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

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Shrimp Cocktail ("Bullshot")

Arnold Palmer

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

Chicken Cacciatore

Holiday Hens with Fig Glaze and Cornbread Stuffing

English Roast Chicken

Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Omelette with Green Onions

Potstickers with Spicy Dipping Sauce

Lemon Yogurt Berry Swirl with Homemade Granola

Prosciutto and Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Black Lentils

Fall Salad

Tyler's Manhattan Clam Chowder

Malted Vanilla Ice Cream

Lamb Ragu with Potato Gnocchi: Pasticcio di Agnello con Gnocchi di Patate

Pomegranate, Arugula Salad

Crepes Suzette with Vanilla Ice Cream and Orange Butter Sauce

New Orleans Crab-cakes

Sweet Potato Chips Dusted with Chili Powder

Chicken Noodle Soup


Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe, Clams and Sweet Italian Sausage

Apricot Couscous

Fontina and Prosciutto Stuffed Pork Chops with Grilled Polenta Squares and Roasted California Grapes

Salt Crusted New York Strip

Seared Sea Scallops in Beurre Blanc with Baby Spring Vegetables in Puff Pastry

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.