Recipe Index: Comfort Food

Chicken Pot Pie (photo)

Chicken Pot Pie

Classic chicken pot pie recipe from Marshall Field's. Chicken, celery, onion, carrots, peas, parsley, and thyme baked in a large ramekin lined and topped with pie crust.
Chorizo Mac and Cheese (photo)

Chorizo Mac and Cheese

Baked macaroni with a sauce of cheddar and pepper jack cheese and Mexican chorizo.
Cinnamon Toast (photo)

Cinnamon Toast

Cinnamon toast! Sliced bread, toasted, buttered, and sprinkled with a mix of cinnamon and sugar.
Civil War Macaroni and Cheese (photo)

Civil War Macaroni and Cheese

Easy mac cheese recipe based on an authentic American Civil War era recipe for maccaroni cheese.
Classic Meatloaf on Simply Recipes

Classic Meatloaf

Traditional meatloaf recipe with the delicious twist of using Italian pork sausage in addition to ground beef. Also includes onion, celery, garlic, egg, parsley, and bread crumbs.
Colcannon (photo)

Colcannon

Irish mashed potatoes mixed with greens and scallions and lots of butter and cream.
Corned Beef and Cabbage on Simply Recipes

Corned Beef and Cabbage

Corned beef and cabbage prepared two ways, one baked with cloves and sweet hot honey mustard, the other boiled in spiced water.
Cowboy Beans (photo)

Cowboy Beans

Slow-cooked cowboy beans with pinto beans, ham hocks, barbecue sauce, and coffee. Great accompaniment to a summer barbecue.
Crispy Hash Browns (photo)

Crispy Hash Browns

Crispy hash browns recipe. Method for making perfectly browned and crispy hash brown potatoes.
Dad's Stuffed Bell Peppers (photo)

Dad’s Stuffed Bell Peppers

Bell peppers stuffed with a mixture of ground beef, rice, onions, tomatoes, and spices. Classic American stuffed bell peppers recipe.
Easy Shepherd's Pie (photo)

Easy Shepherd’s Pie

American favorite shepherd's pie recipe, casserole with ground beef, vegetables such as carrots, corn, and peas, topped with mashed potatoes.
Fancy Hot Dogs (photo)

Fancy Hot Dogs

Hot dog slices sautéed in butter with onions, with a sour cream sauce. Served with pasta.
Fettuccine Alfredo (photo)

Fettuccine Alfredo

Two approaches for fettuccine Alfredo, a traditional Italian version with butter and Parmesan, and a more modern version with cream and nutmeg.
Fried Catfish (photo)

Fried Catfish

Crispy fried catfish fillets coated in a seasoned cornmeal crust.
Green Chile Mac and Cheese on Simply Recipes

Green Chile Mac and Cheese

Oven baked macaroni and cheese casserole with roasted green chiles and corn.
Grilled Polish Sausage (photo)

Grilled Polish Sausage

Grilled polish sausage with sauerkraut and onions, simmered in beer, spiced with caraway seeds.
Grits with Corn and Onion Greens (photo)

Grits with Corn and Onion Greens

Savory grits with extra corn and green onion greens, Parmesan cheese, and parsley.
Ham, Potato and Leek Soup (photo)

Ham, Potato and Leek Soup

Warm, creamy, filling soup with russet potatoes, fresh leeks, and chopped ham.
Hamburger and Macaroni on Simply Recipes

Hamburger and Macaroni

American comfort classic hamburger and macaroni recipe. Browned ground beef cooked in a tomato onion sauce, mixed in with elbow macaroni.
Italian Meatballs (photo)

Italian Meatballs

Classic Italian-American style meatballs, huge, pillowy soft and loaded with herbs and cheese, mixed with ground beef and pork, served with a traditional tomato sauce.
Kentucky Burgoo (photo)

Kentucky Burgoo

A Kentucky Derby favorite, Kentucky Burgoo stew, with pork, beef chuck, and chicken for meat, and corn, carrots, onion, celery, and lima beans.
Lasagna on Simply Recipes

Lasagna

Classic lasagna recipe with ground beef, onion, Mozzarella, Ricotta, and Parmesan cheeses, tomato sauce and lasagna noodles.
Lasagna Bolognese on Simply Recipes

Lasagna Bolognese

Traditional Lasagna Bolognese. Layers of flat lasagna noodles baked with alternating layers of slow-cooked Bolognese sauce, bechamel, and Parmesan cheese.
Lentils and Ham (photo)

Lentils and Ham

Lentils cooked in a rich broth made from leftover ham and served with slices of that same leftover ham.
Linguini with Clam Sauce (photo)

Linguini with Clam Sauce

Classic Italian-American linguini with clam sauce with fresh and canned clams, tomatoes and a little fennel and anise-flavored liqueur.