Hosting a dinner party and aiming to leave a lasting impression on your guests? Look no further. In this article, we’ve compiled a sophisticated selection of 12 elegant recipes that will not only tantalize taste buds but also showcase your culinary prowess. Get ready to turn your dinner party into a gourmet experience that leaves everyone talking long after the last bite.
Ritz Fried Ravioli
Ritz Fried Ravioli is inspired by the mouthwatering appetizers served in the Italian restaurants in New York City’s Little Italy neighborhood. These Ritz Fried Ravioli, with a light, crunchy Ritz cracker crust with grated parmesan, will be a hit at your game day party.
Honey Whipped Feta
Sharp feta cheese, creamy ricotta and Greek yogurt, and zesty lemon, all packed with a little heat, come together for an incredible burst of flavor in this Honey Whipped Feta Dip.
Kale Chickpea Salad with Candied Pecans
Hearty, healthy, and packed full of flavor! Our Kale Chickpea Salad with Candied Pecans is a new favorite hearty green autumn salad with tart apple, salty feta cheese, sweet crunchy pecans, and an incredibly flavorful, light, and bright vinaigrette. It’s the perfect green salad for any fall or holiday table!
Baked Brie in Puff Pastry
Melted, rich Baked Brie is encased in flaky, buttery puff pastry with apricot preserves for the perfect balance of sweet and savory, creamy and crispy. It’s a show-stopping appetizer guaranteed to please a crowd!
Lemon Balsamic Lentil Salad
This Lemon Balsamic Lentil Salad recipe post is sponsored by Rubbermaid BRILLIANCE Lunch, but my love for their amazing storage containers is completely my own!
Tomato Pie Recipe
This savory Southern Tomato Pie is made with summer-ripe tomatoes, fresh basil leaves, and topped with a tasty cheese & mayo topping!
Marry Me Chicken
This Marry Me Chicken Recipe, with juicy, crispy chicken thighs smothered in a creamy sundried tomato cream sauce, is perfect for date night. It’s love at first bite! But this delicious chicken recipe is so simple to make, it could also become your new family favorite chicken dinner.
Red Wine Spaghetti
Red Wine Spaghetti is pasta cooked in red wine so it soaks up the pretty color and the natural sweetness and flavor of the wine. It’s a super easy dinner recipe yet impressive enough for a special meal.
Beet and Goat Cheese Ravioli
Want to impress your date? Make them Beet and Goat Cheese Ravioli tossed in brown butter and sprinkled with crispy sage and walnuts. It’ll be our secret that the ravioli is made with wonton wrappers and is SUPER easy to make.
Mini Chocolate Bundt Cake
This Mini Chocolate Bundt Cake is tender, moist, is insanely delicious and has a Chambord infused ganache!
Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake
This Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake is creamy, easy, and loaded with swirls of brown sugar and cinnamon filling in a smooth cheesecake base with a Biscoff cookie crust. It’s definitely a crowd-pleaser!
Fresh Fruit Tart Recipe
This Fruit Tart recipe has a sweet and crisp pastry crust, a rich vanilla custard filling and fresh ripe fruit lightly brushed with the easiest fruit tart glaze. This classic French Fruit Tart is a simple, yet elegant dessert sure to impress your family and friends.