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

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

Passion Banana Dacquoise

Chef's Market Corn Fritters

Orange Creme Brulee

Bourbon Minted Fruit Kabobs

Fillet of Beef with Potato Galette and Shaved Asparagus

Fresh Raspberry and Blueberry Tarts

Golden Fig and Mascarpone Tart

Bourbon Minted Fruit Kabobs

Thin Crusted Focaccia Pizza with Fresh Tomato, Basil and Mozzarella

Heavenly Chocolate Cake

Salmon Pigs in a Blanket

Foie Gras Lollipops

Thai Scallops

Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Macaroni and Cheese in Parmesan Cups

Shrimp and Scallop Risotto

Chicken Scarpariello

Butterfinger Cheesecake

Red Wine Braised Buffalo Pot Roast served in Potato Bones

Roasted Garlic and Porcini Flan with Porcini Mushrooms and Tomato

Fried Green Tomatoes

Coconut Crusted Voodoo Shrimp

Eggplant Provencal

Prima Dona Cake

Shephard's Pie