Giada's Holiday Handbook Extras

Make-Ahead Secrets

Giada dishes on how to execute a meal with ease.

What You Need to Know

All About Giada

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Browse gift guides, get baking tips and watch easy videos.

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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.

Spicy Sausage Bites

Risotto with Clams

Apple Pie Soda

Green Chicken Finger Sandwiches

Noodle Salad

Creamy Lobster Linguine

S'mores Popcorn

Spicy Turkey Breast

Wilted Baby Kale

Peppermint Patty Sandwich Cookies

Pizza Grilled Cheese

Spicy Chai Latte

Chopped Romaine and Radicchio Salad

Jam Cocktails

Dreamy Orange Mousse

Tricolore Stuffed Pork

Chai Chocolate Truffles

Stuffed Arancini

Creamy Pumpkin Lasagna Rolls

Turkey Waldorf Bites

Cranberry Cosmo Punch

Korean Shrimp Cocktail

Chocolate-Dipped Chips

Roasted Fennel with Parmesan

Chocolate-Almond Cheesecake

Black and White Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Smokey Candied Carrots with Walnut Gremolata