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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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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.

Creamy Lobster Linguine

S'mores Popcorn

Crispy Chicken Taquitos

Creamy Pumpkin Lasagna Rolls

Caramel Apple Semifreddo

Tricolore Stuffed Pork

Roasted Acorn Squash Agrodolce

Stuffed Arancini

White Velvet Soup

Dreamy Orange Mousse

Chopped Romaine and Radicchio Salad

Risotto with Clams

Chai Chocolate Truffles

Charred Brussels Sprout Crostini

Chocolate-Almond Cheesecake

Tortellini in Parmesan Brodo

Angel Food Cake with Chocolate Hazelnut Frosting

Hot Chocolate Affogato

Black and White Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Veggie Forest with Parmesan Ranch Dip

Apple Pie Soda

Turkey Waldorf Bites

Braised Lamb Shanks with Escarole and Radicchio

Spicy Sausage Bites

Crispy Truffled Turkey

Peppermint Patty Sandwich Cookies

Pizza Grilled Cheese