The Best Thing I Ever Ate

Get the ultimate guide to the country's most amazing treats as told by the pros.

About the Show

Acclaimed chefs, cookbook authors and Food Network personalities – people who have spent their lives obsessing over food – reveal not only what they love to eat , but what they love to make . From personal family recipes to favorite dishes off their own menus, these food experts share their secrets and show us how to cook what they consider to be The Best Thing I Ever Made.

Perciatelli with Bolognese

Classic Manhattan Cocktail

Raspberry Beignets with Vanilla Dipping Sauce

Roast Chicken with Potatoes and Vegetables

Spinach and Ricotta Gnudi

Grilled Salmon with Smashed Cucumber-Date Salad

Snapper with Fennel, Onion and Tomato

Coconut Curry Caramel Corn

Sunny's Hot Chicken Wings

Tandoori Chicken

Blueberry Pie with Chantilly Cream

Touchdown Brownies with Caramel Sauce

Childhood Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Covered Cereal

Sloppy Joe Sliders

Crisp-Tender Roast Duck with Cherry-Rosemary Sauce

Grilled Rib Eye Steak with Romaine Marmalade and Watercress

Fried Chicken

Spicy Leg of Lamb

Coconut Toffee 2

Queso Fundido with Chorizo

Creamy Polenta with Fricassee of Truffled Mushrooms

Salty Caramel Panna Cotta

Pan Roasted Veal Shanks with Calvados, Apples and Cider Vinegar

Seaweed Mashed Potatoes

Shrimp and Truffled Grits with Moroccan Chorizo Broth

Shrimp and Chorizo in Garlic Sauce