Entertaining family and friends in your home can be a daunting task for some people. Luckily Giada De Laurentiis is a pro at throwing parties and in Giada Entertains her goal is to prove that throwing a bash can be easy while also being enjoyable for the host and guests. Whether it's a casual game night with girlfriends, a fun family get-together, or a party in the kitchen Giada shares tips, secrets and recipes for planning the perfect party for family and friends. In the first episode, she hosts a cocktail party where the food and drinks are true indulgences. Her night time party is cool and fun with a sexy, stress-free menu of Oysters, Caviar and Bubbles, Braised Short Rib Crostini with Remoulade, "Pop" Tarts and New Year Martinez Cocktails.