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

Fruit and Chocolate Fondue

Spa Water

Caramelized Fennel and White Bean Soup

Spinach and Asparagus Quiche

Shiitake Mushroom and Sweet Onion Burgers


Fried Chicken Breast Salad

Three Cheese Quesadilla



Pit Fired Ham Glazed with Pineapple and Mango Maple Syrup

Croque Monsieur

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Coconut Chive Sour Cream

Poker Nuts

Endive Spears with Stilton Cheese, Toasted Pecans, and Sauteed Pears

Flank Steak Roulade over Arugula and Sweet and Sour Onions

"High Roller" Mushroom Puff Pastry

Baked Brie

Lamb Skewers

Seared Tuna

Melanzana (Eggplant Puree)

Chilled Butternut Squash and Coconut Soup

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

Greek Salad

Heirloom Tomato Salsa

Poached Shrimp with Melon

Oven Dried Tomatoes