Cook cozy, comforting, gluten-free hearty meal recipes to satisfy hungry appetites at your table. These healthy, clean-eating easy recipes include the yummiest home-cooked soul-filling foods like soups, stews, roasts, pot pies, and more.
Rich and spicy with the sweet, briny flavor of shellfish, our recipe for Étouffée (pronounced ay-too-fay) uses a traditional French-style blonde butter roux to make a thick, velvety stew served over rice with plenty of crawfish and Creole seasonings.
Oven-baked Classic Chicken Pot Pie is among the most popular comforting meals ever – filled with delicious gravy loaded with vegetables and satisfying savory flavor. In this recipe, we re-create this iconic, delicious pot pie in all its glory, only now it’s gluten-free!
Use this secret-weapon steak marinade recipe to make your next grilled steak dinner extra tasty! Stir this savory Florentine Balsamic and Rosemary Marinade together in just a few minutes, then let your favorite cut of steak bathe in the magical light mixture for hours to bring out the natural flavor of the juicy steak. To make the marinade, chop fresh rosemary, add balsamic vinegar, a little lemon zest, and the best extra virgin olive oil you can afford, and get ready for delicious!
A mix of tender fish with shrimp bathed in a savory white sauce with leeks and peas then baked beneath a blanket of creamy mashed potatoes. Fish pie is the culinary equivalent of a warm “blankie” to cuddle and warm your tummy despite the lacking pastry crust. It’s easy to make ahead and perfect for cooler days during the Lenten season. So, who could fail to court flakey cod, fall head over heels over haddock, or satiate on salmon and shrimps when wrapped in a succulent velvety sauce underneath a crowd-pleasing crust of golden mashed potato?
Nothing says “I Love You” more than a home-cooked meal. And what could be better than hearty, filling, beef, and veggies mingling for hours to make the most tantalizing roasted smells and great eats coming from the kitchen? So we invite you to warm up this Valentine’s Day or any chilly day needing a little love from your kitchen with our classic oven-braised Beef Pot Roast with Homestyle Garlic Mashed Potatoes. It’s an easy-to-make comfort food dinner that’s simple enough for even the most novice cook and delivers impressive loving results every time!
You’ll love this Butternut Squash & Mushroom Chicken (or Turkey) Pot Pie with its flakey puff pastry crust. This yummy, comforting dish is the best pot pie recipe from scratch. It takes a short 15 minutes to prep and finishes cooking up in the oven, so you don’t have too much to do, and the side benefits are that your house will smell amazing!
A match made in heaven. It’s time to indulge your senses and say bye, bye to your ole’ macaroni and cheese sidekick, and hello to savory smoked cheesy goodness with our Smokey Grill-Baked Lobster Macaroni & Cheese. Minced garlic, fresh peppers, imitation lobster, Colby, and Asiago cheeses get hitched for a rustic grill-baked skillet that’s full of flavor!
Move over blue-box! There’s a new Mac-and-Cheese in town (actually a great family heirloom recipe for it) that’ll knock your socks off!! This childhood favorite macaroni and cheese is a hit with everyone – kids and adults – and it’s super easy to throw together. OMG – beyond DELICIOUS!
With a French Influence from Herbes de Provence seasoning and earthy, rustic flavor thanks to Baby Bella mushrooms, this warm-you-up Wild Rice & Mushroom Soup is excellent for making a quick dinner, serving up last-minute when friends stop by or for bringing a wholesome meal to a family member or neighbor.
With its nutty flavor and slightly chewy texture, wild rice is an excellent complement to just about any protein dish. It is not actual rice but rather the seed of an aquatic grass that grows wild in the northern Great Lakes area of the United States.