Celebrate Oscar® Gold: 15 Award-Worthy Recipes!

Celebrate Oscar® Gold: 15 Award-Worthy Recipes!

With Oscar Night just around the corner, it's time to prep your party menus. We haven't forgotten about the champagne toast and 'gold'-flecked dessert, either! We have the party covered, from cocktails and appetizers to entrees and desserts that are sure to make your party revelers applaud. We even have a classic martini in honor of Old Hollywood and a Hawaiian dish that celebrates the film The Descendants. Keep reading for more movie-themed tastiness and check out the Academy Awards later this month!

MARTINI Rosato Royale: Sip on the MARTINI Rosato Royale, a light and refreshing cocktail with a suave mix of MARTINI Rosato and MARTINI Sparkling Rose to enhance the night.

Classic Dry Martini
: Very Old Hollywood and perfect for any classy shindig!

Kiwi Pearl Champagne
:
For a little class in a glass, serve your quests a sparkly cocktail that will 'WOW' any crowd!

Scallops Wrapped in Bacon:
This is a fancy appetizer that is not only impressive to look at, but also has a mouth-watering taste.

Gourmet Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms: This appetizer looks like it came from any number of hot celeb spots!

Prosciutto Wrapped Melon Balls
:
Balls of honeydew melon are wrapped in prosciutto and fresh mint to make a fancy appetizer with few ingredients.

Halibut Filets Braised with Ginger, Garlic and Wine
:
This is an elegant way to serve halibut. The garlic and wine sauce combination is wonderful.

Gourmet Balsamic-Glazed Pork Tenderloin: This is a perfect dish to serve to a small group viewing the Oscar telecast.

Hawaiian Crunch Macaroni Salad:
Celebrate the movie The Desendants, set in Hawaii, with this bright salad. This macaroni recipe is the winner of the Recipe4Living Picnic Potluck Contest! A creamy tart and sweet dressing holds together macaroni, peppers, onion, and crushed pineapple. Yum!

Russ's Best Fried Chicken: Although this recipe comes from Russ, you can make this delcicious chicken in honor of The Help's character Minny (who is also famous for her recipe).

Escargots in Cream Sauce: Are you brave enough to try snails? Celebrate The film The Artist with this quintessential French dish.

Steak au Poivre: Also in the spirit of The Artist, sample this
sautéed steak dish topped with a heavenly brandy-cream sauce.

Award-Winning Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies: Instant pudding mix is the secret ingredient to these super-soft cookies.

Gold Rush Brownies:
Bits of graham crackers add a sweet texture to these brownies. (And they look like flecks of gold!)

Gold Nugget Butterscotch Bars: The crispy crust makes these 'gold nugget' bars irresistible!

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