The 19 Coziest Recipes from Queen Ina Garten

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Vodka & Biscuits

Ina called, and she’s wondering if you’d want to join her and Jeffrey for a winter dinner in the Hamptons. OK, so maybe she didn’t call, but we can still pretend we’re with our favorite duo by cooking up a few Ina recipes that have a special way of warming us up on chilly nights. Presenting: the coziest recipes from Queen Garten. (Cue the Barefoot Contessa theme song.)

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Little Broken


Turkey Lasagna

Blankets of noodles. Need we say more?

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Quentin Bacon


Weeknight Bolognese

Tastes like you were cooking for hours. (Spoiler: You weren’t.)

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Recipe Diaries


Ina Garten’s Perfect Roast Chicken

For Fridays with Jeffrey.

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Vodka & Biscuits



Like a Greek baked ziti…but better.

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Food Network


Mac and Cheese

Dive into this multi-cheese wonder.

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Baked Northwest


Wild Mushroom and Farro Soup

Savory ’shrooms and grains will warm you right up.

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Home Is Where the Boat Is


Winter Minestrone

The beans and butternut squash are comforting and filling.

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Ezra Pound Cake


Creamed Spinach Gratin

Greens are always better when covered in cheese.

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Maura McEvoy


Chicken Stew with Biscuits

Aka the secret to happiness.

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Dinner then Dessert


Baked Fontina Cheese Dip

What’s more cozy than a pool of melted cheese? (Nothing.)

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Once Upon a Recipe


Chicken Potpiie

Bury us in a piecrust, please.

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Not Without Salt


Chicken Chili

The Contessa loves her poultry.

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Quentin Bacon


Easy Parmesan Risotto

Get this: You only have to stir it once.

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Food Network


Winter Squash Soup

Don’t skip the sourdough croutons…or the Gruyère.

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Alexandra Cooks


Pasta Alla Vecchia Bettola

Is it cool if we slurp up the extra vodka sauce with a spoon?

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The Food Charlatan



It might be better than Mom’s…shhh.

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Freeze some ahead of time, and you’ll be set for the busiest of weeknights.

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Quentin Bacon


Onion and Fennel Soup Gratin

This one involves sherry, Cognac and Sauv Blanc. We’re in.

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Food Network


Herb and Apple Bread Pudding

Do you think Ina will join if we make this?


Senior Food Editor

Katherine Gillen is PureWow’s senior food editor. She’s a writer, recipe developer and food stylist with a degree in culinary arts and professional experience in New York City...