Dinner Party for Beginners
Think you can’t cook a meal for friends? You can.
Calling all kitchen novices: This menu will squelch your fears of culinary disasters. You may have been called upon to cook for some friends; in a moment of weakness you may even have offered to host a dinner party. This three-course meal looks impressive (shrimp pasta! homemade croutons!) but is deceptively easy, with clear instructions and illustrated steps.