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

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

Mexican Grilled Corn

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

The Ultimate Fish Tacos

Creme Fraiche Ice Cream with Pink Peppercorns and Lemon Thyme

The Ultimate Filet O Fish Sammie

Crepes Suzette with Vanilla Ice Cream and Orange Butter Sauce

Chinese Spareribs with Teriyaki Glaze

Tuna Everything Bagel

Upside-Down Apple French Toast with Cranberries and Pecans


Roasted Tenderloin of Beef with Spicy Crab Salad

Spicy Eggplant

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

Pork Tenderloin with Chimichurri

Salt and Pepper Shrimp

Cornish Hen and Chestnut stew

Fall Salad

Halibut and Cioppino

Lasagna all'Emiliana

Raisin-Caper Salsa Verde

The Ultimate Cheesecake

Lemony Chickpea Puree

Paella Valenciana

New York Cheesecake

Mexican Pot Roast Tacos

Salt Crusted New York Strip

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.