About the Show

Discover the true beauty of America as we explore the rich tapestry of our ethnic cuisines. Hosted by five sets of chefs, Melting Pot presents the traditions, stories and recipes brought to America's shores from the Mediterranean, Eastern Europe, Latin America, India, Africa and the Caribbean. It's a culinary passport to the rich heritage of our country.

Most Popular Recipes

All Melting Pot Recipes

Macaroni and Cheese

Cuban Black Bean Soup

Jerk Chicken


Noodle Kugel

Spicy Szechuan Stir-Fry

Bratwurst Stewed with Sauerkraut

Bavarian Cream

Spanish Stuffed Bell Peppers

Jamaican Beef Patties

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with a Basic Dry Rub

Cajun Spice Mix

Homemade Dinner Rolls

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Mushroom Casserole


Fried Plantains

Caribbean Seasoned Rice

Collard Greens with Smoked Turkey Wings

Salisbury Steak

Dirty Rice

Kasha and Varnishkes

Mexican Stew: Birria

Beef Tacos: Tacos de Carne Asada

Avgolemono: Chicken Soup with Egg-Lemon Sauce

Blackened Sea Scallops

Coconut Ice Cream