Giada's Best-Ever Recipes

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Chicken Piccata

Chef Giada De Laurentiis prepares a luscious lemony chicken piccata.

Giada's Extras

The New Italian Language

Master Italian food terms with Giada's gallery.

A Guide to Pronunciation

Living la Dolce Vita

In the ultimate escape, Giada headed to Italy for adventure.

Go On Set

Did You Know That?

Learn what candy she always has on hand, plus more trivia.

5 Surprising Facts

Can't-Miss Bloopers 10 Videos

Watch outtakes of Giada's time as a Cutthroat judge.

Hilarious Highlights

Inside Giada's Trailer 13 Videos

Take a look at Giada's home away from home while on set.

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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.

Most Popular Recipes

All Recipes by Giada De Laurentiis

Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze

White Bean Dip with Pita Chips

Chicken Parmesan

Tomato, Mozzarella and Basil Bruschetta

Baked Penne with Roasted Vegetables

Lemon Spaghetti with Shrimp

Mascarpone Cheesecake with Almond Crust

Fried Zucchini


Chicken Cacciatore


Sartu di Riso

Roman-Style Chicken

Classic Italian Turkey Meatballs

Italian Wedding Soup

Chicken Stew

Sausage, Peppers and Onions

Parmesan-Crusted Pork Chops

Escarole and Bean Soup

Osso Buco

Lasagna Rolls

Panettone Bread Pudding with Amaretto Sauce

Classic Italian Lasagna

Basic Polenta

Marinara Sauce

Butternut Squash Lasagna

Chicken Tetrazzini