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

Chicken Noodle Soup

The Ultimate Beef Stew

The Ultimate Barbecued Ribs

Danish Ham - Viking Style

Fresh Strawberries with Sweet Sour Cream and Red Wine Sauce

Spring Panna Cotta with Fresh Strawberries and Balsamic Syrup

Garden Puree Bruschetta with Ricotta Salata

Pumpkin Risotto with Amarone Sauce

Paella Valenciana

New York Cheesecake

Carpaccio of Raw Zucchini

Blueberry Blintzes


Grilled Oregon Chinook in Matsutake Ginger Broth

Individual Pecan Pies with Sweet Tea Caramel Sauce

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

The Ultimate Fish Tacos

Creme Fraiche Ice Cream with Pink Peppercorns and Lemon Thyme

The Ultimate Potato Gratin


Raisin-Caper Salsa Verde

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.