Episode 704: Palm Sugar/Cranberries
Guest Chef: Michael Schlow
Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 2 p.m. on Public Television (check local listings)The sweetness of palm sugar paired with tart cranberries make up the East-West pair in this week’s serving of SIMPLY MING. First, Chef Ming Tsai prepares a delicious main course, Roasted Cranberry Glazed Chicken Breast on a Bed of Sweet Potato-Fennel Fricassee. If you’re looking for a quick and easy dish, Ming cooks up an all-in-one, Sweet and Sour Pork served over Fried Scallion-Orzo. For a dessert that has just the right balance of tangy, creamy and sweet, Ming serves up a Free Form Cranberry Orange Tart served with vanilla ice cream. Popular celebrity chef Michael Schlow takes the helm in Ming’s studio kitchen to create a refreshing spicy and sweet salad, Hamachi Crudo with Cranberry Compote, Jalapeno and Micro Cilantro.
photo by Emily Sterne Photography