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Pasta Amatriciana
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The central ingredient of amatriciana sauce is guanciale, cured pork jowl.

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  • With a classic Sole Meuniere recipe, Chef Anne Burrell highlights the delicate flavors of sole fish using a few easy tips, and minimal ingredients and effort. Wilted Bitter Greens With Crispy Walnut Goat Cheese, made with warm vinaigrette and discs of fried goat cheese, is a restaurant worthy salad that's a breeze to make at home.

  • It's crepe day, and Anne's giving out her tricks to making perfectly thin, impossibly delicious French pancakes. Whether rolled into savory Manicotti, or served sweet with fresh cherries and mascarpone, Anne's crepes will become a favorite at your house in no time.

  • Chef Anne Burrell brings her favorite Asian flavors to the table. Discover how to prepare Ahi Poke, and how easily Asian Braised Pork Shoulder becomes melt-in-your-mouth delicious. Pickled Cucumber and Daikon Salad cuts through the richness. Drink Pairing: Beer

  • Chef Anne Burrell raises the burger bar with her juicy Lamb Burgers, served slathered in homemade Pickled Feta Spread on Whole Wheat Pita.

  • Chef Anne Burrell shares recipes and tips for a classic Italian-American supper. Tender veal scallops get browned to perfection, then finished in an easy yet perfectly balanced white wine sauce with capers and fresh lemon. For dessert, her homemade Cannoli feature crisp homemade cookie shells and a rich ricotta filling kissed with a pinch of cinnamon and studded with mini chocolate chips.

  • Whole fish filets always impress at a restaurant; Anne shows how to bring that wow-factor home with her failproof Pan-Fried Trout. Served crispy, alongside Bacon Braised String Beans and Pickled Cauliflower Salad, for a delicious and balanced plate.

  • Chef Anne Burrell gives her secrets to making weeknight chicken restaurant-worthy. Her Crispy Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Mushrooms and Goat Cheese are literally packed with flavor, and are a breeze to put together. Wilted Escarole with Pine Nuts and Raisins strikes the perfect sweet-salty balance for an elegant side dish. Wine: Pinot Grigio

  • Craving a lobster roll but can't make it to the Northeast? No fear, with Chef Anne Burrell's easy tricks, you can turn your kitchen into a summertime seafood shack. Sweet chunks of lobster in a light mayo dressing, tucked in a buttery toasted roll...what could be better? Add a cup of creamy New England Clam Chowder, and you'll be feeling the sea breeze on your face in no time.

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  • With a classic Sole Meuniere recipe, Chef Anne Burrell highlights the delicate flavors of sole fish using a few easy tips, and minimal ingredients and effort. Wilted Bitter Greens With Crispy Walnut Goat Cheese, made with warm vinaigrette and discs of fried goat cheese, is a restaurant worthy salad that's a breeze to make at home.

  • Chef Anne Burrell shares her secrets to the perfect Falafel: light, crispy, and full of flavor. Served simply in pita sandwiches, their flavor soars with a drizzle of homemade Tahini Sauce. Fresh and bright Shrimp, Tomato and Feta Salad rounds out the meal.

  • Anne spills secret restaurant tricks that will turn your next steak night into a rich, steakhouse-at-home experience. Treat yourself tonight.

  • Chef Anne Burrell shares her secrets to perfectly seared black bass, with moist and flaky flesh under impossibly crisp skin. The mild fish is paired with a fresh Bitter Green, Grapefruit & Feta salad. For dessert, Chef Anne knows the tricks to baking light-as-air Lemon Soufflés, finished with silky Crème Anglaise.

  • Anne Burrell puts her spin on affordable lamb: Marinated Lamb Shoulder Chops are grilled to perfection, served with Tzatziki, Arugula, and Feta. Stewed Chick Peas With Tomatoes and Zucchini are a comforting way to enjoy summer's bounty.

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About the Host

Anne Burrell has worked at some of New York's top restaurants and hosts Chef Wanted, Worst Cooks in America and Secrets of a Restaurant Chef.

About the Show

Like your own private window into the kitchen of your favorite restaurant, Secrets of a Restaurant Chef reveals the concise, easy-to-master techniques of a top-level chef. By showcasing professional secrets to preparing food that is creative and full of flavor – yet never froufrou or scary – Anne Burrell translates your favorite restaurant foods into amazing at-home meals. With years of restaurant experience mixed with a pumped-up passion, Anne helps to take the mystery out of the professional kitchen and gets you making meals that are special enough for guests but easy enough for a rushed weekday evening.

More About Secrets of a Restaurant Chef

Like your own private window into the kitchen of your favorite restaurant, Secrets of a Restaurant Chef reveals the concise, easy-to-master techniques of a top-level chef. By showcasing professional secrets to preparing food that is creative and full of flavor – yet never froufrou or scary – Anne Burrell translates your favorite restaurant foods into amazing at-home meals. With years of restaurant experience mixed with a pumped-up passion, Anne helps to take the mystery out of the professional kitchen and gets you making meals that are special enough for guests but easy enough for a rushed weekday evening.

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