These twelve recipes span the globe in inspiration; from a decidedly Japanese take on linguine with clams, to a fused Indian-Chinese version of cauliflower, to the decidedly British syllabub. What they all have in common is their authenticity, their soulfulness, and their unique use of ingredients — a perfect jumping-off point for your next dinner party.
Whip up the ideal spread of New Year's Eve cocktails and nibbles with our last-minute entertaining guide: 12 perfect hors d'oeuvres and 5 perfect drinks to add a swank element to your evening. From the retro-perfect (hot onion soufflé, an oh-so-60's rumaki) to the of-the-moment (a nutmeg-spiked Cayo Romo cocktail, pickles stuffed with pimento cheese), you'll set a perfectly celebratory mood as the countdown to midnight begins. Keep reading »
Ring in the new year surrounded by your favorite people — while sharing in a family-style buffet filled with rich treats. Set the bar high with dishes like Caviar with Blinis (try them with our current favorite, Calvisius Caviar), bite-size Pissaladières with caramelized onion, and 16 other elegant recipes that were made for sharing. See the full photo gallery »
With Christmas just around the corner, it seems that almost every night there's a party or dinner to attend — or host! For menu planning help and inspiration all in one place, check out SAVEUR's Ultimate Holiday Guide: we've put together festive holiday roadmaps, including a hearty German Christmas dinner and a traditional Italian feast of the seven fishes. Or you can build your own menu, picking and choosing among our suggestions of Christmas mains, sides, starters, desserts, and drinks. For the main course, try Mustard-Glazed Christmas Ham (or any other one of our 23 traditional roasts), rounded out with garlicky greens, spicy creamed onions, or braised red cabbage with bacon. Sweeten the season with decadent desserts like trifle, eggnog tart, or Christmas pudding. Raise a glass and toast to the season with our best hot drinks, sparkling cocktails, and more. Plus, find the perfect gift for the foodie in your life, or make your own candies and cookies to give to all your loved ones. See the Ultimate Holiday Guide »