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Pledge Programs for Sat August 16, 2014

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12:00 amNew Scandinavian Cooking Slow River Dining

Steamed and grilled Asparagus, Fish Cakes, a Fish Terrine and herb roast Chicken are prepared.

12:30 amRick Steves' Europe Venice Sidetrips

Visit Giotto's Scrovegni Chapel, climb the Roman Coliseum and view dazzling 1,500-year-old mosaics.

1:00 amLidia's Kitchen Pork Kabobs and Heavenly Ham

Prune and Pork Kabobs, braised Cabbage with Prosciutto and decadent Ham in Marsala Sauce are made.

1:30 amCook's Country From America's Test Kitchen Great American Cookout

Baltimore Pit Beef, perfect BBQ Country-Style Ribs and a tasting of ketchup are highlighted.

2:00 amNeven Maguire: Home Chef

Chef Eugene Callaghan of Kelly's Resort Hotel, Co. Wexford makes a delicious trio of Chicken.

2:30 amEat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo

Making organic, handpicked olive oil in Sicily; Tortellini di Soave with chef Mara Marcazzan in Verona; winemakers Luca Sabatini and Giancarlo Piubelli discuss the Soave region; Cantucci cookies with Emanuela Stucchi Prinetti (daughter of cooking pioneer Lorenza de Medici) and chef Andrea Gagnesi in Chianti.

3:00 amThis Old House Arlington Italianate Project 2014/italianate inspi

Paint color consultant Bonnie Krims presents exterior color schemes, while Norm and Tom patch old oak veneer floors. Richard presents a new solution to the ugly PVC intake and exhaust pipes that come out of a typical boiler. Kevin tours an 1870 Italianate style home in Dedham, Massachusetts. Tom shows Kevin some of his favo...

3:30 amRick Steves' Europe Venice Sidetrips

Visit Giotto's Scrovegni Chapel, climb the Roman Coliseum and view dazzling 1,500-year-old mosaics.

4:00 amTravelscope Thailand - Bangkok and the River Kwai

Joseph visits markets, palaces and temple, walks through Hellfire Pass and rides the Death Railway.

4:30 amLidia's Kitchen Pork Kabobs and Heavenly Ham

Prune and Pork Kabobs, braised Cabbage with Prosciutto and decadent Ham in Marsala Sauce are made.

5:00 amMusic Voyager The Capital of Salsa

Cali is the salsa capital of the world and the urban center of Columbia's Afro-Pacific culture.

5:30 amGrannies on Safari Exotic Zanzibar, Tanzania

The Grannies travel to this exotic island known for its spice trade and historic Arab architecture.

6:00 amTravelscope The Colors of Malaysia

Experience this multi-cultural and multi-religious country during the "Colors of Malaysia Festival."

6:30 amRhythm Abroad Alberta, Canada

Rhythm Abroad with Brittany Pierce is a travel series that is sure to transport viewers into the heart and soul of a culture. The series follows the journey of Brittany Pierce, a young woman who is fascinated with traveling and meeting new people of different cultures despite language barriers, as she explores the world whi...

7:00 amRudy Maxa's World Buenos Aires, Argentina

The classic urban architecture, the tango and the energy of the diverse population are highlighted.

7:30 amBurt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Taipei

Visit the city's night market and the traditional shops. Get a riverside seat for dragon boat races.

8:00 amRick Steves' Europe The Majesty of Madrid

A tour of the lavish Royal Palace, art-packed museums and mesmerizing flamenco dancers.

8:30 amArt Wolfe's Travels to the Edge Australia: Arnhemland and the Kimberley

Australia's Northern Territory is an immense, untamed wilderness as brutal as it is beautiful. For the Aboriginal people, it's the place of the "Dreamtime", where land and story meet. Art Wolfe captures images of rock art intricately painted over thousands of years ago; discovers canyons carved by wind and water; and witnes...

9:00 amSmart Travels With Rudy Maxa Madrid

Grand plazas, sparkling fountains, the Prado Museum, El Palicio Real & the pulsating nightlife.

9:30 amRick Steves' Europe The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway, and the Aran Islands

Explore the rugged Aran Islands, a castle at a medieval folk banquet and the Dingle Peninsula.

10:00 amMusic Voyager Dancehall Marathon

Experience the hard-edge sounds of dancehall at festivals and in studios with Chino and Beenie Man.

10:30 amRhythm Abroad Tahiti, French Polynesia

Brittany visits a community fundraiser and swims with stingrays in Tahiti's crystal blue waters.

11:00 amEat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo

Shrimp and Green Apple Salad with Chef Massimo Bianco in Sicily; Pasta with Zucchini and Prosciutto with chef Elia Bulgarelli in Verona; Sicilian winemaker Vinzia Novara discusses ancient vineyards.

11:30 amSimply Ming

From Osaka to Tokyo, street food is everywhere on the road in Japan. From yakitori to fresh crab, pork offal to takoyaki - Host Ming Tsai experiences some of the best of the day and nighttime street foods that both Osaka and Tokyo have to offer, this week on Simply Ming.

12:00 pmEssential Pépin Cattle Call

Grilled Steak with Lemon-Thyme Butter, Spicy Rib Roast and Veal Chops with Caper Sauce are served.

12:30 pmLidia's Kitchen Under the Sea

Clam Bruschetta, Mushrooms paired with Scallops and Scallions and grilled Tuna Salad are prepared.

1:00 pmCook's Country From America's Test Kitchen Super-Easy Comfort Food

Perfect Beef Roast, Chuck Roast in foil and French Onion Soup in the slow cooker are featured.

1:30 pmMoveable Feast with Fine Cooking

An al fresco urban feast features Herbs and Spices gathered at Wards Island and Chinatown.

2:00 pmEat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo

Shrimp and Green Apple Salad with Chef Massimo Bianco in Sicily; Pasta with Zucchini and Prosciutto with chef Elia Bulgarelli in Verona; Sicilian winemaker Vinzia Novara discusses ancient vineyards.

2:30 pmThis Old House Arlington Italianate Project 2014/italianate inspi

Paint color consultant Bonnie Krims presents exterior color schemes, while Norm and Tom patch old oak veneer floors. Richard presents a new solution to the ugly PVC intake and exhaust pipes that come out of a typical boiler. Kevin tours an 1870 Italianate style home in Dedham, Massachusetts. Tom shows Kevin some of his favo...

3:00 pmRick Steves' Europe Germany's Black Forest and Cologne

Explore a classy mineral spa, a fancy casino and Germany's most romantic forest.

3:30 pmTravelscope New Brunswick

Joseph travels on the Miramichi River Route in Canada in search of spring salmon and fishing tales.

4:00 pmLidia's Kitchen Under the Sea

Clam Bruschetta, Mushrooms paired with Scallops and Scallions and grilled Tuna Salad are prepared.

4:30 pmCook's Country From America's Test Kitchen Super-Easy Comfort Food

Perfect Beef Roast, Chuck Roast in foil and French Onion Soup in the slow cooker are featured.

5:00 pmMusic Voyager The Capital of Salsa

Cali is the salsa capital of the world and the urban center of Columbia's Afro-Pacific culture.

5:30 pmGrannies on Safari Exotic Zanzibar, Tanzania

The Grannies travel to this exotic island known for its spice trade and historic Arab architecture.

6:00 pmTravelscope The Colors of Malaysia

Experience this multi-cultural and multi-religious country during the "Colors of Malaysia Festival."

6:30 pmRhythm Abroad Alberta, Canada

Rhythm Abroad with Brittany Pierce is a travel series that is sure to transport viewers into the heart and soul of a culture. The series follows the journey of Brittany Pierce, a young woman who is fascinated with traveling and meeting new people of different cultures despite language barriers, as she explores the world whi...

7:00 pmRudy Maxa's World Buenos Aires, Argentina

The classic urban architecture, the tango and the energy of the diverse population are highlighted.

7:30 pmBurt Wolf: Travels & Traditions Taipei

Visit the city's night market and the traditional shops. Get a riverside seat for dragon boat races.

8:00 pmRick Steves' Europe The Majesty of Madrid

A tour of the lavish Royal Palace, art-packed museums and mesmerizing flamenco dancers.

8:30 pmArt Wolfe's Travels to the Edge Australia: Arnhemland and the Kimberley

Australia's Northern Territory is an immense, untamed wilderness as brutal as it is beautiful. For the Aboriginal people, it's the place of the "Dreamtime", where land and story meet. Art Wolfe captures images of rock art intricately painted over thousands of years ago; discovers canyons carved by wind and water; and witnes...

9:00 pmSmart Travels With Rudy Maxa Madrid

Grand plazas, sparkling fountains, the Prado Museum, El Palicio Real & the pulsating nightlife.

9:30 pmRick Steves' Europe The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway, and the Aran Islands

Explore the rugged Aran Islands, a castle at a medieval folk banquet and the Dingle Peninsula.

10:00 pmMusic Voyager Dancehall Marathon

Experience the hard-edge sounds of dancehall at festivals and in studios with Chino and Beenie Man.

10:30 pmRhythm Abroad Tahiti, French Polynesia

Brittany visits a community fundraiser and swims with stingrays in Tahiti's crystal blue waters.

11:00 pmAmerica's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated

French-Style Chicken and Stuffing in a Pot and a French-Style Pork Stew are showcased.

11:30 pmSimply Ming

From Osaka to Tokyo, street food is everywhere on the road in Japan. From yakitori to fresh crab, pork offal to takoyaki - Host Ming Tsai experiences some of the best of the day and nighttime street foods that both Osaka and Tokyo have to offer, this week on Simply Ming.

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