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

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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

Spaghetti with Asparagus, Smoked Mozzarella and Prosciutto

Classic Italian Turkey Meatballs

Fried and Stuffed Rice Balls (Arancini di Riso)

Chocolate Dessert Salami

Beef and Cannellini Bean Minestrone

Chocolate-Hazelnut Gelato

Baked Penne with Roasted Vegetables

Spicy Linguine with Clams and Mussels

Chili Oil


Lemon Spaghetti with Shrimp

Parmesan Crisps

Penne with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Chicken Tetrazzini

Fried Ravioli

Orecchiette with Mini Chicken Meatballs

Fried Zucchini

Chicken Piccata

Branzino with Puttanesca

Italian Wedding Soup

Mascarpone Cheesecake with Almond Crust

Meatballs a la Pizzaiola


Chicken Cacciatore

Escarole and Bean Soup

Lemony Shrimp and Risotto