Ina Garten's 20 Best Comfort Food Recipes Will Get You Through Winter

A cozy night in, courtesy of the Barefoot Contessa

What we love about winter: We get to stay in and indulge in our favorite soul-warming, ultra-comforting dishes. Like these 20 tried-and-true comfort-food recipes from our food idol, Ina Garten.

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Roasted Tomato-basil Soup

Those are grilled cheese croutons, people.

Grown-up Mac And Cheese

This is all we need to get us through February.

Mustard Roasted Chicken

And you thought roast chicken was boring.


Turkey Lasagna

Layers upon layers of cheesy, carby goodness.


Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

Vegetables count as comfort food when they taste like this.


Weeknight Bolognese

You can whip up this easy pasta in about 30 minutes.

Herbed Baked Eggs

Well, we just became morning people.

Ultimate Grilled Cheese

Parmesan, Gruyère and sharp cheddar are the cheesy trifecta.

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Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

A salad can be considered comfort food, especially when dressed with a warm cider vinaigrette.

Chicken Potie

When it’s below 40 degrees, we’ll be feasting on this.

Challah French Toast

Can’t every morning start with this?

Winter Minestrone And Garlic Bruschetta

You’re going to need that bruschetta to sop up this hearty soup.

Baked Fontina

Serve the whole thing right in the cast-iron skillet.

Parmesan Chicken

There’s nothing that doesn’t taste incredible with a Parmesan cheese crust.

Pasta Alla Vecchia Bettola

The best damn penne alla vodka you’ll ever try.

Meat Loaf

The remedy for cold winter nights.

Holdsworth and Walter

Roquefort And Parmesan Soufflé

So. Much. Cheese.

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Upperlyne and Co.

Spring Green Risotto

Despite the springtime reference this risotto is seasonless.

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Old-fashioned Apple Crisp

Who needs pie crust when you have a delightful cinnamon topping?

Skillet Brownies

The only acceptable way to eat this is à la mode.

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