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We all know there’s nothing better than a warm, scrumptious meal to keep you cozy on a cold and chilly night.
And with the winter slowly creeping in, you’ll certainly be needing all the yummy and cozy delicacies you can find.
If you’re looking for the best comfort food recipes to enjoy this winter, then you’re in the right place.
In this post, you’ll discover 25 super easy and delicious winter dinner recipes to satisfy your cravings this season.
From the best hearty soups, to stews, casseroles, pies, curries and much more. These scrumptious winter meals are so good, you’ll want to have them on repeat.
Alright! Let’s get cooking.
25 Cozy Winter Dinner Recipes
1) Easy White Bean Chicken Chili
This delicious white bean chicken chili is probably one of the easiest things to prepare. It takes just 5 simple ingredients, and a few minutes of prep and you’re good to go.
And it comes out nothing short of amazing. Once it’s ready, throw in your favorite toppings and enjoy.
2) Rustic Roasted Winter Vegetable Chowder
Speaking of creamy and delicious soups to enjoy, this roasted veggie chowder is definitely high on the must-try list.
It features tasty veggies like sweet potatoes, butternut squash, carrots and more, well-roasted, and cooked to perfection in a nice juicy and properly seasoned broth.
It’s super delicious, healthy, vegetarian, and also very easily made vegan too.
3) Sheet Pan Chicken with Balsamic Dijon Sauce
Looking for a quick, easy and stress-free way to prepare dinner this season? This delicious sheet pan chicken is the answer to your prayers.
It includes seasonal favorites like butternut squash, alongside other tasty veggies and juicy chicken, all covered in a nice vinegar, mustard and honey sauce.
Not only is it super delicious, but it also comes together in under 30 minutes from scratch. Plus, the fact that it’s prepared in a sheet pan, means cleanup is way easier. A win on all sides.
4) Western Mozzarella Meat Loaf
If you thought your regular meatloaf was as good as it gets, then wait till you try this mozzarella-stuffed meatloaf.
Everything about this delight screams “comfort food”, and making it is way easier than you think. You’ll be licking your fingers afterwards.
5) Creamy Tortellini Soup
Making delicious and comforting meals doesn’t always have to be a chore. And this tortellini soup is perfect proof of that.
This creamy mixture of tortellini pasta, Italian sausage, kale, and other amazing ingredients, takes less than 30 minutes to make from scratch. And it’s loaded with good flavor.
6) Broccoli Cheddar Soup
Still on the topic of creamy, delicious and comforting soups to make in under 30 minutes, this broccoli cheddar soup is definitely a must try.
It’s super easy to make, incredibly delicious, and also loaded with nutrients as well.
7) Hearty Dutch Oven Beef Stew
If chunks of juicy and tender beef, alongside tasty veggies like carrots and potatoes, in a rich and creamy stew doesn’t make your mouth water, then I don’t know what will.
This Dutch oven beef stew is the perfect comfort food for the winter. And even though it takes a bit of time to prepare, it’s totally worth it.
8) Classic Stuffed Peppers
Stuffed veggies, when made right, are always sure to be a hit at the dinner table. And this classic stuffed pepper recipe, is just what you want to be serving for dinner this winter.
With juicy ground beef, rice, and tomato stuffing, and topped with all the cheesy goodness you love, there’s no way you could resist this.
9) Chicken Pot Pie
Another classic delight that’s sure to leave everyone screaming for more. From it’s simple but tasty buttery crust, to its creamy chicken and veggie filling, this chicken pot pie is sure to leave you satisfied.
10) Chicken and Dumplings
This yummy homemade chicken and dumplings look (and tastes) like something you’ll get right out of a 5-star restaurant.
You’ll be surprised to know this delicacy can be made pretty easily, and with ingredients you probably have lying around in your pantry.
From the simple and tasty 5-minute dumplings, to the thick, delicious and flavorful chicken soup, you’ll be going back for seconds.
11) Thai Red Curry with Vegetables
Packed with an array of colorful and tasty veggies, and bursting with good flavor, this Thai red curry will give your favorite takeout spot a run for its money.
And even though this recipe is 100% plant based, it’s sure to make even the most ardent meat-lovers drool. And it comes together in just a little over 30 minutes. Talk about the perfect weeknight dinner.
12) Beef Stroganoff With Sour Cream
Soft, juicy and tender chunks of beef, cooked to perfection in a nice creamy mushroom sauce is just about what you need to cure your winter blues (if any).
This yummy beef stroganoff is pretty easy to put together, and sure to leave you licking your plates afterwards.
Serve over some noodles, zucchini noodles (if you’re keeping things low carb), rice or your preferred grain of choice.
13) Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole
This pasta casserole is blessed with all the yummy flavors of your favorite cheeseburger, combined with goodness of tasty bacon. And it comes together in about 30 minutes from scratch too.
The simple and delicious one-pot dinner will be the answer to your prayers on even the busiest of weeknights. And there’s not a soul who wouldn’t love this.
14) Spinach Artichoke Macaroni and Cheese
Take your comfort food game to the next level with this amazing spinach and artichoke mac and cheese. The combination of the two veggies adds a unique flavor you never knew you needed.
Plus, this version combines 4 different types of cheese, so you can be sure you’re not missing out on any of the cheesy goodness at all. And it comes together pretty quickly too.
15) Instant Pot Cauliflower Tikka Masala
Your search for the ultimate vegan comfort food ends here. This creamy, plant-based cauliflower tikka masala is bursting with all the flavors from your favorite Indian takeout.
Plus, it comes together in just about 30 minutes from start to finish, making it the perfect weeknight dinner even on busy days.
16) Chicken Quinoa and Broccoli Casserole
For something this good, you’d be surprised how easy it is to make.
This drool-worthy casserole is the perfect combination of juicy chicken, bacon, quinoa, broccoli, and more than enough cheesy goodness. The perfect blend of yummy and healthy.
17) Easy Healthy Lasagna
Who says comfort food can’t be healthy? This turkey lasagna is packed with all the tasty, yummy and cheesy goodness you crave, and with only a fraction of the calories.
Plus, it comes together easily in under an hour from start to finish. Once you try it, you’ll want to keep having it on repeat.
18) French Onion Soup
Another yummy and cozy delight to satisfy your cravings this winter. The classic and well-loved French onion soup is popular for all the good reasons.
It features perfectly caramelized onions cooked in a well-seasoned beef stock, and topped with toasted bread and generous amounts of cheese. What more could you possibly ask for?
19) Lemony Garlic Chicken and Orzo Soup
Packed with tasty veggies, tender juicy chicken, and blessed with some of the best herbs, this soup is both nutritious, healthy and delicious.
20) Easy One-Pot Pasta
Busy weeknights have got nothing on you. This delicious one pot pasta is sure to fill your bellies and leave you smiling. And it comes together in just 20 minutes from scratch.
It perfectly combines veggies like zucchini, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes and spinach, in a creamy and equally tasty pasta sauce. Easy, healthy and 100% plant-based.
21) Winter Minestrone Soup
Thick, creamy, veggie-packed soups are the way to go when the cold weather hits.
This winter minestrone soup combines a variety of tasty veggies, like potatoes, carrots and cauliflower, alongside several varieties of beans, and other amazing ingredients into one super tasty and healthy bowl of comfort.
Easy to make, super delicious, and sure to leave you satisfied.
22) Creamy Garlic Pork Chops
It really can’t get much better than this. Also ready in under 30 minutes from scratch. Perfecto
23) Chicken Piccata
This Italian delicacy features tender and juicy chicken coated in flour, and cooked to perfection in a buttery lemon pan sauce, topped with capers.
It sure packs a ton of flavor, and comes together pretty easily, making it the perfect weeknight dinner option. Serve over some pasta noodles or zucchini noodles (for low carb dieters) and enjoy.
24) Easy Chicken Enchiladas
This list certainly wouldn’t be complete without some delicious Mexican delights. If you’re looking for a quick, easy and tasty dinner to whip up at a moment’s notice, then you can’t possibly go wrong with these Chicken enchiladas.
With perfectly seasoned chicken and cheese, rolled up in tortillas and covered in an equally tasty enchilada sauce, you can very well consider your cravings satisfied.
This yummy chicken enchilada comes together in under 30 minutes too, making it the perfect weeknight dinner.
25) Classic Cabbage Rolls
Tender and juicy ground beef, combined with rice and onions, rolled up in cabbage leaves and cooked to perfection in a juicy tomato sauce. These cabbage rolls are easy, healthy, and absolutely delicious. You’ll be sure to get addicted.
These 25 incredible winter dinners will keep you satisfied, and cozy all season long.
Which one was your favorite? Let me know down below.