About the Show

See what it takes to create over-the-top, high-rolling parties, from glitzy Las Vegas to sexy New York City. From catering to decor to the sip of the first cocktail, Giada De Laurentiis goes behind the scenes with chefs, sommeliers, pastry teams, decorators and event planners as they pull together fabulous high-end events.


Giada De Laurentiis

Giada never has a dull moment, between sharing Italian-style recipes on Giada at Home and serving as a Food Network Star mentor and judge.

Most Popular Recipes

All Behind the Bash Recipes

Heavenly Chocolate Cake

Salmon Pigs in a Blanket

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Bourbon Minted Fruit Kabobs

Fillet of Beef with Potato Galette and Shaved Asparagus

Hazelnut Layer Cake with Espresso Buttercream, Chocolate Frangelico Ganache and Toasted and Gilded Hazelnuts

Lobster and Sea Scallops with Spring Vegetables

Watermelon Beet Soup

Red Pepper Flan

Vanilla Souffle

Mongolian Ginger Beef

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Chocolate Mint Brownies

Herb Rubbed Roasted Tenderloin of Beef

Tempura Asparagus with Soy Dipping Sauce

Tiramisu Parfaits

Thai Spring Rolls

Golden Fig and Mascarpone Tart

Bourbon Minted Fruit Kabobs

Thin Crusted Focaccia Pizza with Fresh Tomato, Basil and Mozzarella

Butterfinger Cheesecake

Chef's Market Corn Fritters

Orange Creme Brulee

Foie Gras Lollipops

Shrimp and Scallop Risotto

Chicken Scarpariello