There’s room in everybody’s schedule for dinner parties. Whether you’re hosting or attending as a guest, you’ll love my hand-picked recipes for special occasions. These recipes are worth making if you’ve got a free afternoon, and some dishes make plenty to feed a hungry crowd. It’s a great idea to create your dinner party around one of these recipes, like the silky pork and shrimp wontons so you can enlist help from your dinner guests to speed up the process.
Pâte brisée is perfect for sweet and savory pies and quiches. Learn the secret tricks to make this pie dough without special equipment and how to avoid common mistakes like chewy crusts that are as hard as a rock.