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

Real Maraschino Cherries

Queso Fundido with Chorizo

Cajun Chicken Alfredo 2

Tandoori Chicken

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Spicy Mussels with Chorizo and Wine

Roast Chicken with Potatoes and Vegetables

Curried Crab with Coconut and Chili

Eggplant Parmigiana 2


Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese

Chocolate Souffle

Vietnamese Lime Chicken Wings

Lasagna Cupcakes

Moist Roasted Whole Red Snapper with Tomatoes, Basil and Oregano

Turkish Borek

Spinach and Ricotta Gnudi

Grilled Rib Eye Steak with Romaine Marmalade and Watercress

Caesar Salad

Grilled Salmon with Smashed Cucumber-Date Salad

Salty Caramel Panna Cotta

Grandmother's Chinese Chicken Wings

Perciatelli with Bolognese

Cheesy Spaghetti Pie

Crisp-Tender Roast Duck with Cherry-Rosemary Sauce