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

Spicy Szechuan Stir-Fry

Bratwurst Stewed with Sauerkraut

Spanish Tortilla Cake


Tomato Casserole

Taki's Sardines: Sardeles Takis

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts with Chorizo

Tamarind and Balsamic Sauce

Chorizo Puffs (BunUelos de Chorizo)

Sesame Honey Candy

Coconut Rice and Peas

Chocolate Covered Stawberries

Tequila Cured Salmon

Guava Empanadas: Empanadas de Guava

Bunuelos Criollos

Vidalia Onion and Granny Smith Apple Chutney

Pickled Vegetables

Fresh Cabbage Salad

Frijoles Borrachos: Drunken Beans

Water Buffalo Mozzarella Sandwich: Croque Monsieur Panini

Spicy Red Square Cole Slaw with a Zakutzky of Smoked Fish

Pineapple Crisp

Tyropitakia-Cheese Pies

Southern Spinach Salad

Roasted Sweet Pepper Salad


Greek Potato Salad: Patatosalata