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

White Gazpacho and Lobster Brochette

Roasted Tomato Caprese

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

Cheesecake Lollipops

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Macaroni and Cheese in Parmesan Cups

Orange Creme Brulee

Coconut Tuna Tartare with Avocado Mousse

Shephard's Pie

Shrimp and Scallop Risotto

Stilton Cheese and Walnuts with Dried Apricot and Pistachio Dust on Endive Leaf

Ahi Tuna Martinis

Ceviche Shooter

Zucchini Goat Cheese Bundles

Red Wine Braised Buffalo Pot Roast served in Potato Bones

Lobster-morel Mac 'n' Cheese

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Frozen Royal Mojito

Mini Blueberry Peach Pie

Heirloom Tomato Salad

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