Chef at Home

On Next: Today at 5|4c PM

Chef Michael Smith invites you into his home kitchen to show you how to create uncomplicated, tasty meals for your family and friends.

Upcoming Episodes

Today at 5|4c PM

This Episode: Simple Baked Trout

Three generations of Smiths go on a fishing trip. With the catch of the day - trout - Michael creates a new version of an old family cooking tradition. Pan-fried whole trout, baked trout filets, a simple eggplant arugula salad with balsamic vinaigrette, and a barley risotto make up Michaels special family meal.

Today at 5:30|4:30c PM

This Episode: Cider Braised Pork

After spending the afternoon picking apples with his family, Michael goes out on a limb and works an apple theme into several savoury dishes. By following a few simple rules about how flavours complement each other, Michael creates a fall feast of cider braised pork shoulder, roasted acorn squash and sptzle.

Tomorrow at 5|4c PM

This Episode: Spicy Southwestern Soup

Believe it or not, spicy heat actually helps cool you down on a hot day! Michael decides to experiment with chilies, and, taking his son Gabes young palette into consideration, he creates a few versatile chili-infused soups and salads that complement almost any dish. Recipes include: Grilled Corn Soup with Roasted Red Peppers, Chicken and Cheddar; Fennel Salad with Honey-Lime Vinaigrette; and Red Pepper Puree for garnishing.