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

Coconut Shrimp with Lime Dressing

Blackened Sea Scallops

Scallion and Ginger Sauce

Pasteles de Guayaba: Guava Pastries

Traditional Poundcake

Warm Chocolate Cake a la Kiev

Chicken Schnitzels

Oxtail Stew: Rabo Encendido

Jerk Chicken

Braised Kale

Couscous Upma

Sloppy Shmoes

Corn Fritters with Roasted Garlic and Parsley Dipping Sauce

Sofrito: a Base for Many Dishes

Corn Fritters

Cold Sliced Sirloin with Tomatoes and Garlic

Squash Blossom Quesadillas

Provencale Tomato Potato Stew

Vidalia Onion and Granny Smith Apple Chutney

Sweet Potato Tsimis

Proscuitto, Mozzarella and Sauteed Tomato Panini