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

Pan Seared Mahimahi with Poblano Mash and Tomato Relish

Sepia Amb Trempo (Squid with Summer Salad)

Brazilian Empanadas

Codfish Mousse with Fried Plantain Chips

Argentinean Steak with Parsley Sauce: Carne y Chimichurri

South African Sambal

Guava Empanadas: Empanadas de Guava


Oil and Vinegar Bass in a Pouch

Chicken with Chunky Lemon Sauce

Spice Double Rubbed Rib Eye Steak Served with Ruedas de Fuego

Sandwiches de Miga: Eggs and Roquefort Argentine Sandwich

Crispy Lemony Shrimp

Benne Crescent Cookies

Venezuelan Corn Cakes: Cachapas

Sweet Semolina: Halva

Grilled Vegetable Antipasti

Spanish Stuffed Bell Peppers

Eggplant Caviar

Salmon Strudel

Ensalada de Napalitos: Cactus Shoot Salad

Tamarind and Balsamic Sauce

Pumpkin Seed-Crusted Chicken

Le Grand Aioli

Pan Seared Cinnamon Bananas Over Vanilla Ice Cream

Spanish Tortilla Cake

Smoked Mushroom Salsa