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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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Citrus Rice Salad

Herbed Quinoa

Tangerine Sorbet with Vanilla Cream and Candied Pistachios

White Bean and Chicken Chili

Turkey Meatloaf with Feta and Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Spicy Garlic and Anchovy Farfalle

Sweet and Salty Bacon and Nuts

Peanut Butter Granola Bars

Broiled Halibut with Bechamel Sauce

Linguine with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Olives, and Lemon

Brownie-Walnut Pie

Avocado Hummus with Crispy Pita Chips

Struffoli

Tuscan Rib-Eye Steak

Double Chocolate and Espresso Cookies

Pork Chops with Apples and Pancetta

Brussels Sprout-Leaf Salad

Aunt Raffy's Peach and Blueberry Crisp

Citrus Parfait with Pineapple and Mango

Lobster Tails with Clarified Butter

Salmon Cakes with Lemon-Caper Yogurt Sauce

Veggies in Yellow Curry

Ligurian Fish Stew

Whole Wheat Penne with Lobster and Bacon

Raspberry-Ricotta Mousse

Prosecco and Scotch Whiskey Julep

Sweet and Savory Bread Pudding

Season 6, Episode 16

All Grown Up

Giada De Laurentiis makes three comforting recipes that we all know and love from our childhood, but gives each recipe a grown-up spin; Grown Up "Franks and Beans," Mushroom Mac and Cheese and Strawberry Shortcake Soup.

Friday
Jan 13
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 6, Episode 11

Healthy and Hearty

Giada De Laurentiis creates meals that feature vegetables as the main dish with hearty and colorful dishes like Kale, Raisin and Pine Nut Soccas, Tuscan Barley and Vegetable Soup, Fettucine With Roasted Tomatoes, Peas and Fresh Mozzarella and Tofu and Black Bean Scramble With Smoked Salmon.

Friday
Feb 3
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
Feb 3
11am | 10c
Season 6, Episode 15

Cocktails and Appetizers

Giada De Laurentiis hosts a poolside cocktail party, but the appetizers are finger food versions of traditional breakfast foods like French Toast Fingers with Ginger Bourbon Maple Syrup, Mini Smoked Frittatas With Chive Creme Fraiche and Melon and Olive Mini Skewers With Black Pepper Herb Honey. Her friends, mixologists Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark, join the fun and create the Scotch Bonnet Marmalade to complement the menu.

Friday
Mar 31
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 23

Cucina Capri

The island cuisine of Capri is one of Giada's favorites, and includes fresh fish, tomatoes, garlic, basil, capers and olive oil. Giada prepares a mouth-watering menu influenced by the flavors she's grown to love during her many visits to Capri.

Friday
Mar 31
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 11

A Day of Indulgence

Giada prepares a menu for a relaxing Spa Day at home with her friends. The husbands and kids head off for a day at the park so Giada and the other moms may enjoy spa treatments and a lunch full of comfort food. On the menu are Roasted Tomatoes With Garlic, Gorgonzola and Herbs, Chocolate Rice Pudding and a Sweet Basil Smoothie.

Friday
May 5
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 31

Welcome Home

Carolyna is home from college and Giada is making her a "good to be home" meal with Turkey Milanese, Bacon and Pancetta Potatoes and Roasted Apple Pies With Whipped Cream.

Friday
May 5
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 25

Food and Fun

Friends, family and their kids come over for an evening of fun. Giada has hired a babysitter and has put the kids outside where she's set up beanbags, snacks and games, while the grown-ups are inside playing poker. But the menu -- Zucchini and Olive Flatbread, Cauliflower and Bacon Gratin and Mascarpone Chocolate Toffee Bars -- is suitable for both adults and kids.

Friday
May 5
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 31

Paint And Party

Giada invites some friends over for a signature cocktail, fun appetizers AND a blank canvas. Each guests gets their own easel and blank canvas to create a masterpiece while they enjoy Giada's deliciously creative menu of Curried Couscous Salad, Spicy Chicken Tenders With Honey-Mustard and Vodka Mojitos. An artist friend is on hand to offer tips, encouragement and creative inspiration.

Friday
May 19
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Lobster Bake

Giada prepares food for a traditional lobster bake with friends. The group will gather at the beach to build a 3-4 foot hole in the sand that will be used as the "oven" to cook the lobsters Giada buys at Santa Monica Seafood.

Friday
May 26
10am | 9c
Season 5, Episode 12

My Grandfather's Favorites

Giada De Laurentiis and her Aunt Raffy team up in the kitchen to make some of Giada's grandfather's favorite recipes. The De Laurentiis family reminisces about Dino and enjoys an intimate dinner. On the menu: Fusilli With Pea Pesto and Smoked Mozzarella, Lemon-Mustard Potato Salad and Orange, Ricotta Quinoa Pie.

Friday
Jun 9
11am | 10c
Season 3, Episode 23

Dad's Day

Giada De Laurentiis is hosting a casual Father's Day meal at her house. Todd and his brother Trevor are the guests of honor, and Jade has had a hand in the table décor. The menu is perfect for any dad's appetite: Short Rib Lasagna Rolls, Crab and Lemon Bruschetta and Raspberry-Balsamic Parfaits.

Friday
Jun 16
11am | 10c
Season 6, Episode 15

Cocktails and Appetizers

Giada De Laurentiis hosts a poolside cocktail party, but the appetizers are finger food versions of traditional breakfast foods like French Toast Fingers with Ginger Bourbon Maple Syrup, Mini Smoked Frittatas With Chive Creme Fraiche and Melon and Olive Mini Skewers With Black Pepper Herb Honey. Her friends, mixologists Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark, join the fun and create the Scotch Bonnet Marmalade to complement the menu.

Friday
Jun 23
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 6, Episode 5

Diner Favorites

Giada De Laurentiis puts an elegant spin on the classic burger, fries and shakes combo. In the kitchen she creates Giada's Diner Burger with the Works, Parmesan Eggplant Fries With Basil Ketchup and Cupcake Shakes.

Friday
Jun 30
10am | 9c
Season 6, Episode 26

Summer Splash

Giada De Laurentiis hosts a summertime pool party in her backyard with a fun menu to match. The recipes include Buffalo Grilled Shrimp With Goat Cheese Dipping Sauce, Gazpacho Sandwiches, Mascarpone Filled Watermelon and a refreshing Spa Water.

Friday
Jun 30
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 7, Episode 5

Cooking With Raffy and Buzz

Giada De Laurentiis and her Aunt Raffy team up in the kitchen to prepare recipes inspired by family favorites. The menu includes Escarole Pie, Pizza Rustica and Pizza With Buzz, a favorite of Raffy's husband.

Friday
Jun 30
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 12

California Light and Healthy

Giada is inspired to create a meal full of citrus flavors with Grilled Chicken and Avocado Napoleons, Citrus Salad and Angel Food Cake With Lemon Honey Yogurt Sauce. Giada also makes an impromptu visit to a lemonade stand set up by some neighborhood kids.

Friday
Jul 7
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 26

California Dream Boat Cruise

Giada De Laurentiis creates a portable picnic to take on a boat trip with Todd and Jade. The meal is perfect for the Marina Del Rey setting: Linguine With Avocado and Arugula Pesto, Grilled Artichokes With Creamy Champagne Vinaigrette and Lime and Cornmeal Cookies With Citrus Glaze.

Friday
Jul 7
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 2, Episode 21

Tex Mex BBQ

Giada has some friends who travel to Mexico on vacation and bring home a very fun pinata for Jade. The whimsical gift inspires Giada to throw a backyard barbecue with a Tex-Mex/Southwestern theme. Giada's festive menu includes Fajitas, a Black Bean, Tomato and Corn Salad and yummy Churros.

Friday
Jul 7
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 22

California BBQ

Giada prepares a fun and festive menu for an outdoor California-Style Barbecue. The menu incorporates Todd's favorite foods ... it's All-American, but it incorporates fresh ingredients and inventive flavors. Giada makes Mini Italian Pub Burgers, Beer-Battered Apple and Onion Rings and Spicy Chocolate Milkshakes.

Friday
Jul 14
10am | 9c
Season 5, Episode 18

Coast to Coast Barbecue

Giada De Laurentiis takes us on a coast-to-coast adventure introducing us to great barbecue recipes that reflect different parts of the country. The dishes feature unexpected flavors like Pork Sandwiches With White Barbecue Sauce, Grilled Salmon With Sun-Dried Tomato Butter, Spiced Beef Brisket With Smoky Barbecue Sauce and even a grilled dessert, Grilled Apple Slices With Caramel-Mascarpone Cream.

Friday
Jul 14
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 24

Nonna Luna's Recipe Diaries: Chapter 3

The family tradition continues as Giada De Laurentiis and her Aunt Raffy create three more dishes from Giada's grandmother's recipe book. This time they make a beautiful Frittata of Tuna and Tomatoes, Red Bell Peppers With Eggplant and an elegant Strawberry Omelet.

Friday
Jul 14
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 13

Moroccan Magic

There's nothing quite like a poolside cocktail party with live music and amazing food. Giada takes the "exotic" up a notch by making this summer fancy a Moroccan- themed gathering, timed perfectly for sunset.

Friday
Jul 21
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 28

A Girl's Grill

Giada De Laurentiis grills for her girlfriends, but it's not your usual burgers and steaks. Instead, Giada combines really fun and beautiful ingredients that you wouldn't necessarily think to grill, like Beet, Apple and Cheese Pizzettes, Grilled Corn and Cheese Cakes and Grilled Pineapple, Bananas and Grapes.

Friday
Jul 21
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 5

Backyard Campout

Giada De Laurentiis and Todd host a twilight party in their Malibu backyard, complete with fun camp-style food! Todd sets up a tent, pillows and sleeping bags for Jade and Julian, as Giada prepares a campy menu of Lamb Sliders, Penne With Roasted Vegetables and Prosciutto, and to stay warm, White Hot Chocolate With Marshmallow Stirrers.

Friday
Jul 21
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 27

Beach Volleyball

It's the annual De Laurentiis volleyball tournament and this year Giada is in charge of the food. Giada makes a portable menu of Thyme Pasta Frittata, Perfectly Crunchy Slaw and Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies that travels to Will Rogers State Beach.

Friday
Jul 28
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.