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

Holiday Hens with Fig Glaze and Cornbread Stuffing

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

Buttermilk Biscuits

Mexican Pot Roast Tacos


Parmesan Oyster Crackers

Pomegranate Margaritas

Chicken Noodle Soup

The Ultimate Cheesecake

Pomegranate, Arugula Salad

Blueberry Blintzes

Roasted Salmon with Creamed Leeks

Coq Au Vin

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

Brioche and Berry Bread Pudding with Lemon Fondant

Involtine di Melanzane con Capelli d'Angelo

Polpette alla Cantinella

Cuban-style Paella: Paella Cubana

Scaturchio's Pastiera

Grilled Chicken with Garlic-Herb Dressing and Grilled Lemon

Fresh Fig Gelato

Lemon Sabayon with Fresh Wild Berries

Fresh Strawberries with Sweet Sour Cream and Red Wine Sauce

The Ultimate Steak Sandwich

Shrimp with Toasted Garlic: Camerones De Ajo

Spring Panna Cotta with Fresh Strawberries and Balsamic Syrup

Mozzarella Grilled Cheese

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.