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

Potato Dumplings with Goat Cheese

Basil Marinara

Eggs, Rancher's Style: Huevos Rancheros

Carpaccio di Pesce

Frijoles Borrachos: Drunken Beans

Goat Cheese Tart on Phyllo

Sopa de Ajo (Garlic Soup)


Polish Honey Cake

Pasta with Anchovies: Pasta con le Alice

Curried Goat

Fish Stock

Oyster Ceviche in the Shell with Popcorn

Cardamom-Stewed Chickpea and Tomato Ragout

Crispy Boneless Whole Fish with Sofrito

Roasted Beet and Pickled Herring Salad with Mustard Buttermilk Dressing

Nocciola Gelato: Hazelnut Gelato

Fresh Dill Noodles

Spanish Rice

Strawberry-Rhubarb "Nothing" Soup: Zupa Nic

Mixiote de Borrego en Mole Coloradito: Lamb Shank in an Oaxacan Red Mole Sauce