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

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Magret Duck Breast

Heavenly Chocolate Cake

Butterfinger Cheesecake

Foie Gras Lollipops

Thai Scallops

Passion Banana Dacquoise

Chef's Market Corn Fritters

Orange Creme Brulee

Mini Cheeseburgers

White Gazpacho and Lobster Brochette

Golden Fig and Mascarpone Tart

Thin Crusted Focaccia Pizza with Fresh Tomato, Basil and Mozzarella

Mongolian Ginger Beef

Fried Green Tomatoes

Vanilla Souffle

Chocolate Passion Ravioli with Ricotta Souffle Fritter

Apricot Tart

Baked Alaska

Tiramisu Parfaits

Thai Spring Rolls

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

Lobster and Sea Scallops with Spring Vegetables

Red Pepper Flan

Tempura Asparagus with Soy Dipping Sauce

White Chocolate Banana Pudding

Mini Pancetta-Wrapped Meatloaf Sandwiches