A.M. Americas Favorite Sandwiches     NH CREATE

The simplest weeknight meal starts with two pieces of bread and today Sara's got takes on two American favorites.

Wed, Sep 22 10:30 A.M. Fish in a Bag     NH EXPLORE

The French call cooking fish in a wrapper of foil or parchment en papillote.

Thu, Sep 23 10:30 A.M. Not Just for Kids     NH EXPLORE

Parents rejoice!

Fri, Sep 24 10:30 A.M. Cooking Ahead     NH EXPLORE

Sometimes the easiest way to get dinner on the table on a weeknight is to cook ahead on Sunday.

Sat, Sep 25 10:30 A.M. Meatless Mondays     NHPBS

Were you bad over the weekend? Get back on track as you clean out and veg out with the hottest vegetarian chef around Amanda Cohen.

Sun, Sep 26 7:00 P.M. Chicks Rule     NH CREATE

Chicken is a weeknight staple and we've got three amazing ways to prepare it.

Mon, Sep 27 10:30 A.M. Leftover Show     NH EXPLORE

Embrace your leftovers with Sara's quick and clever recipes using last night's meal in an entirely new way.

Tue, Sep 28 10:30 A.M. Slow Cooker Meals with Michele Scicolone     NH EXPLORE

Michele Scicolone has elevated the humble slow cooker to an instrument of high art, and we've got two of her best recipes: Pork Ragu with Broken Lasagna and Meatball Tagine with Couscous.

Tue, Sep 28 7:00 P.M. Mouth of the South     NH CREATE

Sara tours the South for some mouthwatering favorites, starting in the church tea rooms of Charleston, South Carolina, where every spring parishioners serve local favorites like She Crab Soup, Huguenot Torte and Pimento Cheese Sandwiches.

Wed, Sep 29 1:00 A.M. Mouth of the South     NH CREATE

Sara tours the South for some mouthwatering favorites, starting in the church tea rooms of Charleston, South Carolina, where every spring parishioners serve local favorites like She Crab Soup, Huguenot Torte and Pimento Cheese Sandwiches.

Wed, Sep 29 10:30 A.M. Budget Stretchers     NH EXPLORE

Spending less doesn't mean less flavor or less healthy.

Thu, Sep 30 10:30 A.M. Meal in a Pan     NH EXPLORE

What's faster and easier than cooking a meal in one pan? Sara shares this secret for weeknight success with two flavorful recipes: A beautiful Yellow Squash Soup, and a fast but elegant Pearl Couscous with Shellfish.

Fri, Oct 1 10:30 A.M. Italian with Joey Campanaro     NH EXPLORE

Chef Joey Campanaro has such a cult following in New York City that it's impossible to get seats in his restaurant, the Little Owl.

Sat, Oct 2 10:30 A.M. Mom's Day Off     NHPBS

Give Mom a break for a day with Sara's easy but elegant recipes, with step-by-step instructions even cooking novices (like Dad and the kids) can master in a snap.

Mon, Oct 4 10:30 A.M. Mom's Day Off     NH EXPLORE

Give Mom a break for a day with Sara's easy but elegant recipes, with step-by-step instructions even cooking novices (like Dad and the kids) can master in a snap.

Tue, Oct 5 10:30 A.M. Savory Dinner Pie     NH EXPLORE

Dinner is in the pan with Sara's Dinner Pies: savory meat and vegetables enclosed in a hearty crust.

Wed, Oct 6 10:30 A.M. Stir Fry with Grace Young     NH EXPLORE

The Chinese have mastered the quick weeknight meal with stir fry, and the master of stir fry is Chef Grace Young.

Thu, Oct 7 10:30 A.M. Dinner at 8     NH EXPLORE

Entertaining is easy with Sara's elegant but super simple recipes, even if your only guests are your immediate family on a weeknight.

Fri, Oct 8 10:30 A.M. The Bird Is The Word     NH EXPLORE

Who doesn't like chicken? In a salute to our favorite bird, Sara presents two of her most loved recipes: White Bean Chicken Chili and Angry Chicken, cooked with special guest, Top Chef's Dale Talde.

Sat, Oct 9 10:30 A.M. Sara's Weeknight Meals     NHPBS

Mon, Oct 11 10:30 A.M. Sara's Weeknight Meals     NH EXPLORE

Tue, Oct 12 10:30 A.M. Middle Eastern Mashup     NH EXPLORE

Lamb is the go-to meat of the Middle East and in this episode, Sara combines two favorite lamb dishes with recipes she learned on a recent trip to Turkey.

Wed, Oct 13 10:30 A.M. Winter Comfort Food     NH EXPLORE

Sara gets tons of winter veggies from a farm where her nephew works and learns how they are grown in the winter months.

Thu, Oct 14 10:30 A.M. Burgers and Fries     NH EXPLORE

America's favorite food just gets better as Sara pursues the ultimate burger.

Fri, Oct 15 10:30 A.M. Italian, Philly Style with Marc Vetri     NH EXPLORE

Sara and chef Marc Vetri plunge into Philadelphia's Italian Market to source the rustic ingredients his Philly eateries are known for.

Sat, Oct 16 10:30 A.M. Sara's Weeknight Meals     NHPBS

Mon, Oct 18 10:30 A.M. Sara's Weeknight Meals     NH EXPLORE

Tue, Oct 19 10:30 A.M. I'm Cheating On You     NH EXPLORE

How does Sara get great food on the table every night with no effort at all?

Wed, Oct 20 10:30 A.M. Asian Flavors with Dale Talde     NH EXPLORE

Top Chef contestant and Asian-American restaurateur Dale Talde shows Sara his secret sources in Chinatown for pulled noodles and other ingredients, then they come back to Sara's home kitchen to cook up Pad Thai with Oysters and Bacon and his signature dish, Angry Chicken, spiced like kim chee and marinated in yogurt with lots of potatoes to soak up the sauce.

Thu, Oct 21 10:30 A.M. Remembering Julia     NH EXPLORE

Sara pays tribute to her mentor, Julia Child, by cooking favorite dishes from their years together on Julia Child and More Company and Good Morning America.

Fri, Oct 22 10:30 A.M. A Trip to Brazil W/Leticia Moreinos Schwartz     NH EXPLORE

The flavors of Brazil come alive as Brazilian chef Leticia Moreinos Schwartz takes Sara to some of her favorite bodegas and Brazilian neighborhoods in Connecticut.

Sat, Oct 23 10:30 A.M. Sara's Weeknight Meals     NHPBS

Mon, Oct 25 10:30 A.M. Sara's Weeknight Meals     NH EXPLORE

Tue, Oct 26 10:30 A.M. Cook Once, Eat Twice     NH EXPLORE

Sara's easy strategy for quick meals is to cook once, eat twice.

Wed, Oct 27 10:30 A.M. Pantry Raid     NH EXPLORE

Friends drop by at the last minute, but even on a weeknight, it's not a problem for Sara because she just pulls ingredients from the pantry.

Thu, Oct 28 10:30 A.M. Turkish Home Cooking     NH EXPLORE

Every country has its own weeknight food. Sara takes a special journey to Turkey to discover how home cooks in Turkey use its abundant natural resources to cook delicious everyday meals.

Fri, Oct 29 10:30 A.M. Mexican Cocina     NH EXPLORE

A salute to the big spicy flavors of the Southwest with three winning recipes: first, Sara's Duck Tacos and then Spicy Mushroom Enchiladas.

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