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

Shrimp and Scallop Risotto

Chicken Scarpariello

Bourbon Minted Fruit Kabobs

Fillet of Beef with Potato Galette and Shaved Asparagus

Fresh Raspberry and Blueberry Tarts

Heavenly Chocolate Cake

Salmon Pigs in a Blanket

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Coconut Crusted Voodoo Shrimp

Eggplant Provencal

Prima Dona Cake

Lemon Drop Creme Brulee Martinis

Jicama and Watermelon Salad

Kentucky Bourbon Balls

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Chocolate Mint Brownies

Mini Blueberry Peach Pie

Herb Rubbed Roasted Tenderloin of Beef

Lobster and Sea Scallops with Spring Vegetables

Watermelon Beet Soup

Vanilla Souffle

Mongolian Ginger Beef

White Chocolate Banana Pudding

Chocolate Passion Ravioli with Ricotta Souffle Fritter

Chef's Market Blackberry Ketchup

Mini Cheeseburgers

Chilled Cucumber Apple Soup