Want some easy winter dinner recipes? If yes, then thank the heavens you found this list! It’s loaded with comforting and fuss-free recipes you wouldn’t be able to resist!
Cozy Up With These Easy Winter Dinner Recipes!
Winter Dinner Recipes to Wow the Whole Family
Preparing dinner for the family during the cold season seems to be very easy, right? Since it’s cold, you can’t think of anything but stew, crock pot dishes, casserole, and gooey pasta meals. The only thing that makes it a little tricky is the family’s satisfaction.
Since they’re easy, you might think flavors are a bit bland and simple. But what if I tell you, these winter dinner recipes aren’t just fuss-free, but are also made to impress? They’re packed with so much flavor, your family wouldn’t guess you made them so fast!
Prepare yourself for this roundup list of easy winter dinner recipes. I know you need these because they’re easy, delicious, and comforting! Even as the season changes, we will never get tired cooking these amazing dishes.
1. French Onion Pot Roast
The French Onion Pot Roast features a tender and juicy chuck roast. You’ll love the flavorful French onion sauce slow cooked to perfection. Serve this with a glob of mashed potatoes and you’re good to go.
2. Cornbread Chicken Casserole
Cornbread chicken casserole is a hearty dinner with a rich filling made from scratch. It’s also the perfect recipe to use up leftovers, which is good because food waste is a big NO!
3. Moroccan Sweet Potato Lentil Soup
Prepare yourself for a Moroccan-style sweet potato and lentil soup. It may seem like guilty pleasure, but it’s actually a wholesome dish to enjoy. If you’re looking for winter dinner recipes to fight the chilly weather, then this soup should be it!
4. Veggie Gratin
Not everyone is a fan of vegetables (especially brussels sprouts). But a Veggie Gratin can change even haters’ minds. Try healthy winter dinner recipes and watch everyone fall in love with veggies.
5. Beef Bourguignon
It’s always so satisfying to enjoy stew that’s loaded with beef chunks in a rich and thick sauce. Beef Bourguinon will give you such an experience. With bonus flavors from hearty potatoes, mushrooms, and carrots.
6. White Chicken Chili
Your family simply cannot wait to eat a hearty dinner? Then White Chicken Chili is the best recipe to cook for them. It can be ready in no time!
And did we mention that it’s very flavorful too?
7. Beefy Cheesy Tortellini Bake
Want a downright delicious pasta with tortellini noodles? You won’t be able to resist its layers of Beefy Cheesy goodness. Think rich marinara sauce, meat, and ooey-gooey mozzarella cheese.
It’s an effortless dinner to prepare as the weather gets cooler! Definitely a top choice in the list of winter dinner recipes.
8. Bacon Blue Cheese Mashed Potato Waffles
Breakfast for dinner, anyone? Yes, please! The Bacon Blue Cheese Mashed Potato Waffle is made entirely of your favorite breakfast superstars.
The type of winter dinner recipes that leave everyone completely satisfied.
9. Sweet Potatoes with Coconut, Curry, and Mint
Curry dishes are the epitome of winter comfort foods. Why? It’s because aside from their thick and saucy texture, they are chock full of warm spices.
Try this for a healthier version of curry. Bring out your sweet potatoes, cilantro, roasted cashew, and mint.
10. White Chicken Lasagna Soup
You can’t get enough of the creaminess and cheesiness of this white chicken lasagna soup dish. The noodles are soft and a little chewy. And the sauce..oh yes the sauce–I can’t find a better word to describe it but AMAZING!
11. Easy Stromboli
Stromboli sounds fancy, like something you would order in Italian restaurants. Little did we know, you can easily make one at home! All you need are store-bought pizza dough, pepperoni, crumbled sausage, cheese, and pizza sauce.
We did say winter dinner recipes the whole family, even the kiddos, can enjoy, right?
12. Mediterranean Warm Salad
If you’re a salad person, then you will love some Mediterranean Warm Salad. It’s a salad dish, so you know how easy and quick it is to put together. This salad also strikes the perfect balance between sweet, zesty, and savory.
Five stars for this!
13. Chicken Noodle Soup
Chicken noodle soup is actually a family favorite here at my house. It’s tasty, filling, and so comforting. We even have our go-to recipe already!
14. Crockpot Beef and Barley Soup
Barley isn’t as popular as oats and quinoa. But it also has impressive health benefits we should acknowledge.
Rich in fiber, minerals, and some important vitamins, it’s also hearty and tasty. Making it perfect for a beef and barley soup dish.
15. Turkey Dumpling Soup
Turkey dumpling soup is such a soul-warming dish. Perfect to enjoy with your family especially during winter season. Aside from being easy and simple to prepare, it’s also so satisfying to chew big chunks of dumplings.
Want more comforting winter dinner recipes? Watch this video from Babish Culinary Universe to learn how to cook a simple French onion soup:
There you have it, folks! Fifteen easy winter dinner recipes to enjoy with your family. These are all soul-warming dishes to keep you cozy and toasty.
You can prepare these recipes by using simple ingredients and just minimal effort. Most of these are ready on the table in 30 minutes or less!
Which winter dinner recipes are you planning to try? Share your thoughts with me in the comments section below.
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Editor’s Note – This post was originally published on January 23, 2017, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.