Comfort Foods

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

Most Recent

Winter Comfort Food Recipes

Amy Thielen, author of "The New Midwestern Table" and star of Food Network's "Heartland Table," shares six of her favorite winter comfort food recipes, including morning buns, old-fashioned potato doughnuts, chicken paprikash, and classic chicken and wild rice hotdish.

Our Best Casserole and Hotdish Recipes

Warm up your table with these 30 hearty, satisfying meals from the oven.

Our Best Fall Comfort Foods

Meatloaf, pork chops, macaroni and cheese, chili, muffins and more! Indulge in some of our favorite fall foods.

10 Top Recipes for Cast-Iron Pans

These 10 recipes will inspire you to pull a cast-iron pan—yours, your mother's or your grandmother's—off the shelf.

20 Beef Slow-Cooker Recipes You'll Love

Make tender pot roasts, delicious ribs, hot sandwiches and hearty stews with our beef slow-cooker ideas.

40 Favorite Comfort Food Recipes

Macaroni and cheese, Amish apple dumplings and chicken pot pie are among our Midwest comfort food favorites.

More Comfort Foods

Cobbler and Crisp Recipes

See our best cobbler and crisp recipes including blueberry cobbler, rhubarb crunch, slow-cooker cherry-nut cobbler, cherry cobbler, peach dumplings, blackberry cobbler and more.

Homemade Macaroni and Cheese Recipes

These cheesy, creamy macaroni recipes will put your pasta-from-a-box to shame.

Fall Side Dish Recipes You'll Love

These fall-inspired veggie and potato side dishes might steal the show at the dinner table. Try creamy scalloped potatoes, cauliflower gratin, roasted Brussels sprouts, hash brown casserole, corn pudding and more.