New Mexico PBS Schedule
What's On 5.1
Saturday July 20, 2019
1:30 pm

Lidia's Kitchen
Party Favorites

Episode #604 | 27 min.


Italians love entertaining and celebrating life with family, friends, and food. Today, Lidia shares recipes that fit any kind of party. She starts with stewed savory peppers, a delicious antipasto, especially when served with lots of grilled or toasted bread. Next, she makes pear bellini, a fruity and bubbly cocktail guests can sip on while enjoying antipasti; and who doesn't love fried balls of rice? Lidia shows viewers how to make rice balls with sausage ragu.

2:00 pm

Simply Ming
Fatima Ali

Episode #1626 | 27 min.


This week on Simply Ming, Top Chef Alum Fatima Ali joins us for some healthy cooking and eating. The main ingredient for their two dishes is chickpeas. Chef Ali makes a mustard seed shrimp with chickpea "chaat" salad, while Ming cooks up a chickpea tofu curry stew. It's all right here, cooking at home, on this episode of Simply Ming.

2:30 pm

Martha Bakes
Stone Fruits

Episode #1106 | 27 min.


Join farmer Al Courchesne and Martha to learn about stone fruits. Then, Martha adds the ripe fruit to two traditional recipes: a nectarine clafoutis and an old-fashioned peach buckle. Plus, Al's wife, Chef Becky, shares her plum upside-down cake.

3:00 pm

Kevin Belton's New Orleans Celebrations
Rice Fest

Episode #113 | 27 min.


Baked Rice Au Gratin; Broccoli Fried Rice; Bacon and Egg Calas.

3:30 pm

Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen
Tails' from the Gridiron

Episode #207 | 27 min.


Nick recalls his glory days of playing football in the United States while showcasing elegant dishes to serve for Sunday football parties. Dishes include: Pikkio Pakkio Conzato (Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Fresh Tomato Sauce) / Shrimp Salad with Cannellini Beans / Sicilian Salad with Shrimp and Calamari.

4:00 pm

Fred Harvey - The Skip Gentry Collection

Episode #2523 | 27 min.


The legendary Skip Gentry Collection and restoring the Caste├▒ada Hotel help show how Fred Harvey changed New Mexico.

4:30 pm

Articulate with Jim Cotter
Earth Day

Episode #417 | 27 min.


Two artists are helping to reinvigorate the conversation about climate change by presenting its truth more...artfully. Brandon Ballengee's artistic practice and scientific research share a single purpose-to generate understanding and awareness of endangered species. Mira Nakashima continues her father's legacy as a master crafter of fine art furniture.

5:00 pm

PBS NewsHour Weekend
Return to the Moon

Episode #1205 | 27 min.


NASA is planning for a 2024 mission to the moon, and setting the stage for a manned mission to Mars. It will be 50 years on Saturday since famed astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the moon. Now, NASA is planning an ambitious launch in 2024 to return astronauts to the surface of the moon, the first time since the Apollo program came to an end in 1972. The plan also includes setting up a sustained human presence there by 2028. Hari Sreenivasan reports from the Johnson Space Center in Houston on the future of American manned space travel.

5:30 pm

Rick Steves' Europe
Germany's Frankfurt and Nurnberg

Episode #903 | 27 min.


Skyscraper-studded Frankfurt - with so much commerce it's nicknamed "Bankfurt" - has a delightful-to-explore old center. Rick also visits Nurnberg, a capital for both the First Reich (the Holy Roman Empire) and the Third. From its towering castle and playful fountains to its Nazi Documentation Center and maze of underground bomb shelters, Nurnberg is a fascinating study in contrasts.

6:00 pm

The Lawrence Welk Show
From Polkas to Classics (1967)

Episode #1648 | 58 min.


The Band opens this show with the "Pennsylvania Polka" and the Lennon Sisters follow with a wistfully lovely "Serenade of the Bells". Natalie Nevins asks "How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria" and Bob Lido and the entire cast wind things up with a toe-tapping Dixieland medley of "Ain't She Sweet", "Baby Face", and "Five Foot Two".