Everyday Italian

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Pancetta Turkey Meatloaf

Giada gives an Italian twist to a classic American comfort food: meatloaf.

Behind the Scenes with Giada 13 Videos

Giada De Laurentiis shares a day at the market, an in-depth look at her show's food styling, a list of her favorite things and more.
Season 2, Episode 6

Holiday Side Dishes

The highlights of any holiday gathering are often the side dishes that allow you indulge in a variety of delicious flavors. Giada prepares some of her family favorites with her Aunt Raffy.

Thursday
Nov 22
12pm | 11c
Season 5, Episode 5

Italian Thanksgiving

Giada and her family love to celebrate Thanksgiving, but they've put Italian twists on the American favorites. From Butternut Squash Lasagna, to Roast Turkey with Herbs de Provence and Citrus, to a stuffing made with ciabatta bread, chestnuts and pancetta.

Thursday
Nov 22
12:30pm | 11:30c

About the Show

Italians are masters at transforming simple, everyday ingredients into dishes that are quick, healthy and satisfying. In Everyday Italian, Chef Giada De Laurentiis shares updated versions of the homey recipes she grew up with in her Italian family. She'll show you easy dishes that are perfect for every occasion: a weeknight meal, entertaining a crowd or a cozy dinner for two. Buon appetito!

About the Host

Giada De Laurentiis

Born in Rome, Giada grew up in a large Italian family where the culture of food was a staple in and of itself. She has an impressive background of culinary training and a unique, personable charm, and she is a globally revered celebrity chef who continues to prove her skill and accessibility with her expanding presence.

Most Popular Recipes

All Everyday Italian Recipes

Sausage, Peppers and Onions

Italian Wedding Soup

Osso Buco

Limoncello

Roman-Style Chicken

Beef and Cheese Manicotti

Classic Italian Lasagna

Orzo Salad

Lasagna Rolls

Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze

Escarole and Bean Soup

Chicken Stew

Roasted Fennel with Parmesan

Fried Zucchini

Chicken Carbonara

Chicken Parmesan

Parmesan Crisps

Veal Marsala

Lentil Soup

Orecchiette with Mini Chicken Meatballs

Chicken Saltimbocca