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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!


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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GDL Foods

Airing: 2:30 PM/1:30c

Giada whips up a favorite meal from her catering days. She invites her former client Maxine Greenspan to visit her in...more

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Christmas Brunch

Airing: 2:00 PM/1:00c

Giada is throwing a white Christmas party and you're invited. She's going to prepare an amazing holiday brunch buffet...more

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Marinades and Sauces

Airing: 2:30 PM/1:30c

Giada proves how marinades and sauces can take dinner from delicious to dazzling. Pan-seared fish takes on a new flavor...more

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North and South

Airing: 2:00 PM/1:00c

Giada prepares regional Italian dishes from Northern and Southern Italy that demonstrate how different "Italian Food"...more

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Special Single Servings

Airing: 2:30 PM/1:30c

Giada prepares simple dishes and makes them elegant by serving them in creative individual portions: Risotto in a Lemon...more

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Italian Salads

Airing: 7:00 AM/6:00c

Salads don't have to be boring and Giada shows you how, with her hearty antipasti salad with beans, salami and provolone....more

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Italian Ladies

Airing: 7:30 AM/6:30c

Giada shares time in the kitchen with the women in her family making delicious Italian specialties. Pasta e Fagoli and...more

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December 22, 2:30pm Everyday Italian Trattoria Cooking


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How to Cook Like an Italian
How to Cook Like an Italian

From easy homemade pasta to handmade sauces, our complete guide to Italian cooking will help you bring home the flavors of Italy.

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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


A well-stocked pantry makes whipping up delicious Italian meals a snap. Countless dishes can be made from ingredients on hand, but with a quick dash through the express line for perishables, the options are limitless.

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