It's time to get creative with your dinner party plans! We've got some tips and tricks for hosting four fabulous dinner parties, all incorporating great wine ideas!

What’s not to love about a dinner party filled with food and wine? Your friends will love the idea of themed dinner wine parties, and chances are, everyone will get to experience some new food-and-wine pairings!

Homemade pizza dinner party

BLT naan pizza recipeEveryone loves pizza. And guess what? Pizza loves wine, too. Dress up your homemade pizza party with wine and salad. Or better yet, add those greens right onto the pizza! Making homemade pizza is easy, and you can use different types of crusts, including naan bread. Have guests bring ingredients for homemade pizza and a bottle of wine to reduce the work for you.


Try this BLT naan pizza recipe with bacon, arugula and tomato. This pizza takes all of the elements of a classic BLT sandwich and piles them on top of whole-wheat, store-bought naan bread.

The following pizza recipes are also extremely wine friendly:


Rachel's suggested wine pairing

Italian wine pairs beautifully with pizza. Try sangiovese or nero d’Avola, both of which are wonderful to pair with pizza. Other great red wines to pair with pizza are tempranillo and zinfandel (especially the primitivo variety), especially for a BBQ-sauce pizza!

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