About the Show

Party Starters is for all those at-home entertainers who want to throw a memorable soirée but lack the time, the know-how and, most of all, the cold cash to do it. Each episode of Party Starters features our team of party experts at the home of one fearful host or hostess. Our experts help plan, set a theme and employ a variety of budget-conscious tricks of the trade to pull the party together. Fun and relatable, Party Starters gives entertainers everywhere the tools and inspiration they need to impress without stress. Hosted by Justin Gunn.

Most Popular Recipes

All Party Starters Recipes

Collard Greens

Lamb Skewers

Parmesan Crisps


Herb Hamburgers

Blood Orange Martini


Spinach and Asparagus Quiche

Heirloom Tomato Salsa

Poker Nuts

Fried Chicken Breast Salad

Caramelized Fennel and White Bean Soup

Chilled Butternut Squash and Coconut Soup

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

Greek Salad

Turkey Satay with Cranberry Dipping Sauce

Mushrooms Aux Croustade

Baked Brie

Seared Tuna

Melanzana (Eggplant Puree)



Onion Tart with Green Salad

Herbed Goat Cheese and Market Salad in Phyllo Cups

Family Cheese Pie Recipe

Grilled Flatbread

Outdoor Grilled Striped Bass with Vegetable Tian and Basil Cream