There are many ways to wow your dinner party guests, and we have them all. So start writing the invitations and unearth the good crockery...
The days of lonely lentils are long gone - ditch the meat and dazzle your guests with these gorgeous vegetarian recipes. We've got casual sharing dishes, gourmet offerings, healthy grub and easy speedy suppers, all completely meat-free.
Gemma's chicken was stuffed with mushrooms, spinach and pine nuts on Come Dine With Me West Midlands
In the style of Rat Pack crooner Frank Sinatra, Richard did it his way when it came to cooking the steaks on Come Dine With Me Huddersfield
Lilly Abrahmsohn's guests enjoy a bit of DIY on Come Dine With Me North London
Robin Hood is nowhere in sight, but there's a band of merry men and women waiting to fight it out in the kitchen on Come Dine With Me Nottingham
Michaela Kearns served this tasty cheesy starter (made from puff pastry) on Come Dine With Me Swindon
Keith barbecued marinated meats and served with homemade flatbreads, guacamole and salsa on Come Dine With Me Chippenham
David's out to impress with his savoury sorbet starter on Come Dine With Me Down Under. Browse thousands more recipes on 4Food from Channel 4
Peruvian Patricia was proud to cook this potato, chilli and crabmeat salad on Come Dine With Me Winchester
Olly's Secret Supper Club dessert featured this fruity bread and butter pudding with bitter chocolate, marmalade and amaretto custard
The best chefs on TV and over 6,000 recipes