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

Pomegranate Margaritas

Irish Stew

Potato Gnocchi with Peas, Prosciutto and Ricotta


Buttermilk Biscuits

The Ultimate Crab Cakes

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

The Willows Raised Apple Pancake

Polpette alla Cantinella

Salt and Pepper Shrimp

Fall Salad

Tyler's Manhattan Clam Chowder

Malted Vanilla Ice Cream

The Ultimate Lasagna

Smoked Ham, Gruyere and Caramelized Onion Frittata

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

Holiday Hens with Fig Glaze and Cornbread Stuffing

Steamed Clams with Chorizo, Citrus and Saffron Aioli

English Roast Chicken

Pomegranate, Arugula Salad

Crepes Suzette with Vanilla Ice Cream and Orange Butter Sauce

Traditional Apple Pie

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.