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Comfort Classics Recipes

When the weather turns cooler, fill your menu with classic comfort food recipes!

New England Clam Chowder Soup in a Bread Bowl.

New England Clam Chowder Soup in a Bread Bowl

This is one of my husbands favorite recipes. In fact, he makes this recipe ...

A Stuffed Pork Chop on a plate.

Stuffed Pork Chops

This is really easier than it looks when you use packaged stuffing mix. This is ...

A bowl of So Easy Homemade Beer Cheese.

So Easy Homemade Beer Cheese

This recipe came from one of my mother's cookbooks from the '70s. Not as detailed ...

Slices of Meatloaf With A Tomato Beef Sauce on two plates.

Meatloaf With A Tomato Beef Sauce

My husband and I ate at this little Inn in California and asked what was ...

Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheese potatoes ready to be served.

Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheese Potatoes

I was looking for a different side dish. This is my concoction and I will ...

Pot Roast With Sour Cream Gravy.

Pot Roast With Sour Cream Gravy

An easy and delicious way to sneak in some veggies!

Chicken Cordon Bleu With Swiss Dijon Alfredo Sauce.

Chicken Cordon Bleu W/Swiss Dijon Alfredo Sauce

I sometimes have an issue with the Swiss cheese oozing out of my chicken cordon ...

A big bowl of Granny's Creamy Mashed Potatoes.

Granny's Creamy Mash Potatoes

My Mash Potatoes for Thanksgiving were a smash according to my two grandsons. My youngest ...

A platter of Lisa's Original Herbed Fried Chicken.

Lisa's Original Herbed Fried Chicken Mix -UPDATED!

I get a lot of compliments on my fried chicken. I've adjusted and experimented a ...

Creamy Stovetop Rice Pudding ready to be served.

Creamy Stovetop Rice Pudding

This is a lovely creamy rice pudding that is very simple to make. It is ...

Meatball Grinders dusted with Parmesan cheese.

Meatball Grinders

These are so good and easy to make. The best thing about it is you ...

Bowls of Shrimp and Grits.

Shrimp and Grits

So, being from NY, I could not imagine this combo. After one taste out to ...

A platter of French Fried Onion Rings.

French Fried Onion Rings

Who doesn't love onion rings? I do but didn't know it was really easy to ...

These r so ooey gooey good!  Make sure that you only heat them in the foil for a short time to melt the cheese and cook the onion slightly or you will have buns stuck to the foil.

Aunt Kathy's Oven Burgers

These burgers are simple and delicious. My guy's Aunt Kathy made these when I first ...

Inside Sweetie Pie's Mac & Cheese.

Sweetie Pie's Mac & Cheese

This local restaurant serves up great soul food and southern-style cooking. Given the ingredients in ...

A platter of Sugar Doughnuts From Canned Biscuits.

Canned Biscuit Sugar Donuts

My mother made these for us since we were young, and she made them when ...

A large bowl of Beef Tips and Noodles.

Beef Tips and Noodles

WOW! This one surprised even me. I put some special ingredients into this one. A ...

Irish Cheddar Juicy Lucy cut in half.

Irish Cheddar Juicy Lucy (St Patricks Day)

If you never had a Juicy Lucy before, it's basically a cheeseburger, with the exception ...

A large bowl of Southern Fried Cabbage.

Southern Fried Cabbage

This was my favorite growing up and still is on New Year's Eve, which was ...

Beef Broth Gravy poured over meatloaf and mashed potatoes.

Beef Broth Gravy

I don't particularly care for roast beef, but my family loves it so sometimes I ...

Chicken Fried Steak on a plate with potatoes and green beans.

Chicken Fried Steak

I love a good chicken fried steak and just have no luck using cubed steak, ...

Homemade Ham and Scalloped Potatoes ready to be served.

Homemade Ham and Scalloped Potatoes

It's the perfect comfort meal on a chilly day! ***Disclaimer - 99% of the dishes represented ...