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.

Crisp-Tender Roast Duck with Cherry-Rosemary Sauce

Creamy Polenta with Fricassee of Truffled Mushrooms

Asian Lollipop Lamb Chops

Chocolate-Hazelnut Pots De Creme

Shrimp and Truffled Grits with Moroccan Chorizo Broth

Spinach and Ricotta Gnudi


Boeuf Bourguignon

Seaweed Mashed Potatoes

Spicy Mussels with Chorizo and Wine

Lobster Corn Dogs

Spicy Shrimp Tempura

Sunny's Apple Fritters with Peanut Butter Caramel Sauce

Truffled Deviled Eggs

Curried Crab with Coconut and Chili

Sunny's Double Chocolate Bread Pudding with Bourbon Whipped Cream


Fire Roasted Oysters

Goat Cheese Cheesecake with Spiced Wafer Crust

Perciatelli with Bolognese

Tandoori Chicken