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.

Classic Manhattan Cocktail

Homemade Cannoli

Tandoori Chicken

Queso Fundido with Chorizo

Cajun Chicken Alfredo 2

Spicy Macaroni and Cheese

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Short Ribs of Beef

Roast Chicken with Potatoes and Vegetables

Spicy Mussels with Chorizo and Wine

Spinach and Ricotta Gnudi


Curried Crab with Coconut and Chili

Eggplant Parmigiana 2

Chicken Avocado Egg Rolls

Boeuf Bourguignon

Mamo's Apple Strudel

Turkish Borek

Lasagna Cupcakes

Perciatelli with Bolognese

Grandmother's Chinese Chicken Wings

Vietnamese Lime Chicken Wings

Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese

Chocolate Souffle

Crisp-Tender Roast Duck with Cherry-Rosemary Sauce

Moist Roasted Whole Red Snapper with Tomatoes, Basil and Oregano

Ron's Carrot Cake with White Chocolate Buttercream