Autumn, bringing a carpet of colorful leaves and cheerful anticipation of the holiday season, is reason enough to celebrate. Our menu for a sophisticated fall gathering features small bites perfect for the season: Welsh rarebit bites made with apple and piquant Stilton, scallops served with sweet potato purée and onion marmalade, and make-ahead "truffles" of dried apricot-stuffed goat cheese rolled in roasted pistachios. An array of festive cocktails, such as a ginger-spiked Old Fashioned and a grown up fruit punch garnished with festive cranberries, ward off the impending chill and keep everyone in good spirits. See the menu »
An elegant, impressive-looking Thanksgiving table doesn't have to be an impossible undertaking. These dishes are all deceptive in their simplicity: Elaborate-looking pommes duchesses, decadent creamed onion gratin, herb butter-brushed turkey, citrusy punch, and more. See the menu » This Thanksgiving, convince your family and friends that you are capable of miracles as you bring out a gorgeous meal with ease and calm.