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16 Recipes for a Swanky New Year's Eve Soirée

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You can have a casual dinner party any night of the week. Take advantage of New Year's Eve to finally cook the recipes that caught your eye last winter (and to put your favorite plates to use, too). 

Don't worry about dirty dishes or wine stains on the carpet -- you can deal with those next year. For now, queue up the Miles Davis albums, unearth your punch bowl and some Champagne flutes, and get ready to watch the ball drop. We've gathered 16 recipes that will make it worth it to dress up this year, even if you're just staying in and celebrating with friends.

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Molly Stevens' Roasted Fennel, Red Onion, and Orange Salad by Genius Recipes

 

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Chicken Liver Spread (née Pâté) by Nicholas Day

 

Virigina Willis' Deviled Eggs by Genius Recipes

 

Lamb Meatballs with Yogurt Sauce by MySocialChef

 

Rum Punch by Erik Lombardo

 

Branade de Morue by ChefJune

 

Meyer Lemon-Vanilla Bean Bourbon Smash by foxeslovelemons

 

Squash Butter Crostini with Blue Cheese, Celery, and Bacon by Callie Canlas

 

Wintry Braised Cabbage, Plus Some Jelly by Nicholas Day

 

Caesar-Style Kale Salad with Roasted Onions and Ricotta Salata by cookinginvictoria

 

Pasta with Slow-Cooked Cauliflower, Anchovies, and Garlic by Alexandra Stafford

 

Scallion Pesto-Crusted Chicken by secretsofahomecook

 

Pasta with Ricotta and Saffron by Emiko

 

Coconuttiest Shortbread Cookies by Hilarybee

 

Crêpes with Salted-Butter Caramel by Mimi Thorisson

 

Pink Peppercorn Buttercream by Tessa_StyleSweetCA