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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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  • Chef Anne Burrell shows how to stir up a stress-free pasta dinner entirely from scratch. Wild Boar Ragu is rich and satisfying, the perfect chunky sauce to cling to her lovingly homemade Pappardelle pasta ribbons. Make the Italian experience complete with a glass of Chianti wine.

  • Think seared tuna is only for restaurants? Think again! Chef Anne Burrell shows how easily you can prepare Soy Marinate Seared Tuna at home, with the right ingredients and a few easy tips. Soba Noodle Salad with Edamame and Scallions turns the beautiful tuna into a light and satisfying meal.

  • Anne Burrell shares her recipes for all-American favorites, with tips to make them even easier and more delicious than ever. Her Pulled Pork is fall-off-the bone tender, best served on hamburger buns with Chef Burrell's homemade apple cider vinegar BBQ sauce. Broccoli Stem and Carrot Slaw has all the classic slaw flavors with a unique and tasty twist; Spiked Lemonade washes the meal down with a hint of refreshing mint and bourbon to taste.

  • Chef Anne Burrell prepares a meal that always earns raves from kids and adults alike. Her Fish Tacos are light and refreshing, filled with baked flaky fish, tangy cabbage slaw, and a grilled Corn Salsa. For dessert, Sour Cream Cupcakes are moist, tender, and slathered in homemade buttercream frosting.

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.

Recipes from the Show