Fried chicken, burgers, macaroni and cheese — if you're only going to have one recipe for these crowd-pleasing classics, it should be the ultimate — Tyler's Ultimate . Between cooking in critically acclaimed restaurants, writing cookbooks and traveling the globe to feed his own insatiable appetite, Tyler Florence has experienced every conceivable approach to all of your favorite foods. Now he's drawing from the best of the best to present a visual cookbook of America's most beloved dishes.

Most Popular Recipes

All Tyler's Ultimate Recipes

Marinated Olives with Rosemary, Red Chili, Orange and Paprika

Baked Lobster with Garlic Butter Panko

Lemon Sabayon with Fresh Wild Berries

Roasted Salmon with Creamed Leeks

Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe, Clams and Sweet Italian Sausage

Horseradish Cream

Roast Chicken with Herbed Mushrooms

Boeuf Bourguignon

Cuban-style Paella: Paella Cubana

Omelette aux Champignons

Lobster Roll

Chicken Salad and Cranberry Brie Toast

Chalfonte Fried Chicken

Tempura Battered Onion Rings

The Ultimate Beef Stew

Lasagna all'Emiliana

North Fork Harvest Salad

Fresh Fried Corn Chips with Tomatillo Salsa

The Ultimate Cheesecake

Semi-freddo Cookies and Cream with Salted Caramel

Bistro-Style Short Ribs

Arborio Rice Pudding

Halibut and Cioppino

Lemon Fried Chicken: "Pollo Fritto"

Manchego with Honey Brown Butter Sauce

Grilled Za'atar Flatbread

The Ultimate Steak Sandwich

About the Host

Tyler Florence

Tyler shares his cooking trade secrets, tips and recipes in Tyler's Ultimate. He is also the host of The Great Food Truck Race and Food Court Wars.