This classic shrimp etouffee is rich and flavorful and makes a great dish to serve to guests yet easy enough for a weekend dinner. Although this dish is a meal in itself, I like to serve it with a cool and refreshing Israeli Salad, a Read More..
Tag: comfort food
Sometimes classic comfort food is just what you need at the end of a hectic day. This classic macaroni and cheese is one that feels like it came from Grandma’s kitchen. For my favorite Southern comfort meal, I like to serve Classic Macaroni And Cheese Read More..
Creamy scalloped potatoes are an easy, elegant side dish that is perfect for holiday meals, potlucks, Sunday dinners, or even backyard barbecues. My family loves this dish on any given Sunday dinner with a Perfect Filet Mignon, a Cheesy Spinach Souffle, and a Classic Wedge Read More..
Is there anything more comforting and homey than waking up to the smell of homemade cinnamon rolls? No, but they are too labor-intensive and take too long? Not anymore. These easy cinnamon rolls make it simple enough to whip up warm cinnamon rolls for your Read More..
Succulent beef and bacon; tender vegetables; and a rich, hearty gravy, savory Irish beef stew is comfort food at its best and perfect for dinner on a chilly evening. Have you ever had Irish beef stew? Beef, beer, wine, vegetables…do I really have to go Read More..
This Irish potato leek soup is savory, creamy, cheesy, and so very satisfying. Serve it with a crusty loaf of bread and a Spinach Salad With Bacon Dressing for a delicious dinner on a cool March evening – like St. Patrick’s Day! If you’re looking Read More..
This is pure comfort food in the form of a classic childhood favorite. This recipe for Spaghettios And Meatballs is a more grownup, tastier, and sophisticated version of the food you grew up eating. When my family was young, I had a major case of Read More..
Craving Italian fare, but you’re favorite place is closed or you just don’t feel like going out? This recipe for Ricotta Gnocchi In Easy Pomodoro Sauce is surprisingly easy and delicious. The ricotta cheese makes the gnocchi pillowy soft and tender and the sauce comes Read More..
Nothing tastes more like Autumn than a delicious bowl of homemade pumpkin ravioli in sage brown butter sauce, especially when garnished with toasted pecans and a dusting of amaretti cookie for a tiny touch of sweetness. I like to serve this with a starter of Read More..
This comforting shepherd’s pie is a hearty, warm casserole that is an entire meal in itself. Ground beef and vegetables in a rich gravy are topped with a cheesy, fluffy, mashed potato topping. I like to serve this beside a simple vegetable salad, like my Read More..
This iconic Pittsburgh style ham barbecue sandwich is a craveable chopped meat sandwich simmered in a sweet and sour sauce. Every family in Pittsburgh had their variation on the recipe. My family adored pickle relish in ours. I love the tart, dill pickle tastes with Read More..
If you’ve never had ‘Jewish Penicillin’, then you are in for a treat! This classic matzoh ball soup has tender, rich matzoh balls in flavorful homemade chicken stock. This recipe is a weekend project, but it serves a lot of people, freezes beautifully, and is Read More..
Is there anything that feels more homey and comforting than a roasted chicken? This lemon herb-roasted chicken takes your mom’s Sunday roasted chicken and bumps it up a notch. It’s flavored with fresh lemon, thyme, rosemary, and sage, onion, wine, and chicken stock. It’s moist, Read More..
This classic tuna melt is so easy to throw together for a weeknight dinner. It’s perfect in its simplicity – the buttery crunch of the bread, the gooey cheese, and savory tuna filling make for the ultimate comfort food. You may find yourself craving these Read More..
An easy one-pan meal that uses leftover beef and some of the cans you have stockpiled in your pantry. Ready in less than 20 minutes, this simple enchilada skillet will be a family favorite. As you can see, this isn’t a pretty dish, but it Read More..