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

Jamaican Beef Patties

Olive Oil Cake: Ladi Tourta

Calabaza Soup: Sopa de Calabaza

Pambazos Michoacanos: MichocacAN Style Sandwiches

Maria's Meat Pie

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

Smoked Mushroom Salsa

Spanish Tortilla Cake

Quail with Roses

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

Traditional Poundcake

Fiery Wings

Bacalaitos (Codfish Fritters)