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


Potato Gnocchi with Peas, Prosciutto and Ricotta

The Ultimate Cheesecake

Grilled Oregon Chinook in Matsutake Ginger Broth


Individual Pecan Pies with Sweet Tea Caramel Sauce

Salt Crusted New York Strip

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

The Ultimate Fish Tacos

Lasagna all'Emiliana

Blueberry Blintzes

Mexican Grilled Corn

Creme Fraiche Ice Cream with Pink Peppercorns and Lemon Thyme

The Ultimate Filet O Fish Sammie

Pumpkin Risotto with Amarone Sauce

Raisin-Caper Salsa Verde

The Ultimate Omelette

Spring Panna Cotta with Fresh Strawberries and Balsamic Syrup

Rosti with Bacon, Mushrooms and Onions

Prosciutto and Goat Cheese Bruschetta with Black Lentils

Amarone Osso Buco Pot Roast

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.