14 Fast Entertaining Ideas
Get ready to wow your holiday guests with 14 tasty meals, desserts, drinks and more.
Pistachio-Crusted Chicken Breasts
Give chicken a boost of protein, flavor and crunch by coating it in ground pistachios instead of breadcrumbs.
You can also slice the chicken into bite-size pieces before crusting it and serve the sauce on the side.
Spiced Pears & Waffles
Turn a freezer aisle fave into an elegant breakfast or dessert with wine-poached pears.
Skewer pieces of waffles and pears for a fun brunch presentation.
Kale Pesto Fettuccine
Kale adds a nutritious, rustic bite to this traditional Italian sauce.
Spicy Coddled Eggs
Serve this dish in individual ramekins for the ultimate brunch crowd-pleaser.
Creamy Beet & Goat Cheese Risotto
A nice pink hue will definitely stir things up at the dinner table.
Shrimp & Radicchio Salad
This bright salad will steal the spotlight at any holiday table.
Radicchio is sturdy enough that you can toss this salad hours before serving it.
Add a sweet spin to this classic cocktail with a splash of seasonal cranberry juice.
Don't water your drink down: make orange-cranberry ice cubes by freezing the juices in layers.
Blackberry Pork Tenderloin
This sophisticated supper comes together in just minutes. Perfect for last-minute visitors!
Maple & Pumpkin Cake
Give boxed cake mix a face lift by adding canned pumpkin. It's simple and sweet!
Chipotle Chicken Salad
Upgrade lunch with these spicy pita pockets filled with chicken, veggies and cilantro.
Turn your home into a French bistro with store bought crepes and a creamy mushroom filling.
Get a spicy-sweet start to your day with these antioxidant-rich smoothies, laced with a hint of ginger.
Gingery Wonton Soup
Whip up this winter warmer in a snap for hungry guests coming in from the cold.
German Chocolate Macaroons
Let the kids help you roll up these coconut and chocolate treats. It will be great practice for building snowmen!
Place macaroons in mini cupcake liners tucked into a decorative box.