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

Tomato Basil Cones

Red Pepper Flan

Salmon Pigs in a Blanket

Lemon Parmesan Risotto Balls

Meatballs with Angel Hair Pasta

Bourbon Minted Fruit Kabobs

Mini Grilled Cheese

Butterfinger Cheesecake

Pear Balsamic Flank Steak

Roasted Garlic and Porcini Flan with Porcini Mushrooms and Tomato

Chive Blini with Caviar and Creme Fraiche

Lemon Drop Creme Brulee Martinis

White Gazpacho and Lobster Brochette

Salad of Green Mango with Prawn and Lobster Tail and Lime-Chili Dressing

Thai Scallops

Mini Cheeseburgers

Chocolate Passion Ravioli with Ricotta Souffle Fritter

Terrine of Duck

White Chocolate Banana Pudding

Grilled Lamb Chops with a Butternut Squash Ring, Couscous, Asparagus

Macaroni and Cheese in Parmesan Cups

Roasted Tomato Caprese

Lobster Roll with Yuzu Cashew Dipping Sauce

Peppercorn Rubbed and Grilled Flat Iron Steak

Fried Green Tomatoes

Lobster-morel Mac 'n' Cheese