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


Jerk Chicken

Matzo Brei

Beef Tacos: Tacos de Carne Asada

Bratwurst Stewed with Sauerkraut

Bavarian Cream

Spicy Szechuan Stir-Fry

Brazilian Empanadas

Jerked Grilled Red Sea Bream with Pineapple Salsa

Luca's Lentils

Shrimp in Lemon Sauce: Garides Avgolemeno

Spaghetti with Meatballs

Rigo Jansci: Hungarian Chocolate Cake

Spanish Tortilla Cake

Grilled Beef Tenderloin with Golden Beet and Blue Cheese Puree

Mushroom Crepes


Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Chorizo

Tamarind and Balsamic Sauce

Trippa alla Fiorentina

Brown Stewed Tilefish

Chorizo Puffs (BunUelos de Chorizo)

Pollo Borracho

Mahimahi with Orange Salsa

Basil Marinara

Sesame Honey Candy

Coconut Rice and Peas