With book clubs reuniting and back-to-school nights on the way, potluck season is in full bloom. My perfect recipe for a potluck dish? One that's fairly easy to make, simple to transport, packed full of flavor everyone will enjoy, with little to no cleanup necessary! Instead of scrambling to figure out what you should create before the big night, take a tip from these 10 picture-perfect dishes that everyone will enjoy.
I threw together these supersimple Greek salad bites  for a potluck last week. As soon as they hit the table, they were gobbled up!
East meets west in Giada de Laurentiis' edamame and pecorino salad . This nontraditional bean salad is a crowd-pleasing choice.
The Barefoot Contessa's sun-dried tomato pasta salad  is always a big hit.
Try your hand at Spanish fare with these yummy baked patatas bravas . I'd love to take one for a dip in that tomato- and chile-based sauce.
This fast and easy zucchini salad  is a great make-ahead dish. After a few hours, the flavors come together beautifully.
Another one of my favorite Fall recipes is the Barefoot Contessa's portobello mushroom lasagna . It's cheesy, creamy, and in a word, divine.
Mac and Cheese
Try a grown-up twist on macaroni and cheese with this recipe for sharp cheddar macaroni with sautéed leeks .
This recipe for German potato salad  is a great addition to any potluck meal.
A delicious tart that transports easily would be a great treat. Try something a little different with a tasty fig tart with orange blossom custard .
Can you ever go wrong with some rich, fudgy brownies ? The classic dessert is always a perfect end to meal.