The World in a Meatball
sara's weeknight meals

Meatballs are so universally beloved almost every culture has a version. In Turkey, they have a meatball on a stick called simit kebabs. Sara travels to the farm of a Turkish cooking teacher to learn to make the along with pear salsa and quince liquor. In Catalonia, Sara joins local cook Juame Vidal to make meatball tapas with peas from his garden. Moroccan meatball tagine with couscous is achievable at home with a slow cooker, and master Michele Scicolone shows us how.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1107

About 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."


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Mon, May 20 10:30 A.M. Soul of the South     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, May 21 10:30 A.M. Best Loved Italian Recipes     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, May 22 10:30 A.M. Beantown     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 23 10:30 A.M. Double Down     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, May 24 10:30 A.M. Arkansas Eats     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, May 24 7:00 P.M. Pestopalooza     NH Create (11.4)
Sat, May 25 7:30 A.M. Easy Elegance     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, May 27 10:30 A.M. 5 Ingredients Spells Dinner     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, May 28 10:30 A.M. Fish Around The World     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, May 29 10:30 A.M. Personal Pizza     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 30 10:30 A.M. Pasta in a Pan     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, May 31 10:30 A.M. Leftovers: Use It Or Lose It     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, May 31 7:00 P.M. One Pan Wonder     NH Create (11.4)
Sat, Jun 1 7:30 A.M. Latin Twist     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Jun 3 10:30 A.M. Havana Weeknights     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Jun 4 10:30 A.M. Easy Elegance     NH Explore (11.2)


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