Comfort Foods

Warm up your table with casseroles, slow-cooker meals, prizewinning recipes and other Midwest favorites.

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Easy Casserole and Hotdish Recipes
Warm up your table with these hearty, satisfying meals from the oven.
Favorite Midwest Hometown Recipes
Sample a taste of the Midwest with these recipes that reflect Heartland tradition and ingredients, from South Dakota peach kuchen to Iowa corn chowder.
Fall Comfort Foods You'll Want to Indulge in Right Now
As the days chill, comfort foods call. Try our recipes for pizzas, mac and cheese, chili, meat loaf, pork chops and more. 
Super Slow-Cooker Potluck Recipes
Slow-cooker recipes to bring to your next potluck get-together or party: appetizers, main dishes, sides, desserts and drinks!
Top Chicken Casserole Recipes
Mix chicken with rice, noodles, veggies, cheese and more to create our 25 warm and comforting chicken casseroles and hotdishes.
Readers' Choice Fall Comfort Foods
What do you love to cook in fall? Chili, stew, pot roast, meat loaf, pie, pumpkin bread, squash, dumplings, beans, sweet potatoes—that's what our Facebook fans tell us. Dig in to these recipes inspired by your comments!

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25 Fall Slow-Cooker Recipes
A small investment of time in the morning—peeling onions, chopping carrots, browning beef—pays off in the evening, when you come in from raking leaves or cheering the home team and find a stew, pot roast or another fall dish ready in the slow cooker.
Irresistible Slow-Cooker Appetizers
Make zesty meatballs, tender pulled meat, crunchy snack mixes and savory dips in your slow cooker—perfect for serving at your next gathering.
State Fair Blue-Ribbon Recipes

This exclusive collection of all-star recipes shared by some of the legends of Midwest state fair cook-offs features treats such as Whoopie Pie Cake, True Butterscotch Pie and Cloverleaf Rolls.