Dinner Party Menus

TACO PARTY

black-bean-soup-toasted-cumin-seed-crema
Green Onion Slaw Black Bean Soup
southwestern-pulled-brisket blood orange margaritas
Southwestern Pulled Brisket Blood Orange Margaritas

* For more details on putting this menu together, check out this post.

 

WINTER DINNER PARTY, A LITTLE FANCY

onion-tart-with-mustard-and-fennel fennel-prosciutto-and-pomegranate-salad
Onion Tart with Mustard and Fennel Fennel Proscuitto and Pomegranate Salad
braised-beef-short-ribs the fairytale of new york
Braised Beef Short Ribs with Potato Purée, Swiss Chard and Horseradish Cream Fairytale of New York

 

WINTER DINNER PARTY, VEGETARIAN

mushroom-bourguignon fennel-and-blood-orange-salad
Mushroom Bourguignon Fennel and Blood Orange Salad

 

HANUKAH PARTY

endives with oranges and almonds potato latkes
Endives with Oranges and Almonds Potato Pancakes
tangy-spiced-brisket jelly doughnuts
Tangy Spiced Brisket Jelly Doughnuts

 

MUSSELS AND FRIES

flexing-my-food-neuroses-and-also-mussels oven fries
Moules à la Marinière Oven Fries
endive-and-celery-salad-with-fennel-vinaigrette at-last-this-soup
Endive and Celery Salad with Toasted Fennel Seed Vinaigrette Red Pepper Soup

* Want a variation on this menu with Vermouth Mussels, Tarragon Oven Fries, a Kale Salad with Cherries and Pecans and a Grapefruit Olive Oil Pound Cake from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook? You can find it at NYMag’s The Cut.

 

RIBS FEST

oven ribs even better eyes-wide-open-all-the-time
Oven Ribs Classic Potato Salad
broccoli-slaw bourbon slush punch
Broccoli Slaw Bourbon Slush Punch