We are ambushed with recipes on a daily basis - food shows dominate early evening TV, celebrity chefs pop-up with new cookbooks and there's no recipe that can't be found at the click of a mouse.
But how many meals do you really know how to make?
You know, those recipes you have up your sleeve that are second nature; no cookbook required. Meals that you just know you can nail, that will impress the audience and give you stress-free brownie points every time.
Here is our list of the top five meals you need to master for true dinner party confidence...
Which recipes have you mastered?
BAILEYS COCOA BLOSSOM COCKTAIL RECIPE
MARCO PIERRE WHITE RECIPE: JAMAICAN GOAT CURRY
EASTER RECIPE: CHOCOLATE SNOWDROP CAKE