7 Cozy Recipes That Feel Like a Hug

Three-Cheese Lasagna with Roasted Red Peppers and Mushrooms

For a flavorful vegetarian lasagna (instead of one that's watery and bland), roast the red peppers and mushrooms in a fast oil flavored with garlic.

Auntie Georgia's Dakgangjeong

Fresh jalapeños provide a mild heat to a sticky glaze made of soy sauce and brown sugar, giving these fried wings the ideal balance of sweetness, saltiness, and spice. 

Soba Noodles with Crispy Duck and Hot Dipping Sauce

Savoring cold, chewy homemade soba noodles paired with crispy duck that is piping hot and a dipping sauce enhanced with dashi is an unmatched experience.

Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Puff Pastry Croutons

This rich, comforting soup embodies all the wonderful aspects of chicken pot pie and may be found in the renowned cookbook Modern Comfort Food.

Brown-Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

The majority of classic chocolate chip cookie recipes begin with creaming sugar and softened butter. In this case, butter is heated in a skillet until it turns golden brown and becomes nutty.

Easy Polenta

While most polenta recipes call for patient stirring for over an hour, this simplified version comes together right off the stove and just needs to be whisked one more right before serving. 

Egg in a Bagel Hole

Water in the skillet helps cook the eggs evenly without scorching the bagel halves, giving you a delightfully runny yolk encased in a gently toasted bagel.