Giada's Best-Ever Recipes

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.

Take a Tour

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

Grilled Lamb Chops

Orecchiette with Mixed Greens and Goat Cheese

Spaghetti with Pinot Grigio and Seafood

Chicken Piccata

Mini Italian Club Sandwiches

Chicken Cacciatore

Orzo Salad


Simple Bolognese

Classic Italian Turkey Meatballs

Marinara Sauce

Sausage, Peppers and Onions


Osso Buco

Italian Wedding Soup

Orecchiette with Mini Chicken Meatballs

Basic Polenta

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Penne with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Classic Italian Lasagna

Beet and Goat Cheese Arugula Salad

Escarole and Bean Soup

Grilled Swordfish with Lemon, Mint and Basil

Veal Marsala

Simple Tomato Sauce

Farro Salad with Tomatoes and Herbs

Chicken with Mustard Mascarpone Marsala Sauce