Ina Garten Reveals What’s ‘Really Impressive’ To Her at Dinner Parties

Ina Garten knows how to throw a dinner party. The celebrity chef often has friends to her Hamptons home Contessa barefooted, its long-running Food Network series. Whether for a Christmas holiday party or a simple weekend dinner, Garten makes entertainment look easy.

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With her status as a successful TV personality, cookbook author, and celebrity chef, Garten is often the host. But there are times when she attends dinner parties as a guest. When she does, there is one thing that affects her and she has nothing to do with the food.

Ina Garten’s approach to entertainment is simple

Any fan of Contessa barefooted Garten is unaware that he is not the one to give guests a 12-course meal. Instead, she opts for a simple, unpretentious menu of several appetizers, main course, sides, and dessert.

Her casual approach to cooking and entertainment has become her main staple. Yes, she may be using some expensive, high-quality ingredients such as her lover’s “good olive oil” but no matter what she does, whether it’s a food or a flower arrangement, she’s not. it is never too complicated.

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