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Everyone has that one food you make when you need a little pick-me-up. Maybe it’s not always the healthiest, but if it makes you feel good then you deserve it. Enjoy these comfort food recipes.

Enjoy Honey Barbecue Roast Chicken

Enjoy Honey Barbecue Roast Chicken

Learn how to turn roast chicken into something extraordinary.

Make Pumpkin Maple Crème Caramel

Make Pumpkin Maple Crème Caramel

This custard dessert is the ultimate Fall comfort food of sweet and silky goodness.

Make Ricotta Stuffed Shells with Pumpkin Alfredo

Make Ricotta Stuffed Shells with Pumpkin Alfredo

These jumbo shells are covered in a rich pumpkin sauce for a Fall comfort food.

Soothe Your Soul with Crespelle in Brodo, Italian Crepes in Broth

Soothe Your Soul with Crespelle in Brodo, Italian Crepes ...

Crespelle is a traditional Italian dish featuring crepes served in a hot chicken broth.

Welcome Fall with Pot Roasted Chicken

Welcome Fall with Pot Roasted Chicken

Try this alternative way to roast chicken regardless of your cooking equipment or kitchen.

Bake Sour Cherry Chocolate Scones

Bake Sour Cherry Chocolate Scones

The tartness of the cherries sings against the richness of the chocolate chunks.

Make Vegetarian Chili with Cornbread Dumplings

Make Vegetarian Chili with Cornbread Dumplings

This weeknight chili won't weigh you down, but it is still a hearty meal.

Change It Up With Pumpkin Tapioca

Change It Up With Pumpkin Tapioca

Put some variety into fall desserts with this recipe.

Make Crepes with Honey Ricotta and Blueberry Sauce

Make Crepes with Honey Ricotta and Blueberry Sauce

Smear the ricotta filling and drizzle blueberry sauce over this breakfast indulgence.

Make Spicy Roasted Tomato and Corn Soup

Make Spicy Roasted Tomato and Corn Soup

The ingredients are all roasted together and blended into a light and sweet soup.

Make Smoked Cheddar Mac 'n Cheese

Make Smoked Cheddar Mac 'n Cheese

This grown-up version of a childhood favorite is decadent and peppery.

Make Shakshouka for a Hearty Meal

Make Shakshouka for a Hearty Meal

This Tunisian recipe consists of eggs poached in a flavorful tomato sauce.

Serve Beef and Stout Stew Over Mashed Potatoes

Serve Beef and Stout Stew Over Mashed Potatoes

This classic British pub fare is hearty and comforting for cold winter nights.

Bake Banana Walnut and Coconut Muffins

Bake Banana Walnut and Coconut Muffins

For a healthier breakfast, try these paleo muffins to start the day.

Prepare a Soothing Bowl of Spare Rib Noodle Soup

Prepare a Soothing Bowl of Spare Rib Noodle Soup

Make this mouth-watering broth with pork ribs, vegetables and noodle broth.

Make Chili Meatloaf for a Cozy Meal

Make Chili Meatloaf for a Cozy Meal

Combine the flavors of two belly-warming comfort foods in one satisfying dish.

Try Portobello au Poivre for Dinner

Try Portobello au Poivre for Dinner

Portobello au Poivre is a lighter, vegetarian version of Steak au Poivre.

Bake Roasted Squash Cornbread

Bake Roasted Squash Cornbread

The squash provides a rich, golden color and a moist crumb to this Fall dish.

Bake Pumpkin Spice Biscotti at Home

Bake Pumpkin Spice Biscotti at Home

Pass on the coffee house version and infuse Fall flavor into this morning treat.

Have a Bowl of Fall Granola

Have a Bowl of Fall Granola

Throw together some of the best autumn ingredients of all into a batch of granola.

Maximize Flavor in Vegetable Lasagna

Maximize Flavor in Vegetable Lasagna

This recipe features roasted vegetables, a rich tomato sauce, and a unique bechamel sauce.

Help New Moms Regain Strength with Cake

Help New Moms Regain Strength with Cake

Groaning cakes are a traditional dish packed with nutrients for postpartum care.

Prepare Lentils Stewed in Tomatoes and Red Wine

Prepare Lentils Stewed in Tomatoes and Red Wine

This hearty, warming and flavorful lentil stew is a great way to use up frozen tomatoes.

Warm Up with Double Carrot Stew

Warm Up with Double Carrot Stew

Add carrot to your braising liquid for extra sweetness in this stew with beef and onions.

Warm Your Belly with Pumpkin Apple Baked Beans

Warm Your Belly with Pumpkin Apple Baked Beans

These baked beans create a sweet and tasty comfort food, perfect for a chilly fall day.

Honoring Marcella Hazan with Her Parmesan Risotto

Honoring Marcella Hazan with Her Parmesan Risotto

The respected cookbook author was a leader in Italian cuisine until her passing.

Tuscan Farro, Vegetable and White Bean Stew

Tuscan Farro, Vegetable and White Bean Stew

This delicious, healthy soup helps you use the veggies already in your refrigerator!

Brighten Up Dinner with This Chicken Pepper Stew

Brighten Up Dinner with This Chicken Pepper Stew

Simmer together red and yellow bell peppers and stewed tomatoes for a vibrant stew.

It's Fall! Let's Bake Pumpkin Bread!

It's Fall! Let's Bake Pumpkin Bread!

Adrianna Adarme shares this hearty recipe. Customize with your own favorite Autumn flair.

Bake Apple Pie Without a Crust

Bake Apple Pie Without a Crust

This apple pie recipe is prepared within the apple for a Fall treat.

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