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

Spring Panna Cotta with Fresh Strawberries and Balsamic Syrup

Fresh Strawberries with Sweet Sour Cream and Red Wine Sauce

Garden Puree Bruschetta with Ricotta Salata

The Ultimate Fish Tacos

Lasagna all'Emiliana

Crepes Suzette with Vanilla Ice Cream and Orange Butter Sauce

Chinese Spareribs with Teriyaki Glaze

Creme Fraiche Ice Cream with Pink Peppercorns and Lemon Thyme

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

Blueberry Blintzes


Grilled Oregon Chinook in Matsutake Ginger Broth

Mexican Grilled Corn

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

The Ultimate Pizza

The Ultimate Barbecued Ribs

Banana and Pecan Pancakes with Maple Butter

Cornish Hen and Chestnut stew

Salt and Pepper Shrimp

Twice-Cooked Rustic Fries

Lobster Roll

Involtine di Melanzane con Capelli d'Angelo

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

Prosciutto and Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Black Lentils

Amarone Osso Buco Pot Roast


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.