The List

Here is the list of recipes from the first six Barefoot Contessa cookbooks.

Source:  http://www.barefootcontessa.com/indexes.shtml

(See below for the indexes from subsequent cookbooks.)

In bold are the recipes that I used before starting the project, many (if not all) of which will be repeated.

DRINKS

Campari Orange Spritzer (6)

Cassis à l’eau (4)

Fresh Lemonade (1)

Fresh Whiskey Sours (5)

Herbal Iced Tea (3)

Hot Mulled Cider (2)

Ice Cream Sodas with Strawberry Syrup (2)

Juice of a Few Flowers (6)

Kir (4)

Mango Banana Daiquiris (6)

Pomegranate Cosmopolitans (6)

Raspberry Royale (4)

Raspberry Vodka (2)

Real Margaritas (2)

Tropical Smoothies (2)

Whipped Hot Chocolate (3)

APPETIZERS

Blinis with Smoked Salmon (4)

Buffalo Chicken Wings (3)

Bruschetta with Peppers & Gorgonzola (6)

Caviar Dip (2)

Cheese Puffs (4)

Cheese Straws (4)

Chopped Liver (2)

Crab Cakes with Remoulade Sauce (1)

Fruit and Cheese Platter (1)

Grilled Lemon Chicken with Satay Dip (1)

Guacamole (1)

Gravlax with Mustard Sauce (6)

Green Herb Dip (5)

Hummus (1)

Lamb Sausage in Puff Pastry (1)

Lobster Salad in Endive (1)

Pan-Fried Onion Dip (1)

Parmesan & Thyme Crackers (6)

Parmesan Roasted Asparagus (3)

Potato Chips (4)

Potato Pancakes with Caviar (2)

Radishes with Butter and Salt (4)

Roasted Eggplant Spread (1)

Roasted Shrimp Cocktail (6)

Rori’s Potato Chips (2)

Rosemary Cashews (4)

Savory Palmiers (6)

Smoked Salmon Spread (3)

Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches (1)

Sun-Dried Tomato Dip (1)

Tuna Tartare (3)

Turkey Tea Sandwiches (1)

Tzatziki (2)

Vegetable Sushi (1)

LUNCH

Blue Cheese Soufflé (4)

Caesar Club Sandwich (5)

California BLTs (5)

Cape Cod Chopped Salad (6)

Cheddar and Chutney on Brioche (2)

Chicken Salad Sandwich (5)

Creamy Cucumber Salad (6)

Croque Monsieur (4)

Eggplant Gratin (4)

Filet of Beef Sandwiches (2)

Goat Cheese Tart (4)

Grilled Salmon Sandwiches (2)

Herbed Goat Cheese Sandwiches (2)

Herbed-Baked Eggs (4)

Honey White Bread (5)

Lobster Rolls (2)

Mâche with Warm Brie & Apples (6)

Mussels in White Wine (4)

Old Fashioned Carrot Salad (6)

Pissaladière (4)

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Warm Cider Vinaigrette (6)

Roasted Pears with Blue Cheese (6)

Roasted Pepper & Goat Cheese Sandwiches (5)

Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad (6)

Salad with Warm Goat Cheese (4)

Scrambled Eggs with Truffles (4)

Seafood Platter (4)

Smoked Salmon & Egg Salad Tartines (5)

Spinach in Puff Pastry (4)

Tomato & Goat Cheese Tarts (6)

Tomato Mozzarella & Pesto Panini (5)

Truffled Filet of Beef Sandwiches (6)

Warm Goat Cheese in Phyllo (6)

White Pizzas with Arugula (6)

SOUPS

Chilled Cucumber Soup with Shrimp (6)

Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup (6)

Cream of Wild Mushroom Soup (5)

Fresh Pea Soup (5)

Brioche Croutons (3)

Brioche Loaves (4)

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup (2)

Cheddar Corn Chowder (1)

Chicken Noodle Soup (3)

Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls (2)

East Hampton Clam Chowder (3)

Fennel Soup Gratin (2)

French Onion Soup (1)

Garlic Croutons (5)

Gazpacho (1)

Homemade Chicken Stock (6)

Italian Wedding Soup (6)

Lentil Sausage Soup (4)

Lentil Vegetable Soup (1)

Lobster Corn Chowder (6)

Mexican Chicken Soup (5)

Pappa al Pomodoro (6)

Parker’s Split Pea Soup (1)

Parmesan Croutons (1)

Provençal Vegetable Soup (4)

Ribolitta (5)

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup & Curry Condiments (6)

Roasted Vegetable Soup (3)

Roasted Potato Fennel Soup (1)

Roasted Potato Leek Soup (6)

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup (1)

Rosemary White Bean Soup (1)

Seafood Chowder (2)

Seafood Stew (4)

Seafood Stock (2)

Shrimp Bisque (5)

Summer Borscht (5)

Winter Squash Soup (4)

Zucchini Vichyssoise (4)

SALADS

Arugula with Parmesan (3)

Avocado and Grapefruit Salad (4)

Balsamic Onions and Blue Cheese (2)

Beets with Orange Vinaigrette (1)

Bibb Salad with Basil Green Goddess Dressing (5)

Blue Cheese Coleslaw (5)

Broccoli with Garlic (1)

Brown Rice Tomatoes & Basil (3)

Caesar Salad with Pancetta (2)

Celery Root Rémoulade (4)

Chicken Salad Veronique (5)

Chicken with Tabbouleh (3)

Chinese Chicken Salad (2)

Crudité Platter (1)

Curried Chicken Salad (3)

Curried Couscous (1)

Endive Pear and Roquefort Salad (4)

Endive Stilton & Walnuts (3)

Endive and Avocado Salad (2)

Fennel Salad (4)

French Potato Salad (1)

Fresh Corn Salad (1)

Green Salad Vinaigrette (4)

Green Salad with Creamy Mustard Vinaigrette (3)

Grilled Lemon Chicken Salad (1)

Grilled Salmon Salad (1)

Grilled Tuna Salad (5)

Guacamole Salad (5)

Heirloom Tomatoes with Blue Cheese Dressing (5)

Jon Snow’s fish salad (5)

Lobster Cobb Salad (3)

Montauk Seafood Salad (3)

Old-Fashioned Potato Salad (5)

Panzanella (2)

Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes (3)

Pesto pea Salad (5)

Provencal Potato Salad (1)

Roasted Shrimp & Orzo (5)

Salad with Warm Goat Cheese (2)

Shrimp Salad (2)

Smoked Salmon with Mesclun (2)

Sugar Snap Peas with Sesame (1)

Szechuan Noodles (1)

Tabbouleh (2)

Tomato Mozzarella & Basil (3)

Tomato Fennel Salad (2)

Tomato Feta Salad (5)

Vegetable Coleslaw (1)

Warm Duck Salad (5)

Warm Mushroom Salad (4)

Wheatberry Salad (3)

DINNER

Asian Grilled Salmon (2)

Baked Shrimp Scampi (6)

Baked Virginia Ham (1)

Baked Virginia Ham (2)

Barbecued Chicken with Barbecue Sauce (1)

Bay Scallops Gratin (6)

Blue Cheese Burgers (5)

Boeuf Bourguignon (4)

Brisket with Carrots and Onions (2)

California Pizzas (2)

Chicken Bouillabaisse (6)

Chicken Chili (2)

Chicken Piccata (5)

Chicken Stew with Biscuits (3)

Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic (4)

Chicken with Goat cheese & Basil (5)

Chicken with Morels (4)

Company Pot Roast (6)

Coq au Vin (6)

Cornish hens with cornbread stuffing (5)

Dinner Spanakopitas (6)

Easy Lobster Paella (5)

Easy Sole Meunière (6)

Eli’s Asian salmon (5)

Filet of Beef au Poivre (4)

Filet of Beef Bourguignon (1)

Filet of Beef with Gorgonzola Sauce (2)

French Bistro Steaks with Provençal Butter (6)

Grilled Herb Shrimp with Mango Salsa (2)

Grilled Leg of Lamb (2)

Grilled Tuna Niçoise Platter (1)

Herb-Marinated Loin of Pork (6)

Herb-Roasted Lamb (3)

Indonesian Ginger Chicken (1)

Indonesian Grilled Swordfish (6)

Kitchen Clambake (1)

Lasagna with Turkey Sausage (3)

Lemon Capellini with Caviar (1)

Lemon Chicken with Croutons (4)

Lemon Fusilli with Arugula (5)

Linguine with Shrimp Scampi (3)

Lobster Potpie (1)

Loin of Pork with Fennel (5)

Loin of Pork with Green Peppercorns (4)

Mac & Cheese (3)

Marinated Lamb Kebabs with Couscous (5)

Mustard-Roasted Fish (6)

Niman Ranch Burgers (6)

Oven-Fried Chicken (3)

Parker’s Beef Stew (6)

Parker’s Fish & Chips (3)

Parmesan Chicken (3)

Parmesan Chicken Sticks (3)

Pasta with Pecorino & Pepper (6)

Penne with Five Cheeses (3)

Perfect Roast Chicken (1)

Perfect Roast Turkey (2)

Portobello Mushroom Lasagna (5)

Prosciutto Roasted Bass with Autumn Vegetables (6)

Rack of Lamb (2)

Rack of Lamb Persillade (4)

Real Meatballs & Spaghetti (3)

Rib-Eye Steaks with Cornmeal Onion Rings (5)

Roast Capon (5)

Roast Duck (4)

Roast Lamb with White Beans (4)

Roast Loin of Pork with Fennel (2)

Roasted Striped Bass (4)

Roasted Turkey Roulade (6)

Saffron Risotto with Butternut Squash (3)

Salmon with Fennel (1)

Salmon with Lentils (4)

Scallops Provençal (4)

Scott’s Short Ribs (3)

Seafood Gratin (5)

Seared Tuna with Mango Chutney (5)

Soft-Shell Crab Sandwiches (6)

Spaghettoni Al Pesto (2)

Spring Green Risotto (6)

Steak with Béarnaise Sauce (4)

Stuffed Cabbage (5)

Summer Garden Pasta (5)

Sunday Rib Roast with Mustard Horseradish or Stilton Sauce (3)

Swordfish with Tomatoes and Capers (1)

Tagliarelle with Truffle Butter (6)

Tequila Lime Chicken (3)

Turkey Meat Loaf (1)

Tuscan Lemon Chicken (6)

Veal Chops with Roquefort Butter (4)

Vegetable Pot Pie (2)

Wild Mushroom Risotto (6)

VEGETABLES

Asparagus with Hollandaise (4)

Baked Potatoes with Yogurt & Sour Cream (6)

Baked Sweet Potato “Fries” (6)

Broccoli & Bow Ties (3)

Broccoli Rabe with Garlic (5)

Broccolini with Balsamic Vinegar (5)

Brussels Sprouts Lardons (4)

Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes (5)

Caramelized Butternut Squash (1)

Caramelized Shallots (4)

Cauliflower Gratin (4)

Celery Root & Apple Purée (6)

Chive Risotto Cakes (6)

Confetti Corn (6)

Cranberry Fruit Conserve (2)

Creamy Cheddar Grits (6)

Creamy Rosemary Polenta (5)

Fingerling Potatoes (1)

French String Beans (4)

Garlic & Herb Tomatoes (5)

Garlic Ciabatta Bread (6)

Garlic Mashed Potatoes (4)

Garlic Roasted Potatoes (2)

Garlic Sautéed Spinach (3)

Green Green Spring Vegetables (5)

Herbed Basmati Rice (5)

Herbed New Potatoes (4)

Herb-Roasted Onions (5)

Homemade Applesauce (1)

Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread (5)

Maple Baked Beans (5)

Maple-Roasted Butternut Squash (6)

Mashed Butternut Squash (3)

Mashed Potatoes & Gravy (3)

Mashed Yellow Turnips with Crispy Shallots (3)

Matchstick Potatoes (4)

Moroccan Couscous (4)

Mustard-Roasted Potatoes (5)

Noodle Kugel (2)

Orange Honey Glazed Carrots (5)

Orange Pecan Wild Rice (6)

Orzo with Roasted Vegetables (2)

Oven-Roasted Vegetables (6)

Pan-Roasted Root Vegetables (6)

Parmesan-Roasted Broccoli (6)

Parmesan Smashed Potatoes (1)

Parmesan-Roasted Cauliflower (5)

Pasta Pesto and Peas (2)

Popovers (2)

Potato Celery Root Purée (4)

Potato-Fennel Gratin (1)

Provencal Tomatoes (3)

Roasted Baby Pumpkins (1)

Roasted Beets (4)

Roasted Brussels Sprouts (1)

Roasted Carrots (1)

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes (2)

Roasted Fennel with Parmesan (1)

Roasted Parsnips & Carrots (6)

Roasted Tomatoes with Basil (6)

Roasted Vegetable Torte (1)

Roasted Winter Vegetables (3)

Rosemary Polenta (3)

Sagaponack Corn Pudding (3)

Sautéed Asparagus and Snap Peas (2)

Sautéed Cabbage (2)

Sautéed Carrots (3)

Sautéed Fresh Corn (2)

Sautéed Wild Mushrooms (4)

Smashed Sweet Potatoes with Apples (2)

Spinach Gratin (2)

Spinach Pie (1)

Stewed Tomatoes & Lentils (5)

String Beans with Shallots (3)

Tomato Rice Pilaf (4)

Vegetable Platter (1)

Vegetable Tian (4)

Wild Rice Pilaf (3)

Zucchini Gratin (4)

Zucchini Pancakes (5)

Zucchini with Parmesan (3)

DESSERT

Affogato Sundaes (6)

Apple Crostata (2)

Apple Dried Cherry Turnovers (6)

Baba au Rhum (4)

Beatty’s Chocolate Cake (5)

Birthday Sheet Cake (3)

Black & White Angel Food Cake (5)

Brownie Pudding (6)

Brownie Tart (4)

Caramel Chocolate Nut Ice Cream (2)

Caramel Pecan Sundaes (5)

Carrot Cake Cupcakes (2)

Chocolate Buttercream Cake (1)

Chocolate Chunk Cookies (2)

Chocolate Cupcakes & Peanut Butter Icing (5)

Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries (6)

Chocolate Ganache Cake (2)

Chocolate Mousse (3)

Chocolate Orange Mousse (4)

Chocolate Sorbet (5)

Chocolate Truffles (4)

Chocolate White Chocolate Chunk Cookies (2)

Coconut Cake (5)

Coconut Cupcakes (1)

Coconut Macaroons (3)

Coconut Madeleines (4)

Coeur a la Crème with Raspberries (4)

Country Dessert Platter (1)

Crème Brûlée (4)

Croissant Bread Pudding (1)

Deep-Dish Apple Pie (3)

Double Chocolate Pudding (2)

Elephant Ears (4)

Espresso Ice Cream (3)

Flag Cake (3)

French Apple Tart (6)

French Chocolate Bark (6)

Fresh Fruit Tart (1)

Fresh Lemon Mousse (6)

Fresh Raspberry Gratins (6)

Frozen Berries with Hot White Chocolate (5)

Frozen Key Lime Pie (3)

Fruit Juice Shapes (3)

Fruitcake Cookies (5)

“Linzer” Cookies (1)

Fruit Tarts (2)

Homemade Marshmallows (3)

Honey Vanilla Crème Fraiche (1)

Honey Vanilla Fromage Blanc (6)

Honey Vanilla Pound Cake (6)

Ice Cream Bombe (4)

Île Flottante (4)

Jam Thumbprint Cookies (3)

Lemon Angel Food Cake (3)

Lemon Bars (2)

Lemon Cake (2)

Lemon Meringue Tart (4)

Lemon Yogurt Cake (5)

Lime Curd (2)

Lime Curd Tart (1)

Mango Sorbet (4)

Meringues Chantilly (4)

Mixed Berry Pavlova (5)

Old-Fashioned Apple Crisp (2)

Old-Fashioned Gingerbread (6)

Orange Chocolate Chunk Cake (2)

Orange Pound Cake (3)

Outrageous Brownies (1)

Oven-Roasted Fruit (2)

Pain Perdu (4)

Panna Cotta with Balsamic Strawberries (5)

Pastry Cream (1)

Peach & Blueberry Crumbles (5)

Peach and Raspberry Crisp (1)

Peach Raspberry Shortcakes (2)

Peaches in Sauternes (4)

Peanut Butter & Jelly bars (5)

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies (2)

Pear Clafouti (4)

Pear, Apple & Cranberry Crisp (5)

Pears, English Stilton and Port (2)

Pecan Shortbread (1)

Pecan Squares (1)

Perfect Poached Fruit (2)

Plum Cake Tatin (4)

Plum Crunch (6)

Plum Raspberry Crumble (4)

Plum Tart (2)

Profiteroles (4)

Pumpkin Banana Mousse Tart (3)

Pumpkin Mousse Parfait (5)

Pumpkin Roulade with Ginger Buttercream (6)

Raisin Pecan Oatmeal Cookies (6)

Raspberry Cheesecake (3)

Raspberry Orange Trifle (3)

Raspberry Tart (1)

Rugelach (2)

Rum Raisin Rice Pudding (3)

Shortbread cookies with Dragées (2)

Shortbread Hearts (1)

Stewed Berries & Ice Cream (3)

Strawberry Country Cake (2)

Strawberry Tarts (4)

Summer Fruit Crostata (5)

Summer Pudding with Rum Whipped Cream (3)

Tiramisu (3)

Toasted Coconut Marshmallows (3)

Ultimate Ginger Cookie (5)

Vanilla Armagnac Ice Cream (2)

Vanilla Extract (1)

BREAKFAST

Anna’s Orange Marmalade (5)

Bagels with Smoked Salmon & Whitefish Salad (6)

Baked Blintzes with Fresh Blueberry Sauce (6)

Banana Crunch Muffins (1)

Banana Sour Cream Pancakes (3)

Blueberry Coffee Cake Muffins (3)

Blueberry Crumb Cake (5)

Blueberry Streusel Muffins (6)

Breakfast Fruit Crunch (5)

Buttermilk Cheddar Biscuits (6)

Challah French Toast (3)

Cheddar-Dill Scones (1)

Chive Biscuits (3)

Chunky Banana Bran Muffins (5)

Cinnamon Honey Butter (2)

Country French Omelet (6)

Cranberry Harvest Muffins (1)

Cranberry Orange Scones (5)

Date Nut Spice Bread (6)

Easy Cheese Danish (5)

Easy Sticky Buns (6)

Easy Strawberry Jam (6)

Fresh Fruit Platter (1)

Fresh Fruit with Honey Vanilla Yogurt (3)

Fresh Peach Bellinis (5)

Fruit Salad with Limoncello (6)

Garlic & Herb Cream Cheese (3)

Hashed Browns (3)

Homemade Granola (1)

Homemade Granola Bars (6)

Homemade Muesli with Red Berries (6)

Hot Chocolate (1)

Irish Soda Bread (5)

Maple-Oatmeal Scones (1)

Maple-Roasted Bacon (5)

Omelet for two (5)

Orange Yogurt (1)

Potato Basil Frittata (3)

Raspberry Butter (2)

Raspberry Corn Muffins (1)

Roasted Asparagus with Scrambled Eggs (2)

Scallion Cream Cheese (3)

Scrambled Eggs & Salmon (5)

Slow-Cooked Scrambled Eggs Three Ways (3)

Smoked Salmon Frittata (3)

Sour Cream Coffee Cake (2)

Spicy Bloody Marys (5)

Strawberry Scones (1)

Sunday Morning Oatmeal (5)

Sunrise Smoothies (6)

The Perfect Cup of Coffee (1)

Tri-Berry Muffins (5)

Tri-Berry Oven Pancakes (6)

Vegetable Cream Cheese (3)

White Hot Chocolate (1)

(1) The Barefoot Contessa Cookbook 1999 Clarkson Potter/Publisher

(2) Barefoot Contessa Parties! 2001 Clarkson Potter/Publisher

(3) Barefoot Contessa Family Style 2002 Clarkson Potter/Publisher

(4) Barefoot in Paris 2004 Clarkson Potter/Publisher

(5) Barefoot Contessa at Home 2006 Clarkson Potter/Publisher

(6) Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics 2008 Clarkson Potter/Publisher Addendum: The index from Barefoot Contessa:  How Easy Is That?

BAREFOOT CONTESSA HOW EASY IS THAT?
COCKTAILS

Watermelon Mojitos, 26

Roasted Figs & Prosciutto, 28

Chunky Blue Cheese & Yogurt Dip, 31

Truffled Popcorn, 32

Chipotle & Rosemary Roasted Nuts, 35

Pink Grapefruit Margaritas, 37

Roasted Eggplant Caponata, 38

Smoked Salmon Deviled Eggs, 40

Stilton & Walnut Crackers, 43

Grilled Bread with Prosciutto, 44

Crostini with Tuna Tapenade,47

Savory Coeur a la Crème, 48

STARTERS

Onion & Fennel Soup Gratin, 57

Rich Beef Barley Soup, 58

French Mussel Bisque, 60

Celery & Parmesan Salad, 62

Watermelon & Arugula Salad, 64

Roasted Artichoke Hearts, 66

Buttermilk Ranch Dressing with Bibb Lettuce, 69

Soppressata & Cheese in Puff Pastry, 70

Herbed Ricotta Bruschettas, 73

Fresh Salmon Tartare, 77

Foie Gras with Roasted Apples, 78

Mussels & Basil Bread Crumbs, 80

LUNCH

Greek Panzanella, 89

Roasted Vegetable Frittata, 90

Roasted Shrimp Salad, 93

Lobster & Shells, 94

Baked Fontina, 97

Tuna & Hummus Sandwiches, 98

Middle Eastern Vegetable Salad, 101

Ultimate Grilled Cheese, 102

Mustard Chicken Salad, 104

Snap Peas with Pancetta & Pecorino, 106

French String Bean Salad, 108

Wild Rice Salad, 110

Tarragon Potato Salad, 112

DINNER

Lemon Chicken Breast, 121

Jeffrey’s Roast Chicken, 122

Chicken with Shallots, 124

Herb-Roasted Turkey Breast, 127

Roast Turkey with Truffle Butter, 128

Greek Lamb with Yogurt Mint Sauce, 131

Easy Provencal Lamb, 134

Bangers & Mustard Mash, 136

Steakhouse Steaks, 138

Sliders, 141

Grilled Steak & Arugula, 143

Balsamic Roasted Beef, 144

Roasted Shrimp with Feta, 146

Roasted Salmon with Green Herbs, 149

Caesar-Roasted Swordfish, 150

Panko-Crusted Salmon, 152

Weeknight Bolognese, 154

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio, 157

Spicy Turkey Meatballs & Spaghetti, 158

Easy Parmesan “Risotto”, 160

VEGETABLES

Roasted Summer Vegetables, 169

Scalloped Tomatoes, 170

Garlic-Roasted Cauliflower, 173

Flat Beans with Pecorino, 174

Roasted Butternut Squash, 177

Tomatoes Roasted with Pesto, 179

Creamy Parmesan Polenta, 182

Sausage-Stuffed Mushrooms, 184

Rich Celery Root Puree, 187

Potato Basil Puree, 188

Warm French Lentils, 191

Roasted Pear & Apple Sauce, 192

Couscous with Toasted Pine Nuts, 195

Tuscan White Beans, 196

DESSERTS

French Toast Bread Pudding, 18

Easy Cranberry & Apple Cake, 205

Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake, 206

Roasted Figs with Caramel Sauce, 208

Chocolate Pudding Cream Tart, 210

Eton Mess, 212

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp, 214

Fresh Peach Cake, 216

Italian Plum Tart, 217

Red Velvet Cupcakes, 218

Rum Raisin Tiramisu, 220

Old-Fashioned Banana Cake, 222

Strawberry Shortcakes, Deconstructed, 224

Ultimate Peach Ice Cream, 226

Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies, 228

New York Egg Cream, 230

Fleur de Sel Caramels, 232

White Chocolate Bark, 235

Barefoot Contessa Foolproof

DINNER

Accidental Turkey, 120

Amelia’s Jambalaya, 161

Chicken with Wild Mushrooms, 118

Crispy Mustard-Roasted Chicken, 117

Foolproof Ribs with Barbecue Sauce, 141

Four-Hour Lamb with French Flageolets, 138

Lamb Shanks & Orzo, 134

Lobster Mac & Cheese, 155

Mustard-Marinated Flank Steak, 126

Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe & Sausage, 152

Osso Buco, 144

Penne alla Vecchia Bettola, 158

Roasted Sausages & Grapes, 137

Salmon & Melting Cherry Tomatoes, 150

Seared Scallops & Potato Celery Root Puree, 146

1770 House Meatloaf, 129

Sicilian Grilled Swordfish, 149

Slow-Roasted Filet of Beef with Basil Parmesan Mayonnaise, 122

Straw & Hay with Gorgonzola, 156

Veal Chops with Caramelized Shallots, 132

VEGETABLES

Balsamic-Roasted Brussels Sprouts, 196

Brown Rice & Wheatberries, 191

Couscous with Peas & Mint, 182

Crispy English Potatoes, 185

Crispy Roasted Kale, 174

Crusty Basmati Rice, 195

French Flageolet Beans, 192

Green Beans Gremolata, 169

Mushroom & Leek Bread Pudding, 188

Orange-Braised Carrots & Parsnips, 170

Parmesan Fennel Gratin, 176

Provencal Cherry Tomato Gratin, 173

Spinach with Feta & Pine Nuts, 181

Sweet Potato Puree, 178

Truffled Mashed Potatoes, 187

DESSERT

Carrot Cake with Ginger Mascarpone Frosting, 213

Chocolate Cassis Cake, 205

Chocolate Chunk Blondies, 233

Cinnamon Baked Doughnuts, 252

German Chocolate Cupcakes, 227

Maple Pecan Pie, 247

Mexican Hot Chocolate, 251

Orange French Lace Cookies, 236

Pecan Sandies, 219

Perfect Pie Crust, 244

Perfect Pound Cake, 208

Prunes in Armagnac, 238

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Maple Frosting, 223

Raspberry Crumble Bars, 210

Rum Raisin Truffles, 248

Salted Caramel Brownies, 216

Stewed Rhubarb & Red Berries, 235

Sticky Toffee Date Cake with Bourbon Glaze, 220

Ultimate Pumpkin Pie with Rum Whipped Cream, 241

Viennese Iced Coffee, 254

(Missing from index:  Chocolate Peanut Butter Globs)

COCKTAILS

Caramelized Bacon, 31

Chili Tortilla Chips, 45

Crab Strudels, 34

Dukes Cosmopolitan, 27

Jalapeno Cheddar Crackers, 37

Mustard & Gruyere Batons, 28

Parmesan Crisps, 41

Rossinis, 39

Sidecars with Dried Cherries, 32

Thyme-Roasted Marcona Almonds, 46

Tuscan Mashed Chickpeas, 42

STARTERS

Easy Gazpacho & Goat Cheese Croutons, 64

Easy Tomato Soup & Grilled Cheese Croutons, 56

Easy Tzatziki with Feta, 76

Endive, Orange & Roquefort Salad, 69

Fig & Fennel Caponata, 75

Homemade Chicken Stock, 62

Marinated Artichoke Hearts, 72

Mussels with Saffron Mayonnaise, 71

Spanish Pea Soup with Crispy Ham, 61

Tomato Crostini with Whipped Feta, 66

Winter Minestrone & Garlic Bruschetta, 53

LUNCH

Balsamic Roasted Beet Salad, 102

Fennel & Garlic Shrimp, 93

Hot Smoked Salmon, 83

Israeli Couscous & Tuna Salad, 101

Italian Seafood Salad, 87

Lobster & Potato Salad, 98

Lobster Corn Fritters, 90

Roasted Asparagus & Prosciutto, 104

Salmon & Guacamole Sandwiches, 95

White Bean & Arugula Salad, 108

BAREFOOT CONTESSA MAKE IT AHEAD
APPETIZERS

Greek Mezze Platter with Thyme Roasted Red Peppers, 35 Marinated Herbed Feta, 36

Parmesan Kale Chips, 28

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, 30

Truffled Chicken Liver Mousse, 32

Garlic Toasts , 57

Easy Tzatziki, 122

Sriracha Rouille , 138

Whipped Feta, 156

SOUPS

Cauliflower & Celery Root Soup, 54

Wild Mushroom & Farro Soup, 52

Zucchini Basil Soup, 47

Homemade Chicken Stock, 62

Homemade Croutons , 56

SALADS

Caesar Salad with Blue Cheese & Bacon, 43

Warm Fig & Arugula Salad, 50

Arugula Salad , 96

DINNER

Easy Coquilles Saint Jacques, 133

French Chicken Pot Pies, 98

Garlic & Herb Roasted Shrimp, 140

Grilled New York Strip Steaks, 118

Herbed Pork Tenderloins with Apple Chutney, 109

Herb-Roasted Fish, 131

Make-Ahead Roast Turkey, 101

Make-Ahead Turkey Gravy with Onions and Sage, 103 Moroccan Lamb Tagine, 111

Pastitsio, 124

Provencal Fish Stew with Sriracha Rouille, 137

Roast Chicken with Bread & Arugula Salad, 95

Roasted Vegetable Lasagna, 127

Rosemary Rack of Lamb with Easy Tzatziki, 120

Slow-Roasted Spiced Pork, 106

Summer Filet of Beef with Bearnaise Mayonnaise, 115 

VEGETABLES

Asparagus & Prosciutto Bundles , 148

Baked Farro & Butternut Squash, 173

Baked Polenta with Mushrooms & Blue Cheese , 174

Braised Red Cabbage with Pancetta , 162

Carrot & Cauliflower Puree , 169

Crusty Baked Potatoes with Whipped Feta , 154

Gingered Basmati Rice, 164

Leek & Artichoke Bread Pudding , 0

Make-Ahead Goat Cheese Mashed Potatoes , 157

Parmesan Chive Smashed Potatoes , 177

Pear & Parsnip Gratin, 177

Peas & Pancetta , 158

Roasted Baby Bok Choy , 153

Roasted Cauliflower Snowflakes , 170

Spinach & Ricotta Noodle Pudding , 0

Stuffed Zucchini, 175

Summer Vegetable Couscous , 167

Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes, 180

Steamed Couscous , 112

DESSERT

Chocolate Cake with Mocha Frosting , 199

Coffee Granita , 191

Dark Chocolate Terrine with Orange Sauce , 209

Decadent (Gluten-Free!) Chocolate Cake , 212

English Chocolate Crisps , 232

Fresh Apple Spice Cake , 195

Fresh Blueberry Pie, 195

Ginger Shortbread, 230

Lemon Ginger Molasses Cake , 222

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake , 219

Make-Ahead Whipped Cream, 197

Make-Ahead Zabaglione with Amaretti, 225

Salted Caramel Nuts, 229

Salty Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies , 192

Skillet Brownies , 188

Tres Leches Cake with Berries , 215

Tri-Berry Crumbles , 202

Vanilla Semifreddo with Raspberry Sauce , 227

Mocha Frosting , 200

Perfect Pie Crusts , 206

Orange Sauce , 211

Fresh Raspberry Sauce, 228

BREAKFAST

Blueberry Bran Muffins , 256

Breakfast Ricotta with Berries & Maple Syrup, 240

Chocolate Banana Crumb Cake , 261

Make-Ahead Salt & Pepper Biscuits, 255

Maple Vanilla Cream of Wheat, 244

Mini Italian Frittatas , 252

Overnight Belgian Waffles, 248

Raspberry Baked French Toast, 258

Sour Cream Corn Bread, 239

Strawberry Rhubarb Compote with Greek Yogurt, 250

Homemade Ricotta, 243

COCKTAILS

Cranberry Martinis, 27

Jalapeno Margaritas, 26

Summer Rose Sangria, 24

STARTERS

Bruschettas with Sauteed Chard, 61

Spanish Tapas Peppers, 49

Tomatoes & Burrata, 58

LUNCH

Crunchy Iceberg Salad with Creamy Blue Cheese, 68

French Green Bean Salad with Warm Goat Cheese, 72

Ham & Leek Empanadas, 70

Quinoa Tabbouleh with Feta, 74

Summer Paella Salad, 80

Tomato Mozzarella Pan Bagnat, 82

Winter Slaw, 77

Zucchini & Goat Cheese Tart, 85

MISCELLANEOUS

Whole Wheat Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits, 18

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DRINKS

Aperol Spritzer, 22

Dark Rum Southsides, 35

French 75, 32

Limoncello Vodka Collins, 27

APPETIZERS

Butternut Squash & Ricotta Bruschettas, 57

Butternut Squash Hummus, 36

English Oat Crackers, 189

Fig & Goat Cheese Bruschettas, 171

Fried Oysters with Lemon Saffron Aioli, 30

Herbed Fromage Blanc, 41

Herbed Goat Cheese, 178

Parmesan & Chipotle Popcorn, 38

Perfect Potato Pancakes, 25

Port Wine Prunes with Stilton & Walnuts, 180

Smoked Salmon Pizzas, 28

Spiced Pecans, 168

Warm Vacherin, 190

SOUPS

“16 Bean” Pasta e Fagioli, 70

Asparagus & Fennel Soup, 66

SALADS

Arugula with Prosciutto & Burrata, 54

Fiesta Corn & Avocado Salad, 76

Kale Salad with Pancetta & Pecorino, 48

Lentil & Kielbasa Salad, 64

Maple-Roasted Carrot Salad, 46

Tarragon Shrimp Salad, 82

Tomato Carpaccio, 52

SANDWICHES

Camembert & Prosciutto Tartines, 51

Spicy Sweet Potato Empanadas, 72

DINNER

Anna’s Tomato Tart, 79

Brisket with Onions & Leeks, 96

Cider-Roasted Pork Tenderloins with Roasted Plum Chutney, 106

Crusty Baked Shells & Cauliflower, 126

Filet Mignon with Mustard & Mushrooms, 104

Fish & Lobster Cakes, 121

Lamb Stew with Spring Vegetables, 99

Moroccan Grilled Lamb Chops, 108

Orecchiette with Farm Stand Pasta Sauce, 112

Perfect Poached Lobster & Corn with Tarragon Butter, 117

Rigatoni with Sausage & Fennel, 114

Roast Chicken with Radishes, 93

Roasted Italian Meatballs, 110

Roasted Ratatouille with Polenta, 128

Roasted Salmon Tacos, 118

Roasted Vegetable Paella, 101

Shrimp & Swordfish Curry, 124

Skillet-Roasted Lemon Chicken, 90

Zucchini & Leek Frittata, 75

SIDES

Artichokes with Lemon Tarragon Aioli, 61

Chipotle Smashed Sweet Potatoes, 154

Couscous with Pine Nuts & Mint, 144

Creamy Parmesan Polenta, 140

Fresh Corn Pancakes, 150

Herb & Apple Bread Pudding, 152

Italian White Beans & Escarole, 148

Kasha Varnishkes with Wild Mushrooms, 147

Parmesan Roasted Zucchini, 134

Roasted Broccolini, 162

Roasted Plum Chutney, 176

Roasted Vine Tomatoes, 137

Root Vegetable Gratin, 138

Sauteed Shredded Brussels Sprouts, 160

Spaghetti Squash with Garlic & Parmesan, 158

Tsimmes, 157

Tuscan Roasted Potatoes & Lemon, 143

DESSERT

Apple Pie Bars, 214

Bourbon Honey Cake, 210

Cherry Pistachio Biscotti, 182

Chocolate Crème Brûlée, 231

Devil’s Food Cake with Coffee Meringue Buttercream, 225

Fresh Peach Cobbler, 235

Frozen Hot Chocolate, 240

Frozen Mocha Mousse, 218

Limoncello Ricotta Cheesecake, 232

Pecan Rum Raisin Ice Cream, 228

Prune Armagnac Clafouti, 222

Pumpkin Flan with Maple Caramel, 201

Raspberry Rhubarb Crostata, 205

Raspberry Roasted Applesauce, 220

Sparkling Grapefruit Granita, 217

Spicy Hermit Bars, 238

Vanilla Cream Cheese Pound Cake, 208

Vanilla Rum Panna Cotta with Salted Caramel, 198

BREADS

Challah with Saffron, 173

Irish Guinness Brown Bread, 186

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