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Giada's Pea Pesto Crostini

Giada tops crostini with cherry tomatoes and a pesto made of sweet peas.

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Eggplant Parmesan Meatloaf

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Winter Minestrone

Penne with Braised Short Ribs

Turkey Meatloaf with Feta and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Grilled Seafood Pasta Fra Diavolo

Beef and Cannellini Bean Minestrone

Blueberry-Banana Bread

Penne with Shrimp and Herbed Cream Sauce

Israeli Couscous Salad with Smoked Paprika

Poached Pears in Honey, Ginger and Cinnamon Syrup

Sticky Baked Chicken Wings

Stracotto (Pot Roast) with Porcini Mushrooms

Shrimp and Sausage Cioppino

Garlic-Roasted Chicken and Root Vegetables

Cheesy Polenta

Turkey, Kale and Brown Rice Soup

Lemony Shrimp and Risotto

Panettone French Toast

Sweet and Sticky Pork Ribs

Fresh Pasta

Filet Mignon with Rosemary and Mushroom Gravy

Chocolate-Avocado Mousse

Roasted Pork Loin

Lobster Tails with Clarified Butter

California Turkey Chili

Grilled Salmon and Pineapple with Avocado Dressing

Season 2, Episode 39

Cooking School Made Easy

Giada makes three of her favorite recipes that she learned as a student at Cordon Bleu in Paris. While at Cordon Bleu, Giada and her fellow students had to do everything by hand ... no mixing tools or short-cuts. In this episode, Giada simplifies the recipes for the home chef, whipping up three French inspired desserts: Chocolate and Cheese Danish, Lemon Pavlovas with Berries and Honey-Almond Madeleines.

Friday
Mar 10
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 27

Garden Variety

Giada De Laurentiis makes four recipes based on ingredients pulled from the herbs she grows at home including a fun cocktail and a few wonderfully scented desserts.

Friday
Apr 7
10am | 9c
Season 7, Episode 6

Ciao Chow!

Giada De Laurentiis creates four Italian small plates and serves them Dim Sum-style to her girlfriends. The menu features Jade's BBP, Hazelnut Brittle, Crispy Fig and Gorgonzola Ravioli and Breakfast PLTs.

Friday
Apr 21
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 25

Nonna Luna's Recipe Diary

Giada De Laurentiis's grandmother kept a recipe journal that contains family recipes and De Laurentiis cooking secrets, written in her own hand. Giada and her aunt Raffy spend an afternoon in the kitchen re-creating some of these amazing family dishes, like CApellini al Forno, Spaghetti al Melone and Broiled Halibut With Bechamel Sauce.

Friday
May 12
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 6, Episode 22

Lunch with Mom

Giada prepares a special Mother's Day lunch for her sister and their kids. The festive menu includes Strawberry Tomato Jam Crostini, Prosciutto and Cucumber Crostini With Arugula Mustard and Fusilli With Sundried Tomato Vinaigrette.

Saturday
May 13
12:30pm | 11:30c
Season 3, Episode 33

Have Food Will Travel

Giada De Laurentiis and her family head out on a weekend getaway. Eating out every night on a vacation can get expensive so Giada prepares some easy, inexpensive dishes ahead of time to be enjoyed over the course of the trip.

Friday
Aug 4
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 2, Episode 13

Jade's First Birthday

It's Jade's first birthday, so Giada is hosting a kids' party in her backyard. The party has a fun animal theme complete with games and costumes.

Friday
Aug 25
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 17

If I Could Have Lunch with Anyone

Giada invites someone she admires over for a casual lunch. Apollonia Poilane, the owner of Poilane bakery in Paris stops by to enjoy a French inspired menu.

Friday
Sep 22
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 8, Episode 13

Raffy's in the House

Aunt Raffy joins Giada De Laurentiis in the kitchen for a day of fun and laughter while her sister, Eloisa, joins them to try out their family dishes including Polpettone Two Ways, Quinoa Pilaf and Aunt Raffy's Peach and Blueberry Crisp.

Friday
Sep 22
11am | 10c
Season 4, Episode 2

Sweets and Treats

Kids love surprises at Halloween! Giada De Laurentiis prepares entertaining and spooky treats for her young Halloween guests: Chocolate Apricot Bugs, Cinnamon Pumpkin Roll With Chocolate Filling and delicious Macaroon Lollipops.

Friday
Oct 13
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 7

Christmas

Giada De Laurentiis celebrates the season by preparing a beautiful family meal. The menu is a gift in itself of Roasted Prime Rib With Thyme and Marsala, Mashed Potatoes With Kale and for dessert, Pistachio, Cherry and Chocolate Tart.

Friday
Dec 8
10am | 9c
Season 8, Episode 11

Friends for Lunch

Giada De Laurentiis's daughter, Jade, has invited some friends over for an after-school lunch, so Giada is whipping up a fun kid-friendly menu with a Chicken Parmesan Sandwich, Creamy Cucumber Salad and Fluffy Chocolate Peanut Butter Sundaes.

Friday
Jan 12
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 5, Episode 5

Chicken Three Ways

Giada De Laurentiis makes one delicious chicken and turns it into a handful of elegant dishes that you can enjoy any night of the week. Easy recipes that don't break the bank like Garlic-Roasted Chicken and Root Vegetables, Risotto With Bacon and Kale, Curried Chicken and Apple Wraps and Salad With Roasted Root Vegetable Vinaigrette.

Friday
Jan 12
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 8

More For Your Money

Giada gives us some money smart recipes that save a few dollars, but still create amazing and fun dishes. With recipes for Apricot and Pineapple Crisps, Herbed Flatbread and Cipollini Onion and Fennel Pot Roast.

Friday
Jan 19
10am | 9c
Season 5, Episode 4

Milestone Recipes

Giada De Laurentiis makes four recipes inspired by important moments in her life and career: Baked Lemon Ziti, a twist on one of her first TV recipes; Mozzarella Fonduta, an homage to a favorite childhood dish; Rib Eye Steak Paninis, a frequent pregnancy craving; and Pink Grapefruit and Thyme Bellinis, a cocktail reminiscent of her engagement.

Friday
Jan 19
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 7, Episode 11

Festive Desserts

Giada De Laurentiis makes delectable desserts that would be perfect for a fancy party. An Espresso Cake With Tuscan Liquor Buttercream and Caramel Glass, and a Walnut Rosemary Tart With Orange Chantilly Cream are sure to impress.

Friday
Jan 19
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 10

Big Game

Giada and Todd have friends over to watch the big game. Giada serves up a playful menu in the backyard.

Friday
Jan 26
10am | 9c
Season 4, Episode 11

Game Day Favorites

It's a big football weekend and Giada De Laurentiis cooks up some fabulous munchies that will leave her guests talking about the food and the football! Giada's big game food includes Caprese Burgers, Warm Artichoke and Bacon Dip, and Spicy Cinnamon-Chocolate Brownies.

Friday
Jan 26
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 1

Giada's Chili Favorites

It's tailgating time and Giada De Laurentiis prepares unique chili recipes from around the country! With California Turkey Chili, Vegetarian Chili Verde, and Short Rib Chili, Giada kicks off game day with winning recipes.

Friday
Jan 26
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 20

Pizza Party

Giada invites friends over for a pizza party. She makes the dough by scratch and comes up with three delicious pizzas recipes. Friends munch on the homemade pizzas while they make their own individual pies. Giada supplies custom "To Go" boxes so each guest can take home his pizza creation to cook and enjoy later.

Friday
Feb 2
10am | 9c
Season 5, Episode 20

Spa Day at Home

Giada De Laurentiis creates a light and delicious menu for a spa day at home with Jade and their girlfriends. Each dish has a fun and unique twist like Swiss Chard Rolls with wild rice and exotic spices, Nicoise Salad Pizzettes and an Avocado-Chocolate Mousse.

Friday
Feb 2
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 21

Alex's Lemonade Stand

Go behind the scenes with Giada De Laurentiis and Suzanne Goin as they plan for an incredible charity event. We'll tell Alex's story and explain Giada's special interest in the organization. As they plan the party, Giada prepares a special meal for Suzanne of Beet and Marinated Goat Cheese Salad, Halibut With Lemon-Butter and Crispy Shallots and a unique flavor of Maple-Fig Ice Cream.

Friday
Feb 2
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 11

Valentine's Day

Made with Love - Giada makes some beautiful sweet treats to deliver with Jade to her in-laws on Valentine's Day.

Friday
Feb 9
10am | 9c
Season 5, Episode 8

Recipe for Romance

Giada De Laurentiis shows her love of all things chocolate with a chocolate-inspired menu; Wedge Salad With Raspberry-Chocolate Vinaigrette, Cocoa-rubbed Pork Tenderloin With Chocolate Tomato Sauce, Chocolate Zabaglione With Tiramisu and White Chocolate Espresso-Vodka Martinis make for a chocoholic's dream come true.

Friday
Feb 9
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 8, Episode 2

Chocolate Kisses

With a little TLC, Giada De Laurentiis shares some of her favorite chocolate Valentine's Day treats, like Brazilian-Style Truffles, Double-Chocolate Glazed Doughnuts and Red Velvet Whoopie Pies with Chocolate Cream Cheese Filling.

Friday
Feb 9
11am | 10c
Season 6, Episode 23

Mini Me

Giada De Laurentiis creates a fun small-bite party menu that features mini versions of some of her favorite recipes over the years like Mini Antipasto Calzones, Roasted Fingerling Potatoes With Lemon Parsley Aioli, Ricotta and Cinnamon Meatballs and Chocolate Honey Almond Tartlets.

Friday
Feb 16
10am | 9c

About the Show

On her show Giada at Home, Giada De Laurentiis shares her love for entertaining California-style. Be Giada's guest as she puts together unique meals for gatherings with friends and family. Whether it's a festive bash or an intimate meal, in her own kitchen or at the beach, it's a day of memorable food and fun.

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.