In Italy, the desserts vary vastly from region to region – but they’re all delicious. Turkey Recipes; Giada de Laurentiis’ Italian Thanksgiving Recipes La Cucina Italiana USA - Abigail Napp. For all the ways to cook a turkey, Giada de Laurentiis deserves recognition for her innovative Italian Thanksgiving recipes. From classics like the torta caprese or ciambella to Giada… Food Network star and cookbook author Giada de Laurentiis rolled out her classic Italian … Over the years, the Food Network star and cookbook author wrote an impressive collection of turkey recipes, including the several Southern Italian … It’s turkey time with an elegant Italian twist! Pasta and pizza might be in the limelight when it comes to Italian cuisine, but Giada’s favorite Italian Desserts are all about the sweet side of Italy.