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

Bistro-Style Short Ribs

New Orleans Crab-cakes

The Ultimate Coleslaw

The Ultimate Cheesecake

Irish Stew


Mexican Grilled Corn

The Ultimate Lasagna

Clam Chowder

Oysters Casino with Red Bell Peppers, Chili and Bacon

Parmesan Oyster Crackers

Ultimate Shrimp and Grits

Sweet Potato Chips Dusted with Chili Powder

Ricotta Pancakes with Roasted Golden Delicious Apples and Roasted Prosciutto


Chalfonte Fried Chicken


Sweet Kabocha Squash Ice Cream with Spiced Pumpkin Seeds

Boeuf Bourguignon

Mexican Pot Roast Tacos

Carpaccio of Raw Zucchini

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.