Bobby Deen Weds Claudia Lovera

Paula Deen has something to celebrate.

The celebrity chef put her recent troubles aside to host a surprise wedding ceremony for her son and his bride, Bobby Deen and Claudia Lovera, at her home in Savannah, Ga., on Saturday.

The couple, who got engaged in the spring and planned to wed later this year, tied the knot in front of about 75 guests.

Bobby and Jamie Deen Deny Paula Deen Is Racist

Paula Deen’s sons Bobby and Jamie have leaped to their mother’s defense in her racial-slur scandal, saying she’s a good person who’s being unjustly maligned.

Paula Deen Thanks Food Network for '11 Great Years' After Firing

Embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen issued a statement thanking the Food Network for 11 “great years” less than 24 hours after the cable channel announced it was dropping its longtime star following her admission that she used a racial slur in the past.

Jamie & Bobby Deen's Chocolate Caramel Clusters

Between hosting their cooking shows and running their popular Savannah, Ga., restaurant The Lady & Sons (Paula Deen, anyone?), brothers Jamie and Bobby Deen have a full plate.

So when it comes to making their holiday gifts, they need something that’s ready in a flash.

“These chocolate turtles are a lifesaver for a quick and easy gift from the kitchen. You can wrap them individually in little cellophane baggies,” Jamie says. “Make them extra personal by tying name tags on them with seasonal ribbon and – Voila! – an impressive homemade gift in no time at all!”

Turn Your Kitchen Into the N.Y.C. Wine & Food Festival with These Recipes

A who’s-who from your foodie fantasy – you know, the one in which Rachael Ray, Mario Batali and Ted Allen take over your kitchen for the night and cook dinner – are bringing their culinary chops, recipes and all, to New York City for the 2012 Wine & Food Festival.

Also among the celebrity chefs laying on the flavor: Bobby, Jamie and Paula Deen, Guy Fieri, Sandra Lee and Bobby Flay.

But if you can’t make it to the festival, which ends Sunday, get a taste of the celebration with these recipes straight from the city.