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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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.

Stuffed Arancini

Risotto with Clams

Braised Lamb Shanks with Escarole and Radicchio

Black and White Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Smokey Candied Carrots with Walnut Gremolata

Jam Cocktails

Lemon-Hazelnut Spritz

Chopped Romaine and Radicchio Salad

Spicy Turkey Breast

Spicy Sausage Bites

S'mores Popcorn

Korean Shrimp Cocktail

Chocolate-Dipped Chips

Apple Pie Soda

Wilted Baby Kale

Peppermint Patty Sandwich Cookies

Spicy Chai Latte

Pizza Grilled Cheese

Dreamy Orange Mousse

Roasted Fennel with Parmesan

Chocolate-Almond Cheesecake

Chocolate Caramel Crunch Pie

Raspberry Prosecco Tulip

Chai Chocolate Truffles

Creamy Pumpkin Lasagna Rolls

Turkey Waldorf Bites

Sweet Potato Puffs