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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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  • Be a rockstar at your next party by trading the pizza for homemade calzones! Chef Anne shows you how easy it is with her recipe for Calzones Stuffed with Broccoli Rabe and Sausage. Served with Anne's Roasted Garlic Asiago Dip with Homemade Crackers, they're perfect for game day or just an excuse to bring friends together. Wine: Chianti

  • Anne Burrell prepares for game time with unexpected but deliciously tailgate-friendly Pork Kebabs With Romesco. She also shares her secret for maximizing flavor in her String Bean and Potato Salad.

  • Anne transforms humble potatoes into an elegant crust for her halibut filets. Served with tender braised vegetables and a bubbling Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp, this tasty fish is dressed to impress.

  • Give your favorite chicken recipe a break; Chef Anne Burrell shows duck breasts can be just as cinchy, with just a few easy tips. Her Seared Duck Breasts with Grape Sauce are even more impressive alongside Roasted Baby Carrots and Parsnips with Wilted Radicchio. Chef Anne even offers up an appetizer: Honey Crisp Apple, Cheddar, Bacon and Dandelion Crostini. With wine, Merlot.

  • Anne reveals the secrets behind her favorite Linguine With White Clam Sauce recipe. Her Raw Artichoke and Parmigiano Salad is brimming with the fresh flavors of spring.

  • 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.

  • Pork belly is a favorite in restaurants today, but preparing the cut can be intimidating to home cooks...until now. Chef Anne Burrell takes the mystery out of cooking Pork Belly with her Crispy Mustard Braised Pork Belly recipe. Mustard notes are echoed in a side of Sautéed Mustard Greens, and Plum Cornbread makes a casual dessert Burrell often changes with the seasons.

  • Chef Anne proves Turkey Burgers can be mouthwateringly delicious, with her solid recipe and a few simple tricks. Her Homemade Chips perk up the plate, and Super Yummy Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies just may be chocolate chip cookie perfection.

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  • Be a rockstar at your next party by trading the pizza for homemade calzones! Chef Anne shows you how easy it is with her recipe for Calzones Stuffed with Broccoli Rabe and Sausage. Served with Anne's Roasted Garlic Asiago Dip with Homemade Crackers, they're perfect for game day or just an excuse to bring friends together. Wine: Chianti

  • 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.

  • Anne Burrell shares her tricks for hearty, fork-tender beef brisket. Braised with earthy-sweet flavors of onion, mushrooms, and balsamic vinegar, this restaurant-worthy entree is effortlessly satisfying. To serve alongside, Anne shares her secret to achieving Potato Pancake perfection.

  • Chef Anne Burrell transforms inexpensive pork shoulder into a fork-tender showstopper using simple tips in her tried-and-true recipe for Braised Pork Shoulder. Warm Wheatberry and Mushroom Salad adds even more flavor and texture to this restaurant-worthy dish. Crisp Pinot Grigio wine cuts the richness and refreshes the palate.

  • Chef Anne Burrell reveals how to prepare a chef favorite, skirt steak. Learn how to cook this cut perfectly on the grill, and how Herbed Breadcrumbs and Bagna Cauda sauce send the meat over the top. Chef Anne rounds out the meal with Fennel and Fingerling Confit, and Roasted Beet Salad with Pears and Marcona Almonds. Wine: Barolo

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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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