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12/14/2011 04:47 pm ET Updated Aug 31, 2012

Giada De Laurentiis For Target Giveaway

Ever wish you could cook Italian food like Giada? Well now you can! This week, Kitchen Daily and Target are teaming up to give one lucky reader a Giada De Laurentiis for Target 6-piece Ceramic Bakeware Set along with a selection of Italian food products (all valued at $69.93).

What's Included:
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target 6-pc. Ceramic Bakeware Set
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target Black Olive Tapenade
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target Marinated Sun Dried Tomatoes
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target Marinated Roasted Red Peppers
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target Marinated Mushrooms
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target Genovese Basil Pesto
  • Giada De Laurentiis for Target Eggplant & Pepper Pesto

So if you love Giada and Italian food -- all you have to do is leave a comment below!

Giada's Entertaining Tips

Plan ahead! Prepare most of your dishes ahead of time, rather than trying to cook everything at once. You'll feel less stressed and will be able to enjoy the party. Giada recommends leaving only one item for last minute prep -- this brings everyone into the kitchen and sets the tone for a cozy, comfortable evening.

Don't overdo your menu -- keep it simple! As a general rule, Giada suggests offering four to five appetizers. During the holidays, choose foods that have vibrant colors for an added festive touch. Also select foods that are beautiful to serve and easy for guests to eat. (could include the recipes sent earlier to demonstrate the point)

Select one specialty drink to serve your guests. Giada's favorite? Prosecco, an Italian champagne with a crisp, sparkling taste that is the perfect start or end to any meal. During the Holidays, add pomegranates to give the drink a festive color boost. For a warm treat, try Giada's Spiced Coffee with Cinnamon Whipped Cream.

For guests who pop-in unexpectedly, keep ready-to-serve delights in the pantry such as Giada De Laurentiis for Target Marinated Sun Dried Tomatoes, Marinated Roasted Red Peppers and Marinated Mushrooms for quick entertaining options.The Giada De Laurentiis for Target Genovese Basil Pesto and Eggplant & Pepper Pesto are also easy and delicious treats. Serve with toasted bread or crackers and display on a festive serving platter.

Create less work for yourself by using multipurpose kitchen tools. The Giada De Laurentiis for Target Ceramic Bakeware can go directly from the oven to the table. The bakeware beautifully displays the dish and makes less clean-up for you! Kitchen and food items also make wonderful gifts. Add a personal touch to a hostess gift by baking your favorite homemade pie in the Giada De Laurentiis for Target Ceramic Pie Pan.

Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 18 and older. To enter, you must be a registered user and leave a comment below before Sunday, December 18 at midnight Eastern Time. You may enter only once and one winner will be selected at random to receive a Krups BeerTender and Heineken 5 liter Keg Can. Click here for complete Official Rules.

Enter our giveaway by leaving a comment below!

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