Recipes & tips for party perfection

This week, we're honing our dinner party skills - while sticking to a tight budget...

Easy entertaining recipes

In a rush? You can still put on a splendid spread when pushed for time...


Invite everyone to dig into our feed-a-crowd platters.

Healthy dinner party recipes

Lean cuisine for the conscientious host.

Top 10 dinner party tips

Simple ways to keep a cool head while preparing for a party.

Top Tip

I always say, if you are having a dinner party or friends over, don’t try to impress on the starter, main and dessert - just try and impress on one of those. Keep maybe the starter nice and simple, and likewise the dessert - something simple and seasonal so you can spend more time on the main course.