The easiest route is to order-in.
A large pizza with your favorite toppings and a green salad will do nicely. Getting one from Dominos is ok. From Pizzeria Mozza in West Hollywood or Milo + Olive in Santa Monica would be even better.
On the other hand, you could put in the time to prepare an elegant dinner party, served in front of the television.
During the opening monologue and the first awards, we'll have a homemade tapenade with butter-olive oil fried lavash crisps as an appetizer.
spaghetti with farmers market vegetables.
chocolates I've been making (and devouring at an alarming rate).
Better quality olives produce a better tasting tapenade. Use whatever olives you enjoy. Green, black or red. The choice is yours.
Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
The uncooked squares can be stored for several hours in the refrigerator in sealed plastic bags.
As you fry the crisps, add more butter and olive oil as needed.