Warm-You-Up Meals

When the temperatures are freezing, there’s nothing better than a hot and hearty meal. Winter is the perfect time to indulge in comfort foods.

Skillet gnocchi with chard and white beans

This one-skillet blend of leafy greens, diced tomatoes, white beans, gnocchi and mozzarella will please everyone in your family. It serves six and takes just 30 minutes to prepare.

Potato-leek focaccia

You have to make the dough and the topping for this savory recipe, but it’s worth the extra effort. The dough is made from potatoes and extra-virgin olive oil, and the topping consists of leeks, thyme leaves, olive oil, white truffle oil and Emmental cheese. It takes about 50 minutes to prepare, and it’s healthy and delicious.

Chicken pot pie

Few recipes exude comfort food more than chicken pot pie. This indulgent recipe features boneless chicken thighs, onion, celery, carrots, thyme, green peas, mushrooms, heavy cream, hot sauce and Worcestershire sauce. It serves four.

Butternut squash and carrot soup

Soup warms you up almost immediately, and this recipe is sure to become a favorite in your family. It combines butternut squash, carrots, a leek or onion, chicken broth, nutmeg, light cream, and—if you want some extra texture and flavor—toss some toasted pumpkin seeds and/or fresh tarragon sprigs on top.