Simply Ming

The Emmy-nominated public television series SIMPLY MING is back featuring 26 fresh new episodes. This year, Ming and his guest chefs will be "Cooking on the Fly" finding inspiration from his East-West pantry and surprise ingredients that range from exotic fruits and vegetables to meats and fish. In each studio episode, Ming kicks off the show by highlighting techniques to help you "Cook on the Fly" at home. From filleting a fish to sharing the technique for cooking veggies kids will love, Ming and his guests use their culinary tricks to bring you a season of delicious new recipes.

Mon, Jun 24 7:00 P.M. Bryan Caswell     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us.

Tue, Jun 25 12:30 A.M. Bryan Caswell     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us.

Fri, Jun 28 7:00 P.M. Sarah Grueneberg     NH CREATE

Michelin star and James Beard Award-winner, chef Sarah Grueneberg comes in from Chicago to join Ming in his loft kitchen.

Sat, Jun 29 12:30 A.M. Sarah Grueneberg     NH CREATE

Michelin star and James Beard Award-winner, chef Sarah Grueneberg comes in from Chicago to join Ming in his loft kitchen.

Sat, Jun 29 2:00 P.M. Jamie Bissonnette     NHPBS

This week on Simply Ming, James Beard Award-winning chef Jamie Bissonnette comes back to the loft kitchen to saute stroganoff two ways.

Sun, Jun 30 2:00 P.M. Jamie Bissonnette     NH EXPLORE

This week on Simply Ming, James Beard Award-winning chef Jamie Bissonnette comes back to the loft kitchen to saute stroganoff two ways.

Mon, Jul 1 7:00 P.M. Ivan Orkin     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, chef Ivan Orkin, known as the American authority on all things ramen, joins Ming to make just that-ramen.

Tue, Jul 2 12:30 A.M. Ivan Orkin     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, chef Ivan Orkin, known as the American authority on all things ramen, joins Ming to make just that-ramen.

Fri, Jul 5 7:00 P.M. Billy Dec     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Emmy Award-winning actor, producer, and restauranteur Billy Dec joins Ming in the kitchen to share some flavors from his Philippines roots.

Sat, Jul 6 12:30 A.M. Billy Dec     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Emmy Award-winning actor, producer, and restauranteur Billy Dec joins Ming in the kitchen to share some flavors from his Philippines roots.

Sat, Jul 6 2:00 P.M. Michael Schlow     NHPBS

This week on Simply Ming, crustaceans are taking over!

Sun, Jul 7 2:00 P.M. Michael Schlow     NH EXPLORE

This week on Simply Ming, crustaceans are taking over!

Mon, Jul 8 7:00 P.M. Akhtar Nawab     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, chef Akhtar Nawab, recently honored with the Bib Gourmand distinction from the 2018 Michelin Guide, stops by Ming's loft to cook with delectable mushrooms.

Tue, Jul 9 12:30 A.M. Akhtar Nawab     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, chef Akhtar Nawab, recently honored with the Bib Gourmand distinction from the 2018 Michelin Guide, stops by Ming's loft to cook with delectable mushrooms.

Fri, Jul 12 7:00 P.M. Ken Oringer     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Ming's longtime friend and James Beard Best Chef of the Northeast Ken Oringer, joins him in the loft to work with a New England staple - fresh oysters from off the shores of Massachusetts.

Sat, Jul 13 12:30 A.M. Ken Oringer     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Ming's longtime friend and James Beard Best Chef of the Northeast Ken Oringer, joins him in the loft to work with a New England staple - fresh oysters from off the shores of Massachusetts.

Sat, Jul 13 2:00 P.M. Jacques Pepin Special Episode     NHPBS

On this special edition of Simply Ming, chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the kitchen for a cook-a-thon in honor of their dear friend Anthony Bourdain.

Sun, Jul 14 2:00 P.M. Jacques Pepin Special Episode     NH EXPLORE

On this special edition of Simply Ming, chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the kitchen for a cook-a-thon in honor of their dear friend Anthony Bourdain.

Mon, Jul 15 7:00 P.M. Joanne Chang     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Joanne Chang, the mastermind behind Boston's wildly popular Flour bakery shops, stops in for a day of desserts.

Tue, Jul 16 12:30 A.M. Joanne Chang     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Joanne Chang, the mastermind behind Boston's wildly popular Flour bakery shops, stops in for a day of desserts.

Fri, Jul 19 7:00 P.M. Jay Hajj     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Boston chef Jay Hajj swings by to cook up some savory tastes from the Middle East.

Sat, Jul 20 12:30 A.M. Jay Hajj     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Boston chef Jay Hajj swings by to cook up some savory tastes from the Middle East.

Sat, Jul 20 2:00 P.M. Fatima Ali     NHPBS

This week on Simply Ming, Top Chef Alum Fatima Ali joins us for some healthy cooking and eating.

Sun, Jul 21 2:00 P.M. Fatima Ali     NH EXPLORE

This week on Simply Ming, Top Chef Alum Fatima Ali joins us for some healthy cooking and eating.

Mon, Jul 22 7:00 P.M. On The Road - Cologne     NH CREATE

This week, Ming's on the road in beautiful Cologne, Germany.

Tue, Jul 23 12:30 A.M. On The Road - Cologne     NH CREATE

This week, Ming's on the road in beautiful Cologne, Germany.

Fri, Jul 26 7:00 P.M. On The Road - Amsterdam     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, chef Rudolph van Veen joins Ming in beautiful downtown Amsterdam to taste some fantastic Indonesian food and cook up some incredible Indonesian desserts.

Sat, Jul 27 12:30 A.M. On The Road - Amsterdam     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, chef Rudolph van Veen joins Ming in beautiful downtown Amsterdam to taste some fantastic Indonesian food and cook up some incredible Indonesian desserts.

Sat, Jul 27 2:00 P.M. Carla Hall     NHPBS

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.

Sun, Jul 28 2:00 P.M. Carla Hall     NH EXPLORE

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.

Mon, Jul 29 7:00 P.M. On The Road - Strasbourg     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Ming travels to Strasbourg, France.

Tue, Jul 30 12:30 A.M. On The Road - Strasbourg     NH CREATE

This week on Simply Ming, Ming travels to Strasbourg, France.

Fri, Aug 2 7:00 P.M. On The Road - Amsterdam II     NH CREATE

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Sat, Aug 3 12:30 A.M. On The Road - Amsterdam II     NH CREATE

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Sat, Aug 3 2:00 P.M. Jacques Pepin     NHPBS

This week on Simply Ming, legendary French chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the loft to cook with sole and soul.

Sun, Aug 4 2:00 P.M. Jacques Pepin     NH EXPLORE

This week on Simply Ming, legendary French chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the loft to cook with sole and soul.

Mon, Aug 5 7:00 P.M. On The Road - Rhine     NH CREATE

Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

Simply Ming By Episode

  • Lidia Bastianich (#1402)

    This week on Simply Ming, legendary and James Beard award-winning Italian chef Lidia Bastianich is here.

  • Tiffani Faison (#1404)

    This week on Simply Ming, Top Chef alum and restaurateur, chef Tiffani Faison joins the show.

  • Madhur Jaffrey (#1405)

    This week on Simply Ming, Ming and his guest are cooking with curry spices.

  • Rick Bayless (#1406)

    This week on Simply Ming is master-chef of Mexican cuisine and Emmy-nominated host, Rick Bayless.

  • Shaun Hergatt (#1408)

    This week on Simply Ming, New York executive chef Shaun Hergatt from the restaurant Juni joins the show.

  • Sam Hayward (#1410)

    This week on Simply Ming, Ming is joined by Maine's master of fresh, local and sustainable food, chef Sam Hayward.

  • Gunnar Hvarnes (#1411)

    Ming takes off for Norway to explore its rich culture, beautiful landscape - and their fresh-from-the-sea fish dishes.

  • Geir Skeier (#1412)

    This week on Simply Ming, Chef Tsai continues his adventure in Norway, catching up with chef Geir Skeier, winner of the 2009 Bocuse d'Or world cooking contest.

  • Orjan Johannessen (#1413)

    Ming continues cooking through Norway, meeting up with chef Orjan Johannessen for a feast of Norwegian proportions!

  • Andreas Viestad (#1414)

    Mackerel is on the menu for Ming and chef Andreas Viestad on this special episode of Simply Ming in Norway.

  • Will Gilson (#1415)

    This week on Simply Ming, rising star and Cambridge-based chef, Will Gilson, joins Ming.

  • Susan Regis (#1416)

    Today on Simply Ming, James-beard nominated chef Susan Regis joins Ming in his loft kitchen.

  • Andrew Taylor and Mike Wiley (#1417)

    Chefs Andrew Taylor and Mike Wiley head down from Portland, Maine for a seafood feast.

  • Hawai'i - Isaac Bancaco (#1418)

    Ming hits Hawai'i, this week on Simply Ming. Joining Ming is chef Issac Bancaco, the 2014 Maui chef of the year.

  • Hawai'i - Ed Kenney (#1419)

    Coconuts, opah and plantains all show up in this week's dishes as Ming heads to Hawai'i.

  • Hawai'i - Lee Ann Wong (#1420)

    Ming continues his adventures on Maui with chef Lee Anne Wong.

  • Hawai'i - Mom & Dad (#1421)

    Ming heads to Honolulu to join mom and dad in their kitchen for a family meal.

  • Hawai'i - Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong (#1422)

    Heading to the Hawai'i Food and Wine festival, Ming bumps into chefs Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong, masters of Hawai'ian cuisine.

  • Robert Sisca (#1423)

    Chef Robert Sisca comes up from Rhode Island to visit Ming in his loft, and to create two takes on halibut.

  • Jason Bond (#1424)

    Jason Bond of Bondir in Cambridge joins Ming to cook with mackerel this week on Simply Ming.

  • Louis Dibiccari (#1425)

    It's a celebration of the best of New England seafood with chef and restaurateur, Louis DiBiccari.

  • Matt Louis (#1426)

    This week on Simply Ming, he is joined by Portsmouth, N.

  • Carla Hall (#1501)

    It's time to go crazy for coconut this week with Carla Hall, co-host of the Emmy-award winning television show "The Chew" and owner of her own Southern restaurant in Brooklyn.

  • Jacques Pepin (#1502)

    The legendary Jacques Pepin, who is best-known for his PBS cooking series as well as his history of cooking with Julia Child, keeps things fun and simple this week.

  • Aaron Sanchez (#1503)

    You may recognize one of the world's most distinguished Latin chefs, Aaron Sanchez, from his roles as judge on "Chopped" and alongside Gordon Ramsay on "Masterchef".

  • Barbara Lynch (#1504)

    This week on Simply Ming, two-time James Beard Award-winner, author, and restaurateur Chef Barbara Lynch is joining Ming in the kitchen.

  • Todd English (#1505)

    It's cauliflower two ways this week on Simply Ming.

  • Amanda Freitag (#1506)

    Amanda Freitag from the Food Network's "Chopped" and "Iron Chef America" joins Ming to create two different pork dishes.

  • Rick Bayless (#1507)

    PBS's own Chef Rick Bayless visits Ming in his loft this week to share his Mexican flavors.

  • Tiffani Faison (#1508)

    Ming is joined this week by Top Chef alum Tiffani Faison, owner of Boston's Tiger Mama and Sweet Cheeks, for two different approaches to a classic - chicken.

  • Mathew Peters (#1509)

    It's all about Team USA for the Bocuse d'Or competition this week as Ming gives a toast to Per Se's Executive Sous Chef, Mathew Peters, for winning the 2017 gold medal.

  • Ken Oringer (#1510)

    Chef Ken Oringer, owner of restaurants all over Boston and beyond, including Uni, Toro, Coppa, and Little Donkey, joins Ming in the kitchen to cook up a crowd favorite: fried chicken.

  • Mom and Pops (#1511)

    This week on Simply Ming, our viewers' favorite couple is back again-yes, Mom and Pops will be here with Ming in the kitchen.

  • Adam Richman (#1512)

    This week on Simply Ming,, Adam Richman, host of "Man V.

  • Joanne Chang (#1513)

    Chef Joanne Chang, mastermind behind Boston's Flour franchises and restaurant Myers & Chang, joins Ming in the kitchen this week.

  • Chris Hastings (#1514)

    This week on Simply Ming, Ming is joined by southern Chef Chris Hastings, who has three restaurants in Alabama including the hot & hot fish club and his newly opened Ovenbird.

  • Jamie Bissonnette (#1515)

    James Beard Award-winning Chef Jamie Bissonnette, co-chef/partner of Ken Oringer, swings by Ming's loft to turn up the heat with eggplant.

  • Seamus Mullen (#1516)

    Lamb is on the menu this week on Simply Ming. New York's Chef Seamus Mullen, owner of tapas restaurant Boqueria, shares his health - focused philosophy as he prepares a lamb meatball stew with quinoa, baby carrots, sugar snap peas, and herbs.

  • Leah Cohen (#1517)

    This week on Simply Ming, Ming is joined by Chef Leah Cohen.

  • Michael Schlow (#1518)

    Chef Michael Schlow, named Best Chef Northeast by the James Beard Foundation and owner of restaurants all over including: Tico and Alta Strada, joins Ming to prepare an Italian spicy seafood stew called cacciucco.

  • Wild Cod with Chef Gisli Matthias Audunsson (#1519)

    Ming is On the Road in Iceland and kicks off his time on the Nordic island nation by exploring its coastline with chef Gísli Matthias.

  • Icelandic Lamb with Chef Thrainn Freyr Vigfusson (#1520)

    It's all about Icelandic lamb this week on Simply Ming.

  • Arctic Char with Fanney Dora Sigurjonsdottir, Vodka Coctail (#1521)

    Ming's third visit in Iceland is to chef Fanney Dora Sigurjonsdottir who is head chef at Skal!

  • Langoustine & Tomatoes with Chef Axel Bjorn Claussen (#1522)

    It wouldn't be a visit to Iceland without experiencing its geothermal energy.

  • Minnesota Episode with Jamie Malone (#1523)

    Ming makes a stop in Minneapolis to explore what makes this up-and-coming foodie hub unique.

  • Fish & Chips with Chef Craig Maw (#1524)

    Ming is on the road again: this time, in England. For his first stop, Ming is welcomed to England with a classic dish: fish and chips.

  • Chef Simon Hulstone (#1525)

    Ming is on a mission to taste the best of the English Riviera, bringing him to the scenic seaside town of Torquay.

  • Chef Daniel Gamiche (#1526)

    Ming wraps up his tour of England in London where he connects with star French chef Daniel Galmiche at the iconic Gore Hotel's 190 Queen's Gate restaurant.

  • Carla Hall (#1601)

    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.

  • Jacques Pepin (#1602)

    This week on Simply Ming, legendary French chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the loft to cook with sole and soul.

  • Rick Bayless (#1603)

    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.

  • Masaharu Morimoto (#1604)

    This week on Simply Ming, Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto stops by the loft kitchen for a showdown.

  • Sara Moulton (#1605)

    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.

  • Simon Majumdar (#1606)

    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.

  • Bryan Caswell (#1607)

    This week on Simply Ming, Houston chef Bryan Caswell joins us.

  • Sarah Grueneberg (#1608)

    Michelin star and James Beard Award-winner, chef Sarah Grueneberg comes in from Chicago to join Ming in his loft kitchen.

  • Ivan Orkin (#1609)

    This week on Simply Ming, chef Ivan Orkin, known as the American authority on all things ramen, joins Ming to make just that-ramen.

  • Billy Dec (#1610)

    This week on Simply Ming, Emmy Award-winning actor, producer, and restauranteur Billy Dec joins Ming in the kitchen to share some flavors from his Philippines roots.

  • Akhtar Nawab (#1611)

    This week on Simply Ming, chef Akhtar Nawab, recently honored with the Bib Gourmand distinction from the 2018 Michelin Guide, stops by Ming's loft to cook with delectable mushrooms.

  • Ken Oringer (#1612)

    This week on Simply Ming, Ming's longtime friend and James Beard Best Chef of the Northeast Ken Oringer, joins him in the loft to work with a New England staple - fresh oysters from off the shores of Massachusetts.

  • Joanne Chang (#1613)

    This week on Simply Ming, Joanne Chang, the mastermind behind Boston's wildly popular Flour bakery shops, stops in for a day of desserts.

  • Jay Hajj (#1614)

    This week on Simply Ming, Boston chef Jay Hajj swings by to cook up some savory tastes from the Middle East.

  • On The Road - Cologne (#1615)

    This week, Ming's on the road in beautiful Cologne, Germany.

  • On The Road - Amsterdam (#1616)

    This week on Simply Ming, chef Rudolph van Veen joins Ming in beautiful downtown Amsterdam to taste some fantastic Indonesian food and cook up some incredible Indonesian desserts.

  • On The Road - Strasbourg (#1617)

    This week on Simply Ming, Ming travels to Strasbourg, France.

  • On The Road - Amsterdam II (#1618)

    Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

  • On The Road - Rhine (#1619)

    Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

  • On The Road - Rhine (#1620)

    Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

  • On The Road - Rhine (#1621)

    Simply Ming goes On the Road to Europe and experiences the wonderful culinary experiences along the Rhine River.

  • On The Road - New York (#1622)

    Simply Ming goes to upstate New York to experience the captivating Hudson Valley.

  • Jamie Bissonnette (#1623)

    This week on Simply Ming, James Beard Award-winning chef Jamie Bissonnette comes back to the loft kitchen to saute stroganoff two ways.

  • Michael Schlow (#1624)

    This week on Simply Ming, crustaceans are taking over!

  • Jacques Pepin Special Episode (#1625)

    On this special edition of Simply Ming, chef Jacques Pepin joins Ming in the kitchen for a cook-a-thon in honor of their dear friend Anthony Bourdain.

  • Fatima Ali (#1626)

    This week on Simply Ming, Top Chef Alum Fatima Ali joins us for some healthy cooking and eating.



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