About the Show

Whatever the need and whatever the budget, Michael Lomonaco puts his improvisational skills to work and shows viewers how to create dishes to suit their personal preferences.

Most Popular Recipes

All Michael's Place Recipes

Chicken and Napa Cabbage Stir Fry

Hungarian Beef Stew "Goulash"


"21" Apple Pie

Homemade Italian Sausage

Roast Sirloin of Beef with Caramelized Onions and Mushrooms

Chunky Beef Chili

Pan Fried Rainbow Trout

Fudge Sauce


Lasagna with Bolognese Meat Sauce

Fish Stock

Quick Hot Smoked Salmon

Oven Barbecued Beef Brisket

Poached Chicken

Basic Risotto

Maryland Style Crabcakes

High Ridge Oxtail Soup

Pan Braised Chicken and Hot Cherry Peppers

Blackfish with Tomatoes, Basil and Littleneck Clams

Fresh Homemade Pasta with Wild Mushrooms

New England Boiled Beef Dinner

Classic Omelette Technique

Basic Pie Dough

Ham with Red Eye Gravy

Tomato and Zucchini Gratin

Coconut Sorbet