Cookbook author and chef Michael Chiarello loves to find inventive ways to entertain his friends. His parties are casual, easy to plan, and always revolve around great food. Each episode of Easy Entertaining, shot on location in northern California's gorgeous wine country, features Michael planning, cooking, and throwing a creative get together. His recipes - a mix of his Italian heritage and wine country lifestyle - are perfect for easy and effortless entertaining.

Most Popular Recipes

Mustard Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Piedmontese "No Bake" Chocolate Amaretto Cookies

Grilled Mangoes with Blue Cheese and Honey

Eggs en Cocotte

Prosecco Gold Rush

Baked Meyer Lemon Fries

Winter Panzanella

Mushroom Tart

Pickled Grilled Eggplant

Moscato di Asti with Pineapple Juice

Polenta Lasagne

Watermelon Margaritas

Grilled Chicken Sandwich with Grilled Mushroom Vinaigrette

Grilled Asparagus with Tangerine Mayonnaise

Hummus Piadine with Cucumber and Feta Salad

Batido Colada

Limoncello Spritzers

Calabrese Broad Beans and Roasted Potatoes

Sparkling Sangria

Marinated Avocado

Spaghetti all'Amatriciana

Panna Cotta with Honey

Italian Relish Tray

Meyer Lemon and Spanish Almond Semifreddo

Polenta Poundcake

Coney Island Iced Tea

Bruschetta with White Beans, Sun-dried Tomatoes and Basil