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

Peppercorn Rubbed and Grilled Flat Iron Steak

Passionberry Dessert

Pear Balsamic Flank Steak

Fresh Raspberry and Blueberry Tarts

Chef's Market Corn Fritters

Fillet of Beef with Potato Galette and Shaved Asparagus

Herb Rubbed Roasted Tenderloin of Beef

Frozen Royal Mojito

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Chef's Market Blackberry Ketchup

Heirloom Tomato Salad

Heavenly Chocolate Cake

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

Roasted Garlic and Porcini Flan with Porcini Mushrooms and Tomato

Ceviche Shooter

Fried Green Tomatoes

Wild Mushroom Risotto with Basil Oil

Caramelized Apple Stuffed Chicken Breast with Fontina and Bing Cherries

Foie Gras Lollipops

Rhubarb Compote

Chocolate Mint Brownies

Chocolate Mint Brownies

Chocolate Passion Ravioli with Ricotta Souffle Fritter

Cheesecake Lollipops

Roasted Tomato Caprese

White Gazpacho and Lobster Brochette