Comfort Food

Comfort food is food that stirs up fond foodie memories and makes you feel warm and cozy. These comfort food recipes deliver on that promise.

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    Beer and Bacon Macaroni and Cheese

    We put a creative spin on classic mac and cheese by adding our favorite beer and bacon. Six tests later,...


    Hummus Pasta Salad

    This hummus pasta salad is a hearty side dish, but it could be a nice meatless main dish as well....


    Best Ever Cashew Cheese Sauce

    This is a versatile cashew cheese sauce that's totally plant-based. I use it as a pasta sauce, as a pizza...


    Homemade Marinara Sauce

    This quick and easy homemade marinara sauce is my kids' favorite. It works fantastic with spaghetti, and my kids love...

    75 Ways to Cook Elbow Macaroni

    There isn't a pantry staple more versatile than a box of elbow macaroni for meals that are easy, filling and...


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    31 Mac and Cheese Recipes Perfect for Thanksgiving

    Whether you're hosting this year's meal or plan to be a guest, these mac and cheese Thanksgiving recipes will be...

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    Our Test Kitchen Put 11 Spaghetti Sauces to the Test. See Our Favorites.

    Want the best brands for your pantry? The Taste of Home Test Kitchen put them to the test—this time trying...


    20 Recipes That Use Up a Jar of Pesto Sauce

    Got a jar of pesto sitting in the fridge? Here are some delicious ways to use it up including appetizers,...


    Marinara

    My mother, who was Italian American, called marinara sauce "gravy." She made this marinara sauce recipe in big batches several...


    Pressure-Cooker Tuscan Chicken Pasta

    If you're looking for a quick and easy dinner, this Tuscan chicken pasta is just the ticket. After the milk...

    Multi-Cooker Cheddar Gruyere Macaroni and Cheese

    You can't beat this rich and creamy Ninja Foodi mac and cheese. This multi-cooker recipe is a new twist on...


    Pumpkin Alfredo with Chicken

    I love pumpkin and my kids love pasta, so this pumpkin Alfredo recipe is a match made in heaven for...


    Roasted Pumpkin Lasagna

    This is a hearty meatless meal that my family enjoys. If you're not a fan of pumpkin, you can use...



    Sausage Pasta with Cajun Cream Sauce

    I needed to use up some ingredients in my refrigerator, so I threw together this dish with a cajun cream...

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    41 Budget-Friendly Pasta Dinners

    What are our favorite quick-to-fix dinner recipes that are both ridiculously delicious and cheap? Pasta recipes, of course.


    Tortellini with Sausage and Mascarpone

    When I crave Italian comfort food on a busy night and don't have a lot of time to cook, this...


    Gorgonzola Shrimp Pasta

    This creamy pasta dish is so quick and easy. It's perfect for weeknights, but feels special enough for company. —Robin...


    The Best Simple Pasta Sauce

    This simple pasta sauce is ready in only 20 minutes. Seriously!


    How to Make Easy Alfredo Sauce

    Creamy, cheesy and comforting: This easy Alfredo sauce is everything you want in a pasta sauce.


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    This Mac & Cheese Is the Easy Comfort Food Everyone Needs Right Now

    This is the recipe my family turns to when we need comfort food fast—and yours will, too. Here's how...


    How to Make Egg Noodles from Scratch

    Homemade egg noodles are not only delicious; they're easy to make, too. Follow this handy step-by-step guide to make fresh...


    How to Make Toasted Ravioli

    Toasted ravioli is a St. Louis masterpiece! It makes a fantastic party appetizer—or a fun dinner. This guide explains exactly...

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    Pasta Napolitana

    This is the ultimate meat lovers sauce and is my copycat version of The Cheesecake Factory's pasta. Rich and hearty,...


    Pasta with Prosciutto and Peas

    This elevated pasta with prosciutto and peas will make your guests think you spent all day in the kitchen. It's...


    Buffalo Chicken Alfredo

    My family loves this quick Buffalo chicken Alfredo! It became an instant favorite. I like to use Frank's cayenne pepper...


    Chicken Chiles Rellenos Alfredo

    This recipe combines my daughter's love of chiles rellenos and my love of chicken Alfredo! To cut down on the...


    Pressure-Cooker Smoked Salmon Pasta

    I love making one-pot pastas in my pressure cooker. Every noodle soaks up the flavors of the delicious ingredients. I...


    Spicy Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo

    I make this spicy shrimp pasta a lot because it's a something my family never seems to get tired of....