Giada's Best-Ever Recipes

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Chicken Piccata

Chef Giada De Laurentiis prepares a luscious lemony chicken piccata.

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

Baked Lemon Ziti

Pizza Pockets

Tomato, Mozzarella and Basil Bruschetta

Osso Buco

Quick and Spicy Tomato Soup

Italian Martini

Penne with Spinach Sauce

Lasagna Rolls

White Bean Dip with Pita Chips

Grilled Lamb Chops

Classic Italian Lasagna


Fried Calamari

Mushroom Risotto with Peas

Grilled Swordfish with Lemon, Mint and Basil


Mascarpone Cheesecake with Almond Crust

Pasta Primavera

Roasted Fennel with Parmesan

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Italian Vichyssoise

Short Ribs with Tagliatelle

Panettone Bread Pudding with Amaretto Sauce

Marinara Sauce

Baked Ziti with Meatballs

Simple Bolognese

Baked Rigatoni with Bechamel Sauce