Giada at Home - Season 4

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




Episode Guide

  • 4/13/13

    Giada has three female guests for a lunch.

    Recipes in this episode

    Pan-Fried Salmon With Green Goddess Tzatziki,
    Quinoa Salad With Roasted Eggplant and Apples
    Iced Tea With Berries, Melon and Mint

  • Pie Heaven
    Pie Heaven
    Episode 38

    The pie is the new cupcake! Pies can be social, comforting, sweet or savory.

    Recipes in this episode

    Apple and Cheese Pie,
    Raspberry and Almond Pie
    Chicken and Leek Cornish Turnover.

  • Nonna Luna's Recipe Diaries: Chapter 3

    The family tradition continues as Giada De Laurentiis and her Aunt Raffy create three more dishes from Giada's grandmother's recipe book.

    Recipes in this Episode

    Frittata of Tuna and Tomatoes,
    Red Bell Peppers With Eggplant
    Strawberry Omelet.

  • Meatless Mondays
    Meatless Mondays
    Episode 36

    Giada de Laurentiis shows four amazing meatless recipes.

    Recipes in this episode:

    * Avocado Hummus,
    * Lentil Burgers,
    * Sweet Potato Salad,
    * Tostadas made with Roasted Vegetables.

  • 11/3/12

    Authentic flavors of Spain are on the Spanish Food Menu of Giada. Recipes in this episode:

    Spanish Potato Omelet
    Romesco Sauce, Seafood, Sausage and Chicken Fideua
    Spirited Triple-Lemon Malt.

  • Oodles of Noodles
    Episode 34

    Giada prepares various noodle recipes.

    Recipes in this episode

    * Chilled Soba Noodle Salad,
    * Italian Farfalle With Chicken and Porcini Mushrooms,
    * Pastitsio from Greece
    * Chinese-inspired Chocolate Chow Mein for dessert.

  • Date Night
    Date Night
    Episode 33
    Whilst loving hubby Todd sorts out the venue, Italian chef Giada de Laurentiis prepares three recipes which make the perfect menu for a memorable date night. Giada's chosen dishes are easily portable for any venue, great to share, as well as being delicious. She makes Grilled Zucchini and Prosciutto Skewers, a pasta dish of Orechiette, Roasted Fennel and Sausage, and sumptuous Chocolate-Raspberry Mascarpone Bars.moreless
  • Beer and Snacks
    Beer and Snacks
    Episode 32
    From her pristine home kitchen, Italian chef Giada de Laurentiis dishes up four recipes just ideal for a night in with the girls, or an evening of football or poker for the guys. Watch as she prepares a sweet and salty Nut and Bacon Snack, a Fondue of Italian Sausage, Three Cheeses and Beer, Asparagus in Beer-Batter with a Tarragon and Caper Dipping Sauce, and a scrummy Popcorn with Asiago Cheese and Herbes de Provence.moreless
  • 9/29/12
    In this episode, Italian chef Giada De Laurentiis, takes us on a tour of some of the coolest spots in and around Los Angeles for breakfast. Back in her home kitchen, she re-creates some of her favorite dishes, adding her own special spin. Watch as she whisks up Breakfast Popovers with Italian Sausage, delivers a Hash of Salami, Bacon and Spinach, toasts some Almond-Lemon Waffles and serves Frozen Peach and Basil Daiquiris.moreless
  • Just Desserts
    Episode 30
    Working at home in her kitchen that's as stylish as the Italian chef herself, Giada De Laurentiis effortlessly serves up two wonderful desserts. Watch as she whips up a Frozen Meringue Cake finished with a Raspberry -Balsamic Syrup, and a Baked Chocolate Tart laced with Amaretto and served with Apricot Cream.moreless
  • L.A. Food Trucks
    Episode 29
    Giada De Laurentiis shares her enjoyment for entertaining and puts together menus for sharing with friends and family. In this episode Giada goes to see her favorite food trucks in and around LA and then is inspired to make some culinary delights like tacos with pulled pork, the original grilled cheese sandwich, sweet potato fries and for dessert crepes with strawberries and chocolate.moreless
  • Soccer and Snacks
    Episode 28
    In Soccer and Snacks, Giada invites players from the MLS's LA Galaxy over to her home for a day of fun and food. Dishes featured on the episode include parmesan lavash chips with creamy tomato-basil dip, chocolate brownie sandwich cookies with white chocolate ganache and strawberry preserves, and turkey and spinach taquitos.moreless
  • Cooking with Kids
    Episode 27
    Giada De Laurentiis shows some of her simple recipe creations ideal for Jade and all her friends to enjoy. These recipes are variations on some children's favorites, including spaghetti nests, cheesy pastry puffs, and chocolate cranberry treats made with honey, sweetened dried cranberries, slivered toasted almonds, and of course, chocolate.
  • Tahitian Party
    Episode 26
    After her vacation in Bora Bora, chef Giada De Laurentiis draws on Tahitian inspiration when planning her next backyard party. She creates a menu featuring an exotic Mahi Mahi dish with a French Polynesian flair. She also creates a variety of refreshing Tahitian cocktails, with flavorful ice cream for dessert.
  • Girls Rock
    Episode 25
    On Giada at Home: Girls Rock, Giada De Laurentiis and some of her close friends attend a rock-climbing lesson at Point Dume, near Malibu. Giada packs a picnic lunch to share with everyone after their adventure on the rocks. She brings some Israeli Couscous Salad, Honey Mustard Chicken Pinwheels, and some Fig and Almond chewy bars to snack on.moreless
  • 7/7/12
    On Giada at Home: Alex's Lemonade Stand, Giada De Laurentiis and Suzanne Goin prepare a special menu as they plan for an event for this charity for children's cancer. Giada fixes Suzanne a marinated goat cheese and beet salad, halibut served with shallots and lemon-butter. She finishes the meal with a Maple-Fig ice cream.moreless
  • Stars and Stripes
    Episode 23
    On Giada at Home: Stars and Stripes, Giada De Laurentiis pays tribute to the United States of America with a traditional summertime barbecue. She starts her bash off by serving Ginger-peach beer coolers before serving Chicken Sausage skewers and Smoky Pork Burgers, accompanied with onion and apple chutney. She finishes the barbecue with a seasonal summertime favorite, Peach and Blueberry Crumb Pie.moreless
  • The Royal Treatment
    The Royal Treatment
    Episode 22
    This one-hour special gives Chef Giada De Laurentiis' audience a behind-the-scenes look at the luncheon that she was able to cater for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Giada talks about her experience and then prepares a royal-inspired dinner for her friends. Her menu includes Grilled Vegetable Towers and Frisco Cups with Shrimp and Avocado.moreless
  • Go Fly a Kite
    Episode 21
    Chef Giada De Laurentiis joins her family for a fun day on the beach. Her husband enjoys water kite surfing, while her daughter learns to fly a kite. Giada cooks an elegant, yet simple meal and brings it to the beach for a family picnic. The food that she prepared includes Gruyere and Spinach Bakes, Grilled Corn and Strawberry and Lemon Meringue Clouds.moreless
  • Italian Food Tour
    Episode 20
    Chef Giada De Laurentiis creates a hearty Italian meal that is inspired by four unique regions of Italy. Her menu is full of easy ideas that will all become huge hits for any family. She teaches her viewers how to prepare Mussels Oreganata, Campanelle with Spicy Mint Sauce and more.
  • L.A. Steak Houses
    Episode 19
  • Backyard Campout
    Backyard Campout
    Episode 18

    Giada de Laurentiis and husband Todd host a backyard party in camp style. While Todd sets up a tent for daughter Jade, Giada is preparing a camp menu featuring following recipes:

    Lamb Sliders

    Penne With Roasted Vegetables and Prosciutto

    White Hot Chocolate With Marshmallow Stirrers

  • Nonna Luna's Recipe Diary: Chapter 2

    Giada de Laurentiis and Aunt Raffy go into the kitchen to try out some of grandmother Nonna Luna's recipes.

    Nonna's Artichokes

    Baked Risotto

    Spinach Loaf.

  • 5/5/12

    Giada De Laurentiis hosts author Katie Lee, who is the writer of the surf romance "Groundswell". The Mexican inspired dishes at the party are:

    Halibut Ceviche Salad

    Quinoa with Black Beans and Hominy

    Mango Tequila Cocktails.

  • Weeknight Special
    Weeknight Special
    Episode 15

    Giada surprises her web design team with a special lunch.

    Recipes in this episode:

    Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches With Honey-Mustard,
    Quinoa Pilaf,
    Spiced Thyme and Lime Iced Tea

  • Jada Turns 3
    Jada Turns 3
    Episode 14

    For Jada's third birthday Giada makes fun and simple recipes, which include:

    Mini Chicken and Broccoli Pot Pies,
    Round and Round Pasta,
    Jade's Strawberry-Filled Cupcakes

  • Spring Lunch
    Episode 13

    Giada includes flavors of spring time in a meal for her friends.

    Recipes in this episode:

    Linguine with Shrimp, Asparagus and Cherry Tomatoes;
    Fennel, Radish and Chive Salad;
    Peach, Raspberry and Lime Sangria.

  • Baked Goodies
    Episode 12

    Giada de Laurentiis prepare baked goodies in the kitchen.

    Recipes in this episode

    S'more Brownie Bites
    Lemon Carnival Cookies
    Sweet Peach Cake

  • Pure Comfort
    Episode 11

    Giada shares her recipes of comfort food for an amazing evening.

    The recipes in this episode

    Pork Chops with Apples and Pancetta,
    Three-Cheese Potato Gratin,
    Fried Banana Split

  • Chocolate Heaven
    Episode 10

    Who doesn't love chocolate? Giada de Laurentiis shares her favorite chocolate recipes

    The recipes in this episode are

    Homemade Chocolate-Hazelnut Spread,
    Double Chocolate and Mint Cookies,
    Brownie-Walnut Pie,
    Chocolate-Espresso Martini.

  • Game Day Favorites
    Episode 9

    Giada de Laurentiis has invited guests for this big football weekend.

    The recipes in this episode are

    Caprese Burgers
    Warm Artichoke and Bacon Dip
    Spicy Cinnamon-Chocolate Brownies

  • 1/21/12

    Giada de Laurentiis prepares a fresh and simple menu to affordable prices.

    The recipes in this episode are

    Strawberry Cream Parfaits
    Hearty Meatball Stew
    Artichoke Soup with Fresh Mint

  • Power Boost
    Episode 7

    For the first weekend Giada de Laurentiis prepares a healthy menu.

    The recipes in this episode are

    Rise and Shine Juice
    Baked Halibut with Arugula Salsa Verde
    Turkey, Kale, and Brown Rice Soup
    Blueberry Frozen Yogurt

  • Rise and Shine
    Episode 6

    A gourmet breakfast for a bright shining morning will be prepared by Giada de Laurentiis.

    The recipes are:
    Creamy Polenta with Bacon and Cranberries
    Sweet and Sticky Caramel-Hazelnut Rolls
    Italian Sausage and Egg Bake
    Strawberry, Lemon and Basil Mimosa

  • Christmas
    Episode 5

    Giada de Laurentiis prepares a fabolous family meal for Christmas.

    Recipes in this episode:
    - Roasted Prime Rib with Thyme and Marsala
    - Mashed Potatoes with KalePistachio
    - Cherry and Chocolate Tart.

  • Elegant Appetizers
    Episode 4

    Giada de Laurentiis throws another cocktail party for friends with easy to prepare but elegant dishes. On the menu are:
    Polenta Half-Moons with Whipped Goat Cheese
    Mini Shrimp Cakes with Ginger Butter
    Citrus Couscous Cups
    Frozen Grapetini Cocktail

  • 11/12/11

    The classic Thanksgiving menu is altered by Giada de Laurentiis with a fresh approach. On the menu are:
    Roasted Root Vegetable Salad
    Pumpkin and Goat Cheese Risotto
    Cranberry-Orange Glazed Turkey

  • Sweets and Treats
    Sweets and Treats
    Episode 2

    It's Halloween time and Giada surprises her young guests with sweet and spooky treats. Recipes are forChocolate Apricot Bugs, Cinnamon Pumpkin Roll with Chocolate Filling, and Macaroon Lollipops.

  • 10/8/11

    It's tailgating time and Giada De Laurentiis prepares unique chili recipes from around the country! California Turkey Chili, Vegetarian Chili Verde, and Short Rib Chili recipes are presented.