It's the best family-style meal ever.

By F&W Editors
Updated May 23, 2017

Hot pot is the ultimate family-style dinner, an interactive Asian-style feast of broth and dippable ingredients like vegetables, noodles and quick-cooking meats. And it’s perfect for winter nights, when you want something hearty and warming. Watch this video from the 2015 Food & Wine Classic in Aspen to see how chef Andrew Zimmern makes both Japanese-style shabu-shabu and spicy Szechuan hot pot.