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

Grilled Zucchini Ribbon Salad

Muddled Lemonberryade

Grilled Mahi Mahi with Jerk Spice

Spiced and Honey Glazed Ham with Savory Bread Pudding

Capellini Soup with Rich Chicken Brodo

Apple and Blueberry Hand Pies

Spiked Milkshakes

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Mom's Stuffed Eggplant

Watermelon Margaritas

Grilled Chicken Sandwich with Grilled Mushroom Vinaigrette

Grilled Asparagus with Tangerine Mayonnaise

Hummus Piadine with Cucumber and Feta Salad

Baked Meyer Lemon Fries

Shepherds Pie with Scallion-Cheese Crust

Marinated Avocado

Spaghetti all'Amatriciana

Panna Cotta with Honey

Venetian Wine Spritzer

Homemade Aperitivo

Balsamic Glazed Fruits

Winter Panzanella

Mushroom Tart

Pickled Grilled Eggplant

Tuscan Shrimp with White Beans

Moscato di Asti with Pineapple Juice

Polenta Lasagne