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

Grilled Leg of Lamb

Danish Ham - Viking Style

Tyler's Manhattan Clam Chowder

Peach Ginger Bellini

Summer Minestrone

Spanish Tortilla

Shrimp Boil with Clams and Lemon

Rosti with Bacon, Mushrooms and Onions

Sweet Potato Chips Dusted with Chili Powder

The Ultimate Paella

The Ultimate Caramel Apple Pie

Chicken Kebab Salad

Pumpkin Risotto with Amarone Sauce

The Ultimate Sea Food Soup

Shrimp, Scallop and Pork Shumai

Chicken Paillard with Creamy Parmesan Salad

Baba Ghanoush with Warm Pita

Polpette alla Cantinella

The Willows Raised Apple Pancake

Salt and Pepper Shrimp

Fall Salad

Polpette Napoletane

Involtine di Melanzane con Capelli d'Angelo

The Ultimate Roast Chicken

Ultimate Shrimp and Grits

Apricot Couscous

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

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.