Instead of winging your way to Nevada, whip up some of these decadent, delicious recipes. Remember, the house--that is, your house--always wins. (Serves 4-8)

Gold Nugget Burger

Gold-Dusted White Chocolate Popcorn
Ultra-Rich Molten Chocolate
Emerald Mint Martini
Aztec Gold
Rich Chocolate Soufflé Cakes with Crème Anglaise
Credit: Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Melanie J. Clarke

Every year, Las Vegas lures thousands of gambling hopefuls and soon-to-be-newlyweds to its glitzy high-rise casinos and 24-hour wedding chapels. But you don't have to be checking out the all-you-can-eat casino buffets to eat great food, Vegas-style. This menu features our richest recipes, from the Gold Nugget Burger to the Emerald Mint Martini.