Easy Cheats: 20 Foods to Have On-Hand for Entertaining

Don't get caught empty handed when last-minute guests pop by -- check out these quick and easy ideas to wow them (21 Photos)

Cricket Azima on Nov 13, 2013 at 12:15PM

chime in now
  • 1 of 21

Easy Cheats: 20 Foods to Have On-Hand for Entertaining

Ghazalle Badiozamani Photography

    Loading slides...

Pizza Dough

Take the burden off yourself and put the guests to work! Frozen pizza dough can be the foundation to a fun and delicious evening. Roll out the dough, spread on jarred sauce and sprinkle with cheese and favorite toppings. Mix things up and use pesto instead of tomato sauce. Stop at the store and grab convenient toppings such as pepperoni, rotisserie chicken, sliced mushrooms or frozen broccoli.

Connect with Us
Follow Our Pins

Yummy recipes, DIY projects, home decor, fashion and more curated by iVillage staffers.

Follow Our Tweets

The very dirty truth about fashion internships... DUN DUN @srslytheshow http://t.co/wfewf

On Instagram

Behind-the-scenes pics from iVillage.

Best of the Web