Giada at Home

Saturday 1:00 PM on Food Network Premiered Oct 18, 2008 In Season




Episode Guide

  • Season 1
    • Rock the Block
      Rock the Block
      Episode 1
      Giada De Laurentiis organizes an outdoor party for her neighbourhood block.She has some extraordinary recipes to present. Recipes Blueberry and Mascarpone Turnovers Orecchiette with Greens, Garbanzo Beans and Ricotta Salata Chicken and Shrimp with Pancetta Chimichurri
    • Tricks or Treats
      Tricks or Treats
      Episode 2
      Giada De Laurentiis surprises her girlfriends and their kids with homemade goodies. She hires a professional face painter to make their surprise even bigger. Recipes Chocolate-Dipped Nougat with Dried Apricots Halloween Popcorn Treats Halloween Spice Cake
    • Remembering Rome
      Remembering Rome
      Episode 3
      Guida De Laurentiis is visited by family members. She prepares for them her favorite traditional Italian cuisine. Recipes in This Episode Vegetable Fritto Misto with Lemon Mayonnaise Bucatini All'Amatriciana with Spicy Smoked Mozzarella Meatballs
    • Garden Party
      Garden Party
      Episode 4
      Giada De Laurentiis uses ingredients from her garden and from Santa Monica Farmers Market to prepare a menu to celebrate a garden party on Earth Day. Recipes Red Snapper with Fava Bean Puree Fried Cheese-Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms
    • Food and Fashion
      Food and Fashion
      Episode 5
      Giada is the host to a trunk show featuring designs of favorite designer friends. Just as the show reflects various trends, so does her stylish, creative, and artfully presented menu. Recipes in This Episode Shrimp Spring Rolls with Cucumber-Yogurt Dip Beef Pops with Pineapple and Parsley Sauce Blended Cherry Mojitos
    • 0.0
      Giada De Laurentiis prepares an untraditional menu for Thanksgiving Day. Recipes in This Episode Poached Pears in Honey, Ginger and Cinnamon Syrup Sweet and Savory Bread Pudding Spiced Turkey Breast
    • California BBQ
      California BBQ
      Episode 7
      Burgers, Rings and Shakes! Giada prepares a festive menu for a Californian style outdoor BBQ. Recipes in This Episode Spicy Chocolate Milkshakes Mini Italian Pub Burgers Beer-Battered Apple and Onion Rings
    • Lobster Bake
      Lobster Bake
      Episode 8
      Giada buys fresh lobsters at Santa Monica Seafood for a beach party with friends. They dig a three four foot hole on the beach, where they cook the lobsters in a traditional way. Recipes in This Episode Lobster Tails with Clarified Butter Corn and Black Bean Salad with Basil-Lime Vinaigrette Spiked Watermelon Popsmoreless
    • Secret Santa
      Secret Santa
      Episode 9
      Giada plans a Christmas gathering with friends and the guests have to exchange gifts with a friend, whose name they have picked before. Recipes in This Episode Cranberry and Cornmeal Cake with Caramel-Walnut Topping Sauce Grilled and Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Gorgonzola Penne with Shrimp and Herbed Cream Sauce
    • Breakfast for Dinner
      Giada prepares a very common Italian dinner menu for a comfortable night at candle light. But first she purchases espresso beans in LA Mill Coffee. Recipes in This Episode Baked Gruyere and Sausage Omelet Pancetta and Cinnamon Waffles Espresso Nightcap with Vanilla Whipped Cream
    • Recipe Sharing
      Recipe Sharing
      Episode 11
      Giada and her aunt Raffy are sharing old family tradition recipes in her kitchen, which were passed from generation to generation. Recipes in This Episode Fig and Almond Tart Nonna Luna's Rice
    • A Day of Indulgence
      Giada prepares a healthy menu for a "Zen Den" at home with friends. Recipes in This Episode Sweet Basil Smoothie Chocolate Rice Pudding Roasted Tomatoes with Garlic, Gorgonzola and Herbs
    • California Light and Healthy
      Giada's menu consists of citrus flavoured meals. She visits neighbour kids, who have set up a lemonade stand. Meals in the light and healthy Californian menu have all lemon as an ingredient. Recipes in This Episode Grilled Chicken and Avocado Napoleons Angel Food Cake with Lemon Honey Yogurt Sauce Citrus Saladmoreless
    • Moroccan Magic
      Moroccan Magic
      Episode 14
      Giada prepares a Moroccan themed poolside cocktail party with live music and exotic Moroccan food. Recipes in This Episode Honey-Balsamic Lamb Chops Couscous Cakes Hibiscus Tea with Vodka and Citrus
    • California Sushi
      California Sushi
      Episode 15
      Giada and a friend have lunch in Los Angeles' world class sushi restaurant, Hamasaku. Inspired by this lunch Giada throws a sushi party at home. Recipes in This Episode Fun Salmon Hand Roll Crab, Avocado and Mango Roll Vegetable Rolls with Chili Mayonnaise
    • Polo Brunch
      Polo Brunch
      Episode 16
      Giada prepares a healthy brunch for a day at a polo match. The portable, colorful and flavorful brunch will be taken at Will Rogers State Park. Recipes in This Episode Champagne Sangria Crispy Parmesan Biscuits Espresso Chip Meringues
    • Table for Two
      Table for Two
      Episode 17
      Giada and husband Todd plan for a very special dinner at home. As the baby is taken care by the babysitter, Giada plans the menu, and Todd any other detail.

      Recipes in This Episode Roasted Citrus-Herb Game Hen Crouton Salad Olive and Sun-Dried Tomato Vegetables
    • We'll Always Have Paris
      Giada, inspired by a recent trip to France, prepares a Parisienne menu for a backyard dinner party. She shares her French experiences with friends.

      Recipes in This Episode
      Parisian Steak and Cheese Croissant Sandwiches
      Fresh Mushroom and Parsley Salad
      Raspberry Rose Pots de Creme
    • Bridal Shower
      Bridal Shower
      Episode 19
      Giada has to prepare a festive party menu for the bridal shower of a close friend. Be prepared for some surprises. Recipes in This Episode Open-Faced Tuna Sandwiches with Arugula and Sweet-Pickle Mayonnaise White Bean and Roasted Eggplant Hummus Coffee-Glazed Italian Doughnuts (Zeppole)
    • Happy Trails
      Happy Trails
      Episode 20
      After gearing up in Adventure 16 Giada prepares food to take on a hike. Giada and Todd spend a day outdoors on a day hike. Recipes in This Episode Homemade Cranberry Nut Granola Grilled Vegetable, Herb and Goat Cheese Sandwiches Chocolate Raspberry Bars with White Chocolate and Almonds
    • Art House
      Art House
      Episode 21
      Giada displays the artwork of her friend, Darren Quinn in her home. For the one-night art gallery she prepares easy snacks.

      Recipes in This Episode:
      Skewered Greek Salad
      Italian Fried Olives
      Sauteed Shrimp Cocktail
    • Picnic in the Park
      Picnic in the Park
      Episode 22
      Giada prepares a delicious menu for outdoor, which she will take to a concert. There will be an unexpected twist on the picnic fare. Recipes in This Episode Devilled Eggs with Crab Caponata Panini Chocolate Honey Almond Tart
    • Spring Fling
      Spring Fling
      Episode 23
      To celebrate the arrival of spring Giada prepares light and happy food. Recipes Crispy Rack of Lamb with Honey and Mascarpone Heirloom Tomato and Basil Tart Lemon Thyme Bars
    • Lazy Day Lunch
      Lazy Day Lunch
      Episode 24
      Whether it rains or shines, Giada has some delicious recipes to share. Recipes Grilled Asparagus and Melon Salad Fusilli with Spicy Pesto Espresso Caramel Bars
    • Cocktails with Couples
      Giada organizes a cocktail party on the patio. For the sunset party she invites friends and prepares appetizers and a cocktail. Recipes Spiced Cocktail Nuts Cheese-Stuffed Dates with Prosciutto Crispy Zucchini and Potato Pancakes Blueberry-Limoncello Cooler
    • Pasta Party
      Pasta Party
      Episode 26
      Baked pasta, stuffed pasta, pasta salad are on the menu of this pasta party. Giada uses different shapes, cuts, colors and flavors. Recipes in This Episode Pasta Ponza Spaghetti with Beef, Smoked Almonds and Basil Ricotta and Vanilla Ravioli with Orange Mint Dipping Sauce
    • Mother's Day Brunch
      For the Mother's Day Giada prepares a brunch and invites friends with children. Recipes: Baked French Toast with Blueberries Steak Involtini Frozen Banana Ice Cream Sandwiches
    • Food and Fun
      Food and Fun
      Episode 28
      For an evening of fun Giada prepares a menu, which is suitable to both, grown-ups and children. While children are outside, the adults play games inside. Recipes Zucchini and Olive Flatbread Cauliflower and Bacon Gratin Mascarpone Chocolate Toffee Bars
    • Many Thanks
      Many Thanks
      Episode 29
      Giada's lawyer, publicist, assistant, recipe tester, book editor, and television crew are invited for a luncheon prepared by Giada. In this way she wants to thank to all her team. Recipes in This Episode Smoked Salmon and Apple Carpaccio Brown Butter Risotto with Lobster Cinnamon Twists with Cardamom-Honey Dipping Sauce
    • Last Minute Menu
      Last Minute Menu
      Episode 30
      Giada and Todd prepare a last minute menu for their friends. The menu is easy to prepare, but looks like, if she had spent the whole day.

      Recipes in This Episode Israeli Couscous with Apples, Cranberries and Herbs Chicken Burgers with Garlic-Rosemary Mayonnaise Toasted Pound Cake with Citrus Cream
    • Around the World
      Around the World
      Episode 31
      Giada's choice of cuisine from around the world. Her menu consists of Trinidad, Indian and Italian dishes. Recipes in This Episode Mango and Lime Lassi Citrus Rice Salad Trinidadian Chicken Stew
    • Father's Day Party
      Father's Day Party
      Episode 32
      Giada prepares a party with the kids for their fathers. While Giada prepares the food, kids help to take it to the table and serve the dads. Recipes in This Episode Egg, Gorgonzola and Pancetta Sandwiches Mozzarella, Raspberry and Brown Sugar Panini Sweet Apple Iced Tea
    • Record Release
      Record Release
      Episode 33
      Giada's friends are releasing a new album. Giada celebrates with them and cooks a special menu for them. Recipes in This Episode Penne with Braised Short Ribs Bibb Salad with Parmesan Butter Crostini Apple Cider Shandy
    • More Cheese Please
      More Cheese Please
      Episode 34
      Giada prepares three different recipes, with the ingredient she loves most: CHEESE Recipes in This Episode Turkey Meatloaf with Feta and Sun-Dried Tomatoes Cheesy Baked Farro Crostata with Apples, Walnuts and Gorgonzola
    • Beach Volleyball
      Beach Volleyball
      Episode 35
      For the yearly beach volleyball tournament Giada prepares a portable menu. Recipes in This Episode Chocolate Chip Walnut Cupcakes Perfectly Crunchy Slaw Thyme Pasta Frittata
    • Road Trip Picnic
      Road Trip Picnic
      Episode 36
      Giada has the best tips for a road trip picnic. She shows what is easy to eat in a car or on a picnic place. Recipes in This Episode Chicken and Arugula Pita Pockets Penne with Treviso and Goat Cheese Raspberry-Vanilla Smoothie
    • Surfs Up
      Surfs Up
      Episode 37
      Giada's friend Todd is kite surfing out at the sea. She prepares fabulous surf-n-turf for him. Recipes in This Episode White Bean and Chicken Chili Cheddar and Scallion Bread Limoncello Granita
    • Welcome Home
      Welcome Home
      Episode 38
      Giada celebrates home coming of Carolyna.

      Recipes in this episode
      Turkey Milanese with bacon-and-pancetta potatoes
      Roasted-apple pie
    • Busy Day Menu
      Busy Day Menu
      Episode 39
      Giada finds time for delicious cooking even if the day is very busy. We watch her preparing breakfast, lunch and dinner. She visits Vanilla Bake Shop to buy her favorite dessert. Recipes in This Episode Asian Chicken Salad Ravioli with Arugula, Tomatoes and Pancetta
    • Sweet Treats
      Sweet Treats
      Episode 40
      Giada cooks for her friend Todd his favorite dessert. Another dessert is wrapped up to be taken to the friends. Recipes in This Episode Pomegranate and Mint Sorbet Strawberry and Rosemary Scones Chocolate-Hazelnut Dipped Fruit
    • Small Bites
      Small Bites
      Episode 41
      Giada downsizes her favorite dishes and prepares smaller versions of them. Recipes in This Episode Apricot and Walnut Phyllo Cups Stuffed Baby Peppers Tomato Basil Tartlets Whole-Wheat Pita Chips with Mascarpone-Chive Dipping Sauce
    • Dig in for a Cause
      Dig in for a Cause
      Episode 42
      Oxfam is an international organization fighting poverty and injustice. As a charity help Giada and friends work on a community garden. She prepares a tasty picnic to take with. Recipes in This Episode Smoked Salmon BLT Pecorino and Bean Salad Ginger-Tea Lemonade
    • Special Delivery
      Special Delivery
      Episode 43
      Giada prepares re-heatable dishes for a girlfriend, who just had a baby. Recipes in This Episode Egg White Frittata with Lox and Arugula Chicken Milanese with Tomato and Fennel Sauce Mini Pancakes with Raspberry Sorbet and Chocolate Sauce
    • Makeover
      Episode 44
      Giada prepares a makeover party for her girlfriends. For this purpose she has invited her mekeup artist, who will make suggestions to them. But first Giada's delicious dishes have to be tasted. Recipes in This Episode Artichoke and Bean Crostini Vegetable Parmesan Melon and Mint Slush
    • More For Less
      More For Less
      Episode 45
      Giada prepares dishes with ingredients, you also might have in your refrigerator or pantry, so that you can save the money of your next dish.
      Recipes in This Episode
      Pea Pesto Crostini
      Lemon Chicken Soup with Spaghetti
      Lemon-Mint Cake with Lemon Syrup
    • Giada's Kidz Kitchen
      Giada visits a local cooking school and teaches the children how to cook a simple meal.
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