When a Food Network Star winner graduates from the 11-week competition and earns the crown of victory, you can be sure he or she is equipped with not only the charm and charisma to capture a TV audience, but also the culinary chops to wow you with must-try recipes. That's why these dishes from the likes of Eddie Jackson, Justin Warner, Melissa d'Arabian and Guy Fieri are ones you can trust. Check out their back-pocket picks — including a hearty macaroni and cheese, a weeknight-friendly chicken dinner and a craveable chocolate pudding — to complete your recipe repertoire with a mix of sweet, savory, satisfying, healthy and decadent staples.
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Maria Russo is an editor at Food Network, now living in New York City after being born and raised in the great state of Michigan. She likes her eggs runny, her pasta cheesy and has been known to throw back dozens of oysters at a time.