Best Winter Recipes

The Top Ten

It's time for my favorite recipes for winter! When it turns cold outside (er, is it cold outside?) these are the recipes to turn to for comfort. These best winter recipes will warm you up inside and out, will warm your home, and make your house smell fantastic. Your whole family will enjoy my best winter recipes. And so will you, since they are all easy to make!

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    Beef Cheese Pan Quiche. Linda Larsen
    If you love quiche, this is the recipe for you. It's a thin quiche made in a jelly roll pan, so it makes a ton. And it's rich and comforting and perfect every time.
  • 02 of 10
    Baked Mac and Cheese
    Baked Mac and Cheese. Linda Larsen

    This fabulous recipe makes the most decadent mac and cheese you have ever tasted. Ever.

  • 03 of 10
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    Perfect Pot Roast. Linda Larsen
    This is the ultimate and classic comfort food, and it cooks in your crockpot to make it even easier. This perfect pot roast will warm you up, inside and out!
  • 04 of 10
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    Chocolate Oatmeal Cake. Linda Larsen
    Since my birthday and my husband's both fall in January, I'm thinking of recipes that we both love to eat for this season's list. One of his favorite cakes is German Chocolate Cake. I've improved upon the classic by adding oatmeal and a broiled topping full of coconut and chocolate. Yum.
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  • 05 of 10
    Mexican Pizza
    Mexican Pizza. Linda Larsen
    This fabulous recipe is one of the first I ever created. It's rich and satisfying and perfect for a cold winter night. Make the crust ahead of time and the topping too, then when you're ready to bake all you have to do is assemble the pizzas and pop them in the oven.
  • 06 of 10
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    All in the Slow Cooker Spaghetti and Meatballs. Linda Larsen
    This is one of my favorite recipes of all time. I've served it to company, to family, and eaten most of it all by myself! You'll love it too.
  • 07 of 10
    Orange Curried Crockpot Chicken
    Orange Curried Crockpot Chicken. Linda Larsen

    This wonderful recipe was converted from a stovetop recipe to cook in the slow cooker. It's fragrant, delicious, and satisfying, with meltingly tender chicken.

  • 08 of 10
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    Ham Stuffed Manicotti. Linda Larsen

    Ham Stuffed Manicotti is my favorite recipe for using leftover ham from Christmas. This elegant and delicious recipe is easy to make.

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  • 09 of 10

    Brie Apple and Bacon Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

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    Grilled Brie Apple and Bacon Sandwich. Linda Larsen

    Grilled cheese sandwiches are the perfect comfort food in winter. And this combination is simply sublime.

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    Corned Beef and Cabbage Tarts

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    Corned Beef Cabbage Tartlets. Linda Larsen

    For some reason, I only serve this recipe in the winter months. Once I served it to company along with Fresh Tomato Soup (using canned tomatoes) and a green salad. It was a smash!