Hitz on Hosting

Alex Hitz, bon vivant and host extraordinaire, is renowned for his dinner parties at which he entertains the A-list and beau monde. In his newest book, The Art of the Host: Recipes and Rules for Flawless Entertaining (Rizzoli, Sept. 2019), he draws upon his experiences, while reminiscing about celebrations past, to offer his guidance, rules, and recipes—everything one needs to be a successful host. Conceived as complete menus for a dozen occasions as varied as “the absolutely perfect every time Thanksgiving” to “the quintessential summer dinner,” the more than 100 recipes, with foolproof instructions, set you on the path for planning the perfect dinner party or decadent intimate evening in.

All images courtesy of The Art of the Host: Recipes and Rules for Flawless Entertaining
(Rizzoli, Sept. 2019)