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Giada De Laurentiis Goes on a Quest to Find Italian Women Who Make Orecchiette by Hand in Bari

Giada De Laurentiis just proved she can fulfill any pasta challenge — in and out of the kitchen. The Food Network star, 51, who is currently traveling through Italy with boyfriend Shane Farley, 50, daughter Jade, 14, and other family members, just made her most recent stop in Bari. The city in southern Italy is known for being home to the grandmothers who make handmade orecchiette pasta in the coastal town's alleyways. Naturally, De Laurentiis set out to find the popular pasta makers while on her visit.
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How Many Emmy Awards Giada De Laurentiis Has Really Won

For anyone in the entertainment industry, an Emmy award is a huge career milestone. According to the Emmys, the award is a recognition from winners' peers that their work was remarkable. Thousands of entries pour in each year, so actually earning an official nomination and winning an award is quite an achievement in a television career.
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The Easiest Hack To Strip Fresh Herbs, Approved By Giada De Laurentiis

A well-stocked spice cabinet is essential for any home cook to help create a variety of flavorful dishes. Of course, the spice cabinet is likely to contain its share of dried herbs as well, and dried herbs have plenty of uses for the home cook. Their flavors are far more concentrated than their fresh counterparts, and unlike fresh herbs, they can hold up to extended cooking, and can even get more flavorful with it (though not all herbs dry well) (via The Spruce Eats).
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Giada De Laurentiis reunites with ex-husband at daughter Jade’s graduation

Giada De Laurentiis and Todd Thompson’s daughter, Jade, is heading to high school. The former couple reunited at the 14-year-old’s middle school graduation ceremony Thursday. “I can’t believe how fast time flies!” the chef, 51, captioned an Instagram slideshow with the teenager, her 59-year-old ex-husband and her boyfriend, Shane Farley. “Soo proud of u Jadey!” De Laurentiis, who went on to gush about Jade’s “next exciting chapter,” was all smiles at the event in a floral dress and a denim jacket. The future ninth grader, for her part, wore a white dress and a flower crown while speaking at the ceremony. “I’ve often heard the...

Giada De Laurentiis and Boyfriend Shane Farley Don't Agree on TikTok's 'Healthy Coke'

Giada De Laurentiis tried the new "healthy coke" trend that's viral on TikTok, and she can't stop raving about it. The Food Network star decided to try the drink — which combines balsamic vinegar and seltzer to create what some TikTokers claim tastes like a "healthy Coke" — and she posted a video of her taste test. "Had to try it and…I love it!!" De Laurentiis captioned the post.

The Sweet Reason Giada De Laurentiis Treated Her Daughter To A Crepe

We may receive a commission on purchases made from links. Anyone who follows chef Giada De Laurentiis on social media probably feels entitled to at least a fraction of co-parenting rights over her daughter, Jade. De Laurentiis doesn't seem to mind sharing the spotlight with her teenager, which means that Jade often cameos on TikToks, pops into Instagram posts, and even does the occasional secret takeover, like one Instagram post in which she made a righteous mac n' cheese for mom in celebration of Mother's Day. Jade has the star power (and, apparently, cooking chops) of her mother, with a youthful enthusiasm that is all her own, and it's impossible to follow De Laurentiis without feeling completely endeared to Jade, too.

Giada De Laurentiis Says This Bacony Classic Is Her Weeknight Dinner

Few dishes are as delicious, filling, and comforting as a big bowl of pasta carbonara. Of all the noodle dishes from Italy, carbonara holds a special place among the classics, right up there with spaghetti and meatballs. There are many origin stories out there, but carbonara appears to have originated...

Giada De Laurentiis Says This Lemon Ricotta Pound Cake Is Her 'Fav'

If you have a sweet tooth, then you're the type of person who always leaves room for dessert. While a sweet treat can be the best way to finish off your evening, your final course has to be something that complements the rest of your meal. Sometimes that may be a rich and heavy dessert, like a chocolate lava cake, and other times it has to be a treat that's light and refreshing, like fruit and ice cream. If you're looking for the latter, then a lemon-based dessert is always a great go-to.

Giada De Laurentiis Just Added One Of Her Favorite Flavor Combos To A Pasta Dish

Giada De Laurentiis has a repository of pasta recipes and Italian dishes she can whip up in a New York minute or share with her fan base. We love her Mortadella Pistachio Meatball sliders, which are a nod to her favorite dish from "Bobby and Giada in Italy." And De Laurentiis certainly knows how to take cauliflower to the next level (via Instagram) or what sauce will go great with salmon (via Giadzy). Now, it's the "Giada at Home" host's addition of a classic duo to her pasta dish that has our tongues wagging. This is just the dish we need to celebrate spring and we love that it's a family recipe she is putting her own mark on.

Giada De Laurentiis Has Captivated TikTok With Her Creamy Carbonara Recipe

There are some dishes that you can throw just about anything into — think vegetable soup — and people will be okay with it. No real method, no specific list of ingredients, just casual home cooking. Then there are the dishes that can cause fights if you do something wrong. Just think about how Gordon Ramsay cries about beef Wellington when people don't cook it the way he thinks they should.

Giada De Laurentiis Has A Simple Roll Recipe For Easter

Wondering what celebrity chefs make for Easter? Ina Garten released her Easter cupcakes recipe that features coconut flakes and Peeps, and around this time of year, Nigella Lawson makes a kedgeree risotto. Giada De Laurentiis made an Easter cake with Campari on TikTok, but she has more recipes up her sleeve. On Instagram, De Laurentiis shared a post that shows her followers how to make Casatiello rolls.

Giada De Laurentiis Dropped The Perfect Pasta Primavera Recipe

Giada De Laurentis has an arsenal of pasta dishes that have helped make her a household name. The Food Network chef taps into her Italian roots to both modernize classic recipes and re-create traditional dishes. De Laurentis' may have one popular recipe that stands above the rest, but if you...

Giada De Laurentiis Made A Liqueur-Flavored Cake That's Perfect For Easter

If you love Italian food, you likely know who Giada De Laurentiis is. The title of her first Food Network show, "Everyday Italian," arguably sums up her career of making fine Italian cuisine more accessible to the American masses. As you might expect of the famed Italophile, she not only whips up meals for everyday occasions but for holidays as well.

Sneak Peek! Giada De Laurentiis Executive Produces Hallmark's Italian-Themed Always Amore

Whenever I watch a movie where cooking is featured, I inevitably start craving whatever food is being featured. After watching Eat Drink Man Woman, all I wanted was dumplings and Chinese handmade noodles. After viewing Goodfellas, all I wanted was a good lasagna and garlic bread. Always Amore, the newest film on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is no different. Italian food will definitely be on my menu when I sit down to watch this film where chef and TV personality Giada De Laurentiis serves as an executive producer.