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 Barbecued Ribs

Potato Gnocchi with Peas, Prosciutto and Ricotta


Whipped Sweet Potatoes and Bananas with Honey

The Ultimate Baked Beans

Crepes Suzette with Vanilla Ice Cream and Orange Butter Sauce

Chinese Spareribs with Teriyaki Glaze

The Ultimate Potato Gratin

The Ultimate Fish Tacos

Lasagna all'Emiliana

Mexican Grilled Corn

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

Marinated Olives with Rosemary, Red Chili, Orange and Paprika

Roast Turkey, Avocado and Bacon Sandwich

Bittersweet Chocolate Cloud Cake

French Press Vanilla Cappuccino

Collard Greens

Polpette Napoletane

Blood Orange Mimosa

Crab Dip with Garlic Saltines and Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Honey Roasted Cipollini Onions

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.