Giada at Home - Season 5

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




Episode Guide

  • 5/18/13
    Giada De Laurentiis and her Aunt Raffy team up to make some of Giada's grandfather's favorite recipes. On the menu: Fusilli With Pea Pesto and Smoked Mozzarella, Lemon-Mustard Potato Salad and Orange, Ricotta Quinoa Pie.
  • Venice of America
    Venice of America
    Episode 13

    Giada de Laurentiis brings the cuisine of Venice, Italy together with fresh flavors of Venice, California.

    Recipes in this episode:

    Lemony Shrimp and Risotto,
    3-Cheese and Artichoke Calzones
    Citrus Gelato

  • Happy Holidays
    Happy Holidays
    Episode 4

    Giada's family celebrate the holidays at the beach with a Christmas Dinner.

    Recipes in This Episode Chocolate-Chestnut Tortelli (Christmas Cookies) Christmas Stuffing with Bacon Christmas Seafood Salad (Cappon Magro)

  • Share the Amore
    Share the Amore
    Episode 3

    Darren Quinn, a friend of Giada, has made paintings for Giada's home, which he will display at the L.A. Art Walk downtown. Giada has prepared cocktails and appetizers for the occasion.

    Recipes in this episode:

    Mini Eggplant Parmesan Lemon and Vodka Martinis Grilled Mini Pork Skewers

  • Spa Day at Home
    Spa Day at Home
    Episode 5

    Giada de Laurentiis is hosting Jade and their girlfriends with a light and delicious menu.

    Recipes in this episode:

    *Swiss Chard Rolls with wild rice and exotic spices,
    * Nicoise Salad Pizzettes,
    * Avocado-Chocolate Mousse.

  • Thanksgiving Sides
    Thanksgiving Sides
    Episode 2

    Giada De Laurentiis presents side dishes for Thanksgiving. Recipes in this episode:

    Baked Mashed Potatoes With Peas
    Parmesan Cheese and Bread Crumbs
    Sweet and Savory Root Vegetable Stuffing With Apples and Dried Cranberries
    Persimmon-Pumpkin Pie With Mascarpone Shortbread Crust

  • Haunted House
    Haunted House
    Episode 1

    Giada hosts a haunted house Halloween Party. Recipes in this episode:

    Chocolate-Orange Cake Pops
    Spiced Pumpkin-Raisin Cookies
    Grape and Mango Parfaits

  • Chicken Three Ways
    Chicken Three Ways
    Episode 6

    Giada de Laurentiis prepares three delicious chicken recipes.

    Recipes in this episode:

    * Garlic-Roasted Chicken and Root Vegetables,
    * Risotto With Bacon and Kale,
    * Curried Chicken and Apple Wraps
    * Salad With Roasted Root Vegetable Vinaigrette.

  • Sports Bar Favorites

    Giada de Laurentiis prepares traditional sports bar menu.

    Recipes in this episode:

    * Sweet and Sour Pork Sliders,
    * Sweet Potato Strings With Beet Ketchup,
    * Beer-Battered Cremini Mushrooms
    * Chocolate and Raspberry Beer Cocktail

  • Recipe for Romance
    Recipe for Romance
    Episode 8

    A chocolate inspired menu is Giada's way to show her love.

    Recipes in this episode:

    * Wedge Salad With Raspberry-Chocolate Vinaigrette,
    * Cocoa-rubbed Pork Tenderloin With Chocolate Tomato Sauce,
    * Chocolate Zabaglione With Tiramisu,
    * White Chocolate Espresso-Vodka Martinis

  • Meatball Madness
    Meatball Madness
    Episode 9

    Giada de Laurentiis shows four amazing recipes with meatballs.

    Recipes in this episode:

    * Mini Turkey Meatballs With Mango and Raspberry Balsamic Barbeque
    * Meatball Panini With Grilled Red Onions, Prosciutto and Provolone
    * White Pizza With Kale and Meatballs
    * Italian Turkey Meatballs With Tomato-Basil Sauce

  • Decadent Delights
    Decadent Delights
    Episode 10

    Giada de Laurentiis prepares a decadent delicious menu.

    Recipes in this menu:

    * Four-Cheese Ravioli With Herb Pesto,
    * Eggplant Parmesan Meatloaf
    * Chocolate-Raspberry Layer Cake

  • Spring Luncheon
    Spring Luncheon
    Episode 11

    Giada De Laurentiis prepares a festive spring luncheon based on fresh ingredients that celebrate the season.

    Recipes in this episode

    Grilled Artichoke and Celery Root Puree,
    Lemon-Cumin Chicken
    Hibiscus Panna Cotta.

  • Milestone Recipes
    Milestone Recipes
    Episode 12

    Giada De Laurentiis makes four recipes inspired by important moments in her life and career.

    Recipes in This Episode

    * Baked Lemon Ziti,
    * Mozzarella Fonduta,
    * Rib Eye Steak Paninis,
    * Pink Grapefruit and Thyme Bellinis

  • Muffin Mania
    Episode 20

    Giada de Laurentiis has the recipes for light, fluffy and flavorful muffins.

    Recipes inthis episode:
    Blueberry Buttermilk Muffins
    Bacon and Scallion Corn Muffins
    Served with companions Pea, Lettuce and Fennel Soup and Homemade Chai Latte

  • 6/29/13

    It's Aunt Raffy's sixtieth birthday and Giada de Laurentiis prepares a menu for a family feast.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Turkey-Stuffed Vegetables
    Gnocchi with Tomato, Basil and Olives
    A special cake

  • Planting the Seed
    Episode 22

    Giada, other volunteers and students plant a garden at the Compton elementary school as a donation. She prepares a kid friendly picnic for lunch.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Pancetta, Fontina and Zucchini Quiche,
    Mini Carrot-Apple Cupcakes
    Cavatappi with Roasted Vegetables and Creamy Lemon-Herb Dressing

  • Viewer's Choice 2
    Episode 23

    Twitter followers of Giada have the choice in this episode and they choose simple recipes for college students and young adults living on their own for the first time.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Corn and Tomato Soup
    Lemony Shrimp Scampi with Orzo and Arugula 
    Pearl Couscous with Chicken and Peas 
    Blueberry-Banana Bread

  • Jade's Dance Class
    Episode 24

    Giada De Laurentiis creates kids favorites for a delicious lunch for Jade and her friends after a fun dance lesson at home.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Sweet Apple Pops
    Cheesy Muffin Pizzas
    Carrot Fries with Lemon-Mint Dip

  • Father's Day Pasta
    Episode 19

    For the Father's Day Giada de Laurentiis prepares a special Pasta Dinner.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Bacon and Cheese Manicotti
    Spicy Red-Wine Spaghetti
    Meaty Penne

  • An Apple a Day
    Episode 18

    Giada de Laurentiis presents another three amazing recipes using different kind of apples.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Apple Chips With Sweet Yogurt Dip,
    Grilled Chicken With Apple-Mango Chutney
    Apple Galette With Goat Cheese, Sour Cherry and Almond Topping.

  • 6/1/13

    Pork Sandwiches With White Barbecue Sauce, Grilled Salmon With Sun-Dried Tomato Butter, Spiced Beef Brisket With Smoky Barbecue Sauce,  Grilled Apple Slices With Caramel-Mascarpone Cream are dishes presented by Giada de Laurentiis including flavors from coast to coast.

  • Mexican Fiesta
    Episode 14
    Giada De Laurentiis takes inspiration from LA's great Mexican food by hosting a feast with a menu of Stuffed Red Pepper Rellenos, Chipotle Shrimp and Arugula Salad, Watermelon, Strawberry and Agua Fresca and Tres Leches Tiramisu.
  • 5/11/13
    Giada De Laurentiis hosts a baby shower for a friend expecting twin boys. Roasted Red Pepper Hummus in Cucumber Cups, Shells with Chicken Chopped Salad, Open Face Smoked Salmon Finger Sandwiches with Horseradish Cream Cheese.
  • Pasta From Scratch
    Episode 25

    Giada De Laurentiis shows us how to make good, old-fashioned Italian pasta from scratch with three different toppings.

    Recipes in this episode:
    Creamy Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna
    Roasted Tomato Soup with Halibut and Fresh Pasta
    Fresh Fettuccine with Figs, Prosciutto and Goat Cheese

  • Stuff It
    Episode 26

    Giada De Laurentiis makes recipes based on things that are stuffed;

    Recipes in this episode:
    Anti Pasto-Stuffed Chicken Breasts,
    Popovers with Crab and Mango Salad,
    Stuffed Peanut Butter Cupcakes

  • Meatball Madness
    Meatball Madness
    Episode 9