Everyday Italian

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Pancetta Turkey Meatloaf

Giada gives an Italian twist to a classic American comfort food: meatloaf.

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About the Show

Italians are masters at transforming simple, everyday ingredients into dishes that are quick, healthy and satisfying. In Everyday Italian, Chef Giada De Laurentiis shares updated versions of the homey recipes she grew up with in her Italian family. She'll show you easy dishes that are perfect for every occasion: a weeknight meal, entertaining a crowd or a cozy dinner for two. Buon appetito!

About the Host

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.

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All Everyday Italian Recipes

Pork Chops with Fennel and Caper Sauce

Basic Polenta

Fried Zucchini

Pizza Pockets


Grilled Lamb Chops

Lasagna Rolls

Antipasti Platter

Fried Calamari

Parmesan Crisps

Veal Milanese

Mascarpone Cheesecake with Almond Crust

Chicken Saltimbocca

White Bean Dip with Pita Chips

Penne with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Pork Milanese

Penne with Vodka Sauce

Arancini di Riso

Gianduja Bars

Toasted Ciabatta with Balsamic Syrup

Rigatoni with Red Pepper, Almonds, and Bread Crumbs

Chili Oil

Orange Segments with Berries and Balsamic Cream

Chocolate Espresso Cups

Wicked Hot Chocolate Mousse

Biscotti-Gelato Sandwiches and Espresso

Raspberry Pound Cake with Vin Santo Cream