Giada's Extras

The New Italian Language

Master Italian food terms with Giada's gallery.

A Guide to Pronunciation

Living la Dolce Vita

In the ultimate escape, Giada headed to Italy for adventure.

Go On Set

Did You Know That?

Learn what candy she always has on hand, plus more trivia.

5 Surprising Facts

Can't-Miss Bloopers 10 Videos

Watch outtakes of Giada's time as a Cutthroat judge.

Hilarious Highlights

Inside Giada's Trailer 13 Videos

Take a look at Giada's home away from home while on set.

Take a Tour

Giada De Laurentiis

Giada never has a dull moment, between sharing Italian-style recipes on Giada at Home and serving as a Food Network Star mentor and judge.

Most Popular Recipes

All Recipes by Giada De Laurentiis

Classic Italian Turkey Meatballs


Chicken Piccata

Lemony Shrimp and Risotto

Parmesan-Crusted Pork Chops

Parmesan Crisps

Beef and Cannellini Bean Minestrone

Cranberry Granita

Baked Penne with Roasted Vegetables

Chicken Piccata

Basic Polenta

Simple Bolognese

Chicken Tetrazzini

Spaghetti with Clams

Chicken Cacciatore

Chili Oil

Chocolate-Hazelnut Gelato

Marinara Sauce

Italian Wedding Soup

Osso Buco

Lemon Spaghetti

Spaghetti with Asparagus, Smoked Mozzarella and Prosciutto

Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze


Pasta Primavera

Veal Marsala

Crab and Ricotta Cannelloni