Entertaining with Michael Chiarello

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Sauteed Garlic Olives

Michael reflavors olives by sauteing them in garlic and citrus juices.

About the Show

Cookbook author and chef Michael Chiarello loves to find inventive ways to entertain his friends. His parties are casual and easy to plan, and always revolve around great food. Each episode of Easy Entertaining, shot on location at the Trefethen Winery in Napa, California's gorgeous wine country, features Michael planning, cooking and throwing a creative get-together. His recipes – a mix of his Italian heritage and wine-country lifestyle – are perfect for easy and effortless entertaining.

About the Host

Michael Chiarello

Michael Chiarello is a successful entrepreneur and restaurateur, as well as an Emmy-winning Food Network personality and cookbook author.

Roasted Eggplant and Tomato Stacks

Olive Oil Cake

Salsa di Parmigiano

Limoncello Spritzers

Cioppino

Puff Pastry Pinwheels Filled with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Pesto

Limoncello

Grilled Poached Sausages with Roasted Peppers and Onions

My Mother's Tomato Sauce

Torrone

Calabrian Cracked Olives

Mushroom Tart

Tortellini Salad with Fresh Herb and Tomato Vinaigrette

Forever Roasted Pork

Baked Clams with Prosciutto Bits and Bread Crumbs

Focaccia "Giana"

Negroni

Calabrian Spiedini

Spinach Arancini

Venetian Sausage Bites

Creme Catalan

Sage Creamed Corn Bruschetta with Prosciutto

Spaghetti all'Amatriciana

Chicken Milanese with Salsa Rosa

Piadine with Caesar Salad and Roasted Garlic Paste

Parmesan Toasts

Panna Cotta with Honey