Ten ways to make the most of your dinner party talents and make entertaining easier...
Putting on a bit of a do? Our guide to party planning covers everything from storecupboard canapé ideas to advice for coping with the morning after.
A step-by-step guide to entertaining large numbers in your own home.
Before celebrating the real deal on 25th December, some of us choose to throw an alternative Christmas party. Whether you’re hosting a festive student supper, Christmas party for friends or an intimate ‘dinner a deux’, we have tips for making it as special as the big day itself.
Whether you're putting on a Valentine's Day knees up or are snubbing Cupid and celebrating the single life, there are plenty of delicious ways to spend February 14th. Here are some of our alternative ideas…
The chef and TV presenter, Michel Roux Jr, shares his secrets for impressing guests with a dazzling dinner party menu.
Serve up a game version of the dinner party classic by following this step-by-step masterclass from BBC chef James Martin
Planning a party can seem like a daunting task but with our simple guide, plus tips from successful caterers Lin Neillands, from Food Unlimited, and Anna Duttson, from Anna Duttson Events, we've got all bases covered.
Though turkey is the star of the show on December 25th, you’ll want to keep a few store cupboard essentials for any last-minute guests or party emergencies. Our experts at Co-operative Food have rounded up the best things to keep stocked up on this Christmas
Want to rustle up something romantic or looking to impress without the stress? Our guides will help you put on a stylish Valentine's Day meal whatever your taste or timeframe.
Halloween is a fantastic time to encourage your child's interest in cooking. These scary treats make time spent in the kitchen together fun!
Limited edition Love Hearts or a commemorative canvas made of meat? The Royal Wedding has it all!
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Whether you want to wow guests with some mixology magic or need something festive and fast, our favourite Christmassy cocktails and mocktails will provide much liquid merriment...