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

Blueberry Blintzes

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

The Ultimate Fish Tacos

Lasagna all'Emiliana

Danish Ham - Viking Style

The Ultimate Coleslaw

Creme Fraiche Ice Cream with Pink Peppercorns and Lemon Thyme


Grilled Oregon Chinook in Matsutake Ginger Broth

Individual Pecan Pies with Sweet Tea Caramel Sauce

Crepes Suzette with Vanilla Ice Cream and Orange Butter Sauce

Chinese Spareribs with Teriyaki Glaze

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

Upside-Down Apple French Toast with Cranberries and Pecans

Tuna Everything Bagel

Pork Tenderloin with Chimichurri

Potstickers with Spicy Dipping Sauce

Tempura Battered Onion Rings

Potato Gnocchi with Peas, Prosciutto and Ricotta

Shrimp, Scallop and Pork Shumai

Steamed Clams with Chorizo, Citrus and Saffron Aioli

Peach Ginger Bellini

Halibut and Cioppino

Twice-Cooked Rustic Fries

The Willows Raised Apple Pancake

Horseradish Cream

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

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.