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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Recipes, Books and More

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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.

Korean Shrimp Cocktail

Lemon-Hazelnut Spritz

Chocolate-Dipped Chips

Spicy Chai Latte

Ham and Cheese Bake

Chocolate-Almond Cheesecake

Sweet Potato Puffs

Crispy Chicken Taquitos

Citrus Berry Spritz

Here's Looking at Boo Treats

Raspberry Prosecco Tulip

Braised Lamb Shanks with Escarole and Radicchio

Smokey Candied Carrots with Walnut Gremolata

Black and White Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Crispy Truffled Turkey

Risotto with Clams

Chai Chocolate Truffles

Veggie Forest with Parmesan Ranch Dip

Bacon Onion Dip

Tortellini in Parmesan Brodo

Coconut Bones

Caramel Apple Semifreddo

Crispy Turkey Bites

Roasted Acorn Squash Agrodolce

Cranberry Cosmo Punch

Stuffed Arancini

Creamy Pumpkin Lasagna Rolls