Overhead of appetizers and a glass of champagne

New Year's Recipes

Usher in the new year in style with our glitzy cocktail party recipes, or serve a larger crowd with our favorite New Year's buffet recipes. Whatever your New Year's recipe needs, we've got you covered. Start with our fabulous New Year's party appetizers, which include everything from dips and cheese displays to skewered meats and tapas-style side dishes. Have each guest bring a side or main dish for a New Year's potluck-style party; our recipes for a New Year's buffet inspire the evening with scrumptious potato and veggie side dishes in addition to hearty main dishes. If you're hosting a smaller party, plan an elegant New Year's Eve dinner with our menu ideas for 6 that cover appetizers to desserts. We take you through the steps of hosting a glittery New Year's cocktail party, from how to arrange everything to how to serve the recipes. Top off your festive night with our luscious New Year's desserts -- you won't be able to resist our recipes, from dark chocolate-raspberry mini cakes to pear and cranberry pudding.