Go warm and toasty with these cold weather comfort food recipes. They’ll help you get a satisfying meal on the table in no time.
Hey there, November. You’re looking chilly. Well, somewhat chilly. Here in Maine, our days are still unseasonably warm. But the nights? They are dipping into the cold territory. We’ve been gathering the fuzzy blankets and pulling on the sweaters to stay toasty. How about you?
All of this means it’s the perfect time to start digging into warm comfort food that’s perfect for cold weather.
Whether you are looking for soups and stews or something with cheesy goodness, I’ve got you covered with these recipes from Sarah’s Cucina Bella and top food blogs around the interwebs. So scroll through, check them out and see what comfort food recipe you want to try most for your next dinner.
Best Recipes for Cold Weather Comfort Foods
That party favorite dip meets creamy pasta goodness in this recipe for Creamy Spinach Artichoke Macaroni and Cheese with Gouda.
This eggplant dish is layered with so many good things! This is a wonderful way to warm up after a long, cold day.
Love a good Indian curry? This stew has the flavors of India in a veggie-filled stew that goes perfectly over a bed of rice. Hint: When plating, make a well in the center of the rice and pour the stew in there. It’s perfect that way.
Love tacos? Then you’ll adore these taco-flavored meatballs with creamy cheddar mashed potatoes.
Ready in about 30 minutes, this elegant meal couldn’t be easier — and Herb Chicken Breasts with Brussels Sprouts Hash and Mashed Potatoes is perfect for celebrating life’s special moments.
Quick Stuffed Pepper Casserole
Pack all the flavor of stuffed peppers into a casserole that is completely fuss-free for an awesome dinner.
Lemon Poblano Mac and Cheese
Spice up your mac and cheese with this lemon poblano recipe that is sure to satisfy.
A hearty, aromatic Chicken Leek Stew is served with mashed potatoes in this recipe for comfort food. This one is for all the cooks who find joy in the kitchen.
Sloppy Joe Cornbread Casserole
Skip the bun with your sloppy joe! This recipe gives sloppy joes a cornbread crust with so many cozy casserole vibes!
Million Dollar Spaghetti
This spaghetti bake is aptly named! On a chilly day, this comfort food classic tastes like a million bucks!
Peanut Butter Soup
This unexpected soup is unique, spicy and filling. Peanut butter soup is sure to be a favorite for your family.
Shortcut Chicken and Dumplings
This recipe makes the most comforting dinner with a shortcut to make it easier than ever to get on the table fast.
Dutch Oven Beef Stew
Let your dutch oven cook this beef stew for tender beef and perfect veggies every time.
Creamy Tuscan Gnocchi Soup
This gnocchi soup is so creamy that it feels like the most comforting dinner ever on a cold day.
Slow Cooker Lamb Ragu
Lamb ragu is one of those meals that is sure to bring your family to the table for a delicious dinner that really hits the spot on a cold day.
Crockpot Taco Casserole
This unique taco casserole packs potatoes into the mix for a really satisfying meal.
Italian Slow Cooker Osso Buco
Osso Buco simmers all day in the slow cooker for a comforting dish that tastes like you went to a lot of effort.
Shepherd's pie is perfect for a warm and cozy family meal that doesn’t take too much effort for a weeknight.
Easy French Onion Pork Chops
Pork chops have never looked as good as they do with this easy french onion recipe. You are sure to love this spin on an affordable cut of meat.
Smoked Mac And Cheese
Mac and cheese is always a good idea for cold days. But this Smoked Mac and Cheese is extra special comfort food because of its smoky flavor.