The Get It Together Plan  

Make-Ahead Dinner Party Menu

What’s more wonderful than an evening around the table with good friends? This easy-to-execute game plan ensures that the meal will be delicious, the company delightful, and the host (that’s you) relaxed, happy, and nowhere near the kitchen. 

Herb-Roasted Pork Shoulder and more dinner party recipes
David Meredith
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Before You Start

First, check out the dinner party timeline to help you plan the meal. Then get a shopping list of all the ingredients you’ll need.

The Menu
Vermouth Spritzer
Mushroom Pizzette
Herb-Roasted Pork Shoulder
Creamy Baked Parmesan Polenta
Carrots With Spicy Olive-Lemon Oil
Winter Greens With Fennel and Croutons
Lemon Buttermilk Cake With Pistachio Ice Cream

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