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

Brick Chicken with Apricot Couscous

The Ultimate Filet O Fish Sammie

Baked Lobster with Garlic Butter Panko

Lemon Sabayon with Fresh Wild Berries

Marinated Olives with Rosemary, Red Chili, Orange and Paprika

Lemon Yogurt Berry Swirl with Homemade Granola

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

Prosciutto and Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Black Lentils

Holiday Hens with Fig Glaze and Cornbread Stuffing

Steamed Clams with Chorizo, Citrus and Saffron Aioli

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

Blueberry Blintzes

Grilled Oregon Chinook in Matsutake Ginger Broth

Crepes Suzette au Beurre d'Orange

Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Omelette with Green Onions

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Traditional Apple Pie

Chicken Cacciatore


Arnold Palmer

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

Individual Pecan Pies with Sweet Tea Caramel Sauce


Chicken Noodle Soup


The Ultimate Lasagna

Smoked Ham, Gruyere and Caramelized Onion Frittata

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.