Chef John's signature recipes include Italian Meatballs, Stuffed Peppers, Pumpkin Pie and Quiche Lorraine. Chef John's recipes appear on Allrecipes.com, an online food community and digital food brand.
Chef John Mitzewich is a chef and teacher with over 20 years of culinary experience. He founded the YouTube video channel "Food Wishes," which was acquired by Allrecipes in 2011. At the time of the acquisition, this channel was the largest, most viewed collection of recipe and how-to videos on YouTube.
As of June 2015, Chef John has 765 recipes on Allrecipes.com. His recipes span every dish type from breakfast to dessert to even drink. Home cooks have given many of Chef John's recipes five stars, the highest rating. Most of his recipes include a how-to video. A cook can search for Chef John's recipes on Allrecipes.com by typing in Chef John in the search bar at the top of the website's home page. A cook can choose a Chef John recipe from a specific dish type, such as soup or appetizer. The recipes can also be sorted by rating and popularity.
Allrecipes began in 1997 when a group of website developers and University of Washington graduate students wanted to create an online community of home cooks. As of 2015, Allrecipes has over 1 million recipes and 1 billion annual site visits. It has expanded to 23 countries and 12 languages. For the most part, home cooks develop and review the recipes on the site.