Hollywood Holidays -- Entertaining

Star-Loved Holiday Recipes!

Molly Sims, Carla Hall, the Deen brothers and other celebs share their favorite festive dishes

DAVID STARK'S LEMON-HERB ROASTED CHICKEN

Get the Recipe!: Lemon-Herb Roasted Chicken

The celebrity party planner, whose A-lists clients include Beyoncé and Ali Larter, is big on hosting fuss-free affairs that require minimal cooking and little stress. "The best thing about this party is that the prep work is simply shopping and placing," says Stark, who suggests keeping the main course simple, like offering a store-bought or homemade roast chicken.

The Basics
Whole Chicken
Lemon
Olive oil
Thyme, oregano, rosemary or sage leaves