Easy dinner party recipes that will impress, including make ahead starter recipes to share, dinner party main courses that you can get ready before your guests arrive and decadent desserts that will finish your meal in style.
Find everything you'll need to host the perfect dinner party, whether it's a relaxed gathering for friends or a more formal meal for a special occasion. Of course, we all want to impress when it comes to creating a delicious dinner party menu but there's no shame in looking for easy dinner party recipes to mean you spend less time in the kitchen - and more time with your guests! These recipes, picked by our food team, have interesting twists and flavours to help you give your guests something they might not have tried before... and a dinner they'll remember!
Make salmon with parmesan and feel crust
(pictured) for a dinner party main course that brings interesting flavours but is still ready in 25 minutres. To start, you could serve chilled avocado, cucumber and lime soup in
pretty tea cups, make a glossy red onion tarte tartin to cut at the
table or make a selection of homemade dips for a more informal approach,
such as white bean and garlic served with salty tortilla chips.
for dessert? We've selected easy make ahead recipes such as marsala and
mascarpone syllabub, individual rhubarb and orange crumbles served in
jam jars or a show-stopping chocolate and honeycomb torte.
vegetarian, gluten free and dairy free options are clearly labeled in
case you have anyone with a special diet coming round. There's something
for everyone in our easy dinner party recipe collection, which we
update regularly with brand new recipes and to reflect the new season.
Click through to see our easy dinner party recipes...