Chocolate hazelnut ice cream cheesecake slices topped with chopped hazelnuts

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Impress your guests with our deceptively simple showstoppers and sharing platters, so you spend less time in the kitchen and more with the party!

6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Smoked bacon and a triple hit of gooey, melted cheese takes this classic dish of layered potatoes and double cream to the next level of indulgence - a showstopping side for a dinner party

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Reach into your storecupboard and freezer to create this sumptuous ice cream medley with salted peanuts, biscuits and caramel

20 mins
Easy
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47 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Mexican pork chilli with a smoky barbecued flavour, served in crispy tortilla shells with ripe avocado

25 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Go retro with this easy and ever-popular dessert that's been given a smart dinner party makeover

15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This creamy syllabub is a spin on classic mint choc chip and a great way to use up leftover chocolates

10 mins
Easy
30 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

John Torode's Mexican-inspired one-pot casserole is packed with shellfish, white fish and plenty of chilli

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
12 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This chilled, no-cook dish makes a refreshing starter

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A super-quick, delicious fig and prosciutto dish, great for a starter or snack

5 mins
Easy
592 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This is so good we'd be surprised if this chicken fillet recipe doesn't become a firm favourite. Save it to your My Good Food collection and enjoy.

30 mins
Easy
64 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover mash to create a comforting, good-value family meal

35 mins
Easy
152 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Dish up an easy, delicious chicken dinner that's full of spring flavours. The parmesan coating gives a satisfying crunch, and the meat inside stays tender

20 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These moreish, easy-to-make wraps are perfect for a casual party

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Ten stunning ideas for your Christmas drinks party, all suitable for vegetarians

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
295 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Don't call the local takeaway – impress friends and family by cooking this fragrant and creamy Thai green chicken curry. It's easy and quick to make

40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The crunchy brûlée topping on this rich and creamy rice pudding turns this childhood favourite into a dessert fit for any dinner party 

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
135 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A veggie dinner party dish which stands alone as a vegan main course or as a complex side dish perfect served with spiced roast meat or fish.

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
108 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Flavour up butternut squash with Indian spices for this warming and healthy vegetarian soup

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A layered no-cook dessert with a touch of passion (fruit)

25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

This easy, indulgent cheddar and gruyère fondue has a splash of white wine and kirsch for a super simple treat to share with friends

15 mins
Easy
181 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try a fruity version of the classic sticky toffee pudding for a rich after-dinner treat. Serve with cream, custard or vanilla ice cream

1 hr
Easy
554 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve up this creamy quick dish for a last minute dinner party and impress veggie friends.

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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