About the Show

Where's the best hot dog in Chicago? What restaurants have the most decadent desserts? Jill Cordes and Marc Silverstein find the answers as they trek across the nation in search of the best food, restaurants and trends in America. In each episode, they visit restaurants in five states and interview people who are making their marks in the culinary world.

Most Popular Recipes

All The Best Of Recipes

French Toast

Death By Chocolate: Simply the Best Chocolate Brownie Layer

Cranberry-Pumpkin Bread Pudding

Chocolate Raspberry Marquess

Sauteed Shrimp

Fried Green Tomatoes

Marsala Sauce

Poulet Pochani

Steamed Chilean Sea Bass with Chinese Broccoli, Asian Aromatics and Black Bean Sauce

Zucchini Pancakes with Cresenza and Roasted Red Peppers

Swallow Nests

John Dory and Scampi Tails Carlina Style

Smothered Shrimp

Tangy Green Guacamole

Butter Roasted Caribou Loin, Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic and Bacon, Sauteed Vegetables, Wild Mushroom Sauce with Currant Jelly

El Sol Bakery's Empanadas

Wild Striped Bass with Thyme, Spring Peas, 25 Year Balsamic Vinegar, and Potato Pancake

Scallop and Lobster Enchilada

Apple Crisp

Smoked Fish Pate

Rose and Champagne Sorbet

Baja's Fish Tacos


Bison Chili

Seeger's Gazpacho with Beet Terrine

Whoopie Pies

Ricotta Tart: Torta di Ricotta