About the Show

Ming Tsai is a new style of chef creating cutting-edge American cuisine. His original yet accessible recipes are based on superb pairings of basic flavors from Western and Eastern traditions.

Oyster-Leek Gratine with Ponzu Sabayon Kaffir Lime-Smoked Salmon Rillette

Roasted Goose with Chestnut-Sweet Potato Stuffing and Gingered Plum Sauce

5 Spice Root Vegetable Ragout

Roasted Pork Loin with Almond Pesto 5 Spice Root Vegetable Pot Pie

East Lightens Osso Buco Oven Roasted Monk Fish 'Osso Buco' with Herb Whipped Potatoes

Vegetarian Pot Stickers

Grilled Sambal Quail with Braised Green Papaya

Seared Sea Chilean Bass with Artichokes-Leek-Vinegar Reduction Yukon Gold Country Mash

Chinese Fire Pot Fish Balls

Grilled Shrimp "Lollipop" with Spicy Almond Sauce

Duck Sausage

Curried Shepherd's Pie with Mustard Salad

Pommes Frites

Shiitake Stuffed Steamed Striped Bass Flashed with Curry Oil

Coriander-Crusted Halibut with Rice Noodles and Ginger Broth

On-the-Half-Shell with Lemon Grass Mignonette

Multi-Spiced Crusted Tuna 'Steak' with Black Bean-Shiraz Butter Sauce

Wonton Noodle Soup with Five Spice Beef Shank (Mom)

Black Clam and Garlic Pizza

Glazed Carrots, Parsnips and Pearl Onions

Tea Braised Hanger Steak with Root Vegetables

Grilled New Zealand Lamb Rack with Asian Ratatouille, Shoestring Potatoes, and Roasted Garlic Infused Jus

Asian Chicken-N-Dumplings Five-Spice Chicken Noodle and Shiitake-Dumplings

Sambal Sweet Potato Puree

Tempura Coconut Shrimp

Spicy Rock Shrimp with Preserved Vegetables and Toasted Couscous

Tea Smoked Salmon and Upland Cress Sandwiches

About the Host

Ming Tsai

Ming Tsai is the James Beard Award-winning chef/owner of Blue Dragon in Massachusetts and his latest venture BABA at the Yellowstone Club in Big Sky, Montana. An Emmy Award-winner, Ming hosts PBS-TV's Simply Ming, now in its seventeenth season. Ming is the author of five cookbooks: Blue Ginger: East Meets West Cooking with Ming Tsai, Simply Ming, Ming's Master Recipes, Simply Ming One-Pot Meals and Simply Ming In Your Kitchen. Ming supports many charities including Family Reach, a non-profit whose mission is to provide financial relief and support to families fighting cancer, of which he is currently the Chairman of the National Advisory Board.