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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!


The Perfect Pre-Concert Dinner

Airing: 2:00 PM/1:00c

Giada makes an elegant meal of Rigatoni With Squash and Prawns, Asparagus and Zucchini Crudi, Cornmeal and Rosemary...more

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Weeknight Wonders

Airing: 2:30 PM/1:30c

Giada's gems for a happy week in the kitchen: Roasted Cod With Lima Beans, Fusilli With Spinach and Asiago Cheese, Wilted...more

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Care Packages

Airing: 2:00 PM/1:00c

Giada shows you how to whip up love in a box for those far-flung college kids, friends or relatives. In the care package...more

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Lite and Healthy

Airing: 2:00 PM/1:00c

Giada cooks a light and healthy lunch for her girlfriends, with Conghilie With Clams and Mussels, Tuscan Salad, Grapefruit...more

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Trattoria Cooking

Airing: 2:30 PM/1:30c

Giada prepares meals from her favorite Italian trattorias. These family owned and run restaurants prepare flavors from...more

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Fast Food That Won't Weigh You Down

Airing: 2:00 PM/1:00c

Giada prepares some of her favorite fast food that will leave your conscience clear but your stomach happy. Recipes:...more

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Comfort Food

Airing: 2:30 PM/1:30c

Giada finally has a day off and she wants to spend it with her aunt cooking some of their favorite Tuscan comfort food....more

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About the Chef

Learn more about Giada De Laurentiis, host of Everyday Italian, and see how she makes easy Italian recipes for any occasion, from quick weeknight meals to entertaining a crowd.

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Pantry: Italian Essentials


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