Authors: Giada De Laurentiis
Copyright © 2007 by Giada De Laurentiis
Photographs © 2007 by Victoria Pearson
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To my grandfather Dino De Laurentiis, for
preserving our heritage and passing down his
passion for great food and, more importantly,
the love of pasta!
GIADA DE LAURENTIIS
Everyday Italian, Giada’s Family Dinners
It takes lots of collaboration to put a cookbook together, so I want to take this opportunity to thank all the people who contributed to
, for helping me put my thoughts on paper—and for making the process fun.
, for all her patience and good design sense.
, for helping me make my dreams a reality.
—so much more than my lawyer; I couldn’t have a better person looking out for me.
, the best literary agent around.
, for bringing my food to life.
, for all of her patience and creativity.
, for giving my food a beautiful backdrop.
, without whom I couldn’t get the recipes just right.
Sandra Tripicchio Corcoran
, for ALL her hard work; I’m not sure I could do all I do without her!
, for making me glow.
, for teaching all of us about wine.
, for keeping me honest. My husband,
, without whom none of this would matter.
, for all their support. And
, and everyone else at Clarkson Potter for their support and guidance!