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

Eggs en Cocotte

Paella Italiana

Pesto Crushed Potatoes

Summer Yogurt Soup with Tomato and Basil

Summer Berry Pudding

Hummus Piadine with Cucumber and Feta Salad

Prosciutto-Wrapped Crostini with Melon Salsa Crudo

Roasted Winter Squash

Rosemary-Lemon Grilled Ahi

Bruschetta with Greens

Tuscan Shrimp with White Beans

Perfectly Grilled Radicchio

Watermelon Margaritas

Skillet-Fried Corn and Tomatoes

Tri-Colore Salad with Frico Crackers and Caesar "Vinaigrette"

"His and Hers" Surf and Turf

Calabrese Broad Beans and Roasted Potatoes

Mustard Crusted Pork Tenderloin

"PLT" Salad

Soft Fontina Polenta

Stonefruit and Mint Julep