Top 10 Winter Dishes

Top 10 Winter Dishes of 2016

Winter has arrived and that means it’s time to snuggle up by a fire, make yourself a cup of hot cocoa, and start planning what warm, comforting meals you’ll be cooking this season! Need some inspiration? Check out some of our favorite winter dishes below that are sure to keep you feeling cozy through spring!

1. Chicken Breast with Herbed Goat Cheese

Chicken Breast with Herbed Goat Cheese

This dish is bold, flavorful, and packed with fresh winter herbs. The chicken breast is browned to perfection, stuffed with a flavorful goat cheese mixture and finished with a wild mushroom sauce that compliments it perfectly.

2. Sweet Tomato Soup with Curried Whipped Cream

Sweet Tomato Soup with Curried Whipped Cream

Nothing screams winter like a big bowl of tomato soup, and this dish from Angelo Sosa does not disappoint. This twist on Angelo’s grandmother’s soup recipe has a unique Indian flavor that truly stands out. The curried whipped cream is the perfect topping that ties it all together.

3. Traditional Beef Stroganoff

Traditional Beef Stroganoff

Atkins’ take on beef stroganoff combines seasoned beef with mushrooms, onions, red wine, and lightly sautéed broccoli florets instead of noodles. Topped with a dollop of sour cream and a little Dijon mustard, this recipe is the perfect low carb family dinner.

4. Potato Corn Chowder with Sprouted Grain Bread

Potato Corn Chowder with Sprouted Grain Bread

This vegan dish from The Plant Based Dietician is hearty, flavorful and healthy. Combining corn, green peppers, potatoes, onions and celery with spices and almond milk, this soup is the perfect dinner to enjoy on a chilly winter night. Add a toasted grain loaf in the mix and you’re set!

5. Turkey Italian Sausage with Grana Padano Polenta

Turkey Italian Sausage with Grana Padano Polenta

Fabio Viviani knows what it takes to create delicious, comforting recipes, and this one is no exception! The rich and creamy polenta is the perfect bed for the tomato sauce and turkey sausage. Add a touch of cheese on top and you’ve got an amazing Italian feast!

6. Vietnamese Pho with Flank Steak

Vietnamese Pho with Flank Steak

Pho is one of those comfort dishes that is synonymous with Vietnamese cuisine around the world. This soup is easy to prepare and comes with the traditional, fresh toppings of basil, onion, hoisin, jalapeño and more.

7. Vegetarian Chili Mac

Vegetarian Chili Mac

This Vegetarian Chili Mac from Good Housekeeping is a crowd pleaser amongst diners of all ages. In just 30 minutes you can make a flavorful, hearty pasta dish that is filling and meatless. This one is sure to be a new family favorite!

8. Tom Yum with Shrimp & Jasmine Rice

Tom Yum with Shrimp & Jasmine Rice

Ayara Thai is known for making delicious, authentic Thai dishes that foodies love. We’re thrilled that our partner shared their family’s recipe for Tom Yum that you can now make at home. Combining succulent shrimp with traditional Thai spices and veggies in a homemade broth, this soup is the epitome of winter comfort food.

9. Veal Bolognese

Veal Bolognese

Chef Becky Reams makes a mean weeknight Bolognese. This dish is approachable, flavorful, and best of all it can be made in 40 minutes! Paired with ricotta garlic toasts that you can dip in the homemade sauce, this Bolognese is a real winner.

10. Spanish Paella and Clams

Spanish Paella and Clams

This vibrant paella combines shrimp, chorizo and clams in tender golden rice. The lemon juice adds a hint of zest that truly rounds out this fantastic Spanish feast. Give it a try the next time you’re craving a filling seafood dinner!