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.

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All Tyler's Ultimate Recipes

Cuban-style Paella: Paella Cubana

English Roast Chicken

Ultimate Shrimp and Grits

Ricotta Pancakes with Roasted Golden Delicious Apples and Roasted Prosciutto

Collard Greens

Caramelized Onion and Cornbread Stuffing

Roasted Salmon with Creamed Leeks

Steamed Clams with Chorizo, Citrus and Saffron Aioli

The Ultimate Sea Food Soup

Whipped Sweet Potatoes and Bananas with Honey

"Mother Hen" Toast: Gallina De Madre

Baked Lobster with Garlic Butter Panko

Amaretto Chocolate Brownies with Walnuts

Fresh Fig Gelato

Raisin-Caper Salsa Verde

The Ultimate Baked Beans

Brioche and Berry Bread Pudding with Lemon Fondant

Salmon and Cod Fishcakes

Omelette aux Champignons

Carpaccio of Raw Zucchini

Kettle Chips with Parmesan and Herbs

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.