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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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White Bean and Chicken Chili

Fried and Stuffed Rice Balls (Arancini di Riso)

Tuscan Rib-Eye Steak

Classic Italian Turkey Meatballs

Peanut Butter Granola Bars

Penne with Shrimp and Herbed Cream Sauce

Israeli Couscous Salad with Smoked Paprika

Halibut with Lemon-Butter and Crispy Shallots

Baked French Toast with Blueberries

Blueberry-Banana Bread

Herbed Quinoa

Fried Cheese-Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms

Chocolate-Avocado Mousse

Lemony Shrimp and Risotto

Cauliflower and Bacon Gratin

Peanut Butter Dog Bone Treats

Fig and Almond Tart

Trinidadian Chicken Stew

Lemon Bundt Cake with Chocolate Glaze and Candied Lemon

Baked Gruyere and Sausage Omelet

Vegetable Chow Mein

Asian Chicken Salad

Crispy Zucchini and Potato Pancakes

California Turkey Chili

Grilled Salmon and Pineapple with Avocado Dressing

Grilled Scallops with Orange-Scented Quinoa

Citrus Rice Salad

Season 6, Episode 18

Feel-Good Food

Giada makes four healthy recipes that may be low in fat and calories, but are full of amazing favor. The menu features Egg and Kale Breakfast Wraps, Roasted Vegetables With Chipotle Cream, Grilled Salmon and Pineapple With Avocado Dressing and a Banana and Walnut Smoothie.

Saturday
Jan 7
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 7, Episode 2

Giada's Vegas Favorites

Giada De Laurentiis makes a handful of recipes from her new restaurant in Las Vegas. The dishes are Italian with a California twist, like Chicken Marsala Meatballs, Lemon Spaghetti With Jumbo Shrimp and Tuscan Rib-Eye Steak.

Friday
Jan 27
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 5

One Pot Meals

Four great recipes that can be made built in either a Dutch oven or saucepan ... everything from a hearty soup to an appetizer and even dessert.

Friday
Mar 3
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 5, Episode 17

An Apple a Day

Giada De Laurentiis shares three amazing recipes with America's favorite fruit, while telling us about the various kinds of apples and explaining why certain apples are used for certain types of dishes. The menu includes everything from appetizers to dessert like Apple Chips With Sweet Yogurt Dip, Grilled Chicken With Apple-Mango Chutney and an Apple Galette With Goat Cheese, Sour Cherry and Almond Topping.

Friday
Mar 17
11am | 10c
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 5, Episode 15

Spring Luncheon

Giada De Laurentiis prepares a festive spring luncheon based on fresh ingredients that celebrate the season. The menu features Grilled Artichoke and Celery Root Puree, Lemon-Cumin Chicken and Hibiscus Panna Cotta.

Sunday
Apr 2
12pm | 11c
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 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 7, Episode 13

Garden Spa Day

Giada De Laurentiis creates a spa day menu featuring Farro and Kale Salad, Peas and Carrots, plus Almond and Peach Toasts. In addition, she makes a homemade facial/body scrub and spa water that are all part of a day of pampering that she has planned for her girlfriends.

Friday
Jun 23
11am | 10c
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 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 9

Breakfast for Dinner

In Italy, "eggs for dinner" is very common so Giada prepares a delicious menu that is perfect for a relaxed and casual night with lots of candlelight and comfy attire. With a trip to LA Mill Coffee for espresso beans.

Friday
Aug 11
10am | 9c
Season 7, Episode 1

Kids in the Kitchen

Giada de Laurentiis is joined in the kitchen by her daughter and her friends for a kids' cooking class. The kid-friendly menu features Pizza Popcorn, Green Spears and Ham, Snap Pea and Parmesan Salad and Pound Cake Sandwiches With Strawberry Whipped Cream.

Saturday
Aug 19
8am | 7c
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 4, Episode 32

Soccer and Snacks

Giada De Laurentiis and her family are big fans of the LA Galaxy soccer team. Giada hosts a kid party in her backyard and invites some of the players. They enjoy some soccer fun and a lunch kids and adults will enjoy: Turkey and Spinach Taquitos and Parmesan Lavash Chips With Creamy Tomato-Basil Dip.

Friday
Aug 25
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 5, Episode 22

Planting the Seed

Giada De Laurentiis donates a garden to an elementary school in Compton that will be incorporated into the school's curriculum. Giada, other volunteers and students plant the garden together. Months later, Giada and Jade will check in with the kids and the progress, packing along a kid friendly picnic lunch of Pancetta, Fontina and Zucchini Quiche, Mini Carrot-Apple Cupcakes and Cavatappi with Roasted Vegetables and Creamy Lemon-Herb Dressing to enjoy with students and faculty.

Friday
Aug 25
11am | 10c
Season 5, Episode 10

Venice of America

Giada De Laurentiis makes three recipes influenced by the cuisine of Venice, Italy and the fresh flavors of Venice, California. It's a fusion of cultures that reflect Giada's favorite foods; Lemony Shrimp and Risotto, 3-Cheese and Artichoke Calzones and Citrus Gelato.

Friday
Sep 1
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 30

Grill It Your Way

Giada visits LA's Original Farmer's Market, an historic hotspot with every kind of food purveyor under the California sun. She picks up a selection of meat and fish, along with seasonal veggies. Then, Giada returns to her kitchen, where she comes up with a variety of marinades and sauces. Then, friends gather around a backyard BBQ pit to grill the meat and fish to their own personal specifications.

Friday
Sep 1
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 8, Episode 9

Starry, Starry Night

Giada De Laurentiis hosts a star-themed cocktail part. The menu includes small bites like Crispy Bacon-Wrapped Dates with Lemon Basil Crema, Crostini with Ricotta and Pink Peppercorns, and Chocolate Amaretti Cookies. The decor is star related and, of course, there's an astrologist to entertain guests.

Friday
Sep 1
11am | 10c
Season 4, Episode 35

Just Desserts

Giada De Laurentiis loves desserts. In this "Giada at Home" episode she creates two of her favorites that taste as good as they look. Giada bakes an Amaretto Chocolate Tart with Apricot Cream and a Frozen Meringue Cake with Raspberry-Balsamic Syrup.

Friday
Sep 8
10am | 9c
Season 3, Episode 39

Italian Desserts

Giada De Laurentiis feels right at home making three decadent Italian desserts that anyone would love, including Mostaccioli, an Italian cookie, a chocolate Salami and out of this world apple fritters.

Friday
Sep 8
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 14

Baked Goodies

Bake sale goodies with a unique flare! Giada De Laurentiis spends the day in the kitchen baking a variety of fabulous treats including S'more Brownie Bites, Lemon Carnival Cookies, and Sweet Peach Cake.

Friday
Sep 8
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 14

Aloha L.A.

Giada creates a tiki-style party, complete with Hawaiian music, in her own backyard. Even the menu has an island flare: Tilapia Fish Tacos With Arugula, Sweet and Spicy Chicken Drumettes and an Aloha L.A. Cocktail.

Friday
Sep 15
10am | 9c
Season 5, Episode 16

Mexican Fiesta

Giada De Laurentiis takes inspiration from L.A.'s great Mexican food, hosting a Mexican feast for friends and preparing a menu of modern Mexican dishes like Stuffed Red Pepper Rellenos, Chipotle Shrimp and Arugula Salad, Watermelon, Strawberry and Agua Fresca and Tres Leches Tiramisu.

Friday
Sep 15
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 36

Ethnic: Spanish Food

Inspired by the flavors of Spain, Giada De Laurentiis creates an authentic menu that features a Spanish Potato Omelet; a Quick and Easy Romesco Sauce; Seafood, Sausage and Chicken Fideua and Spirited Triple-Lemon Malt.

Friday
Sep 15
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 45

Giada's Kidz Kitchen

Giada spends an afternoon teaching kids how to cook a simple meal at a local cooking school.

Friday
Sep 22
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.