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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Bratwurst Burgers with Braised Onions

This burger is a fun mashup of a bratwurst with onion and peppers, chicken-fried steak and a beef burger. The best of three dishes, bratwurst burgers are guaranteed to be family-pleasing. —Priscilla Yee, Concord, California

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Saturday Afternoon Oven Pot Roast

This Saturday afternoon pot roast will be a welcome sight on your weekend dinner table and will leave your house...


Italian-Style Pot Roast

It really is possible to to find a dish that's low in fat, easy to prepare and delicious all at...


Mom’s Pot Roast

My greatest inspiration to learn how to cook came from my mom. She was always feeding everyone, and that's why...


Maple Pot Roast

“I grew up in my Italian grandmother’s home, and whenever I think of her, I remember comfort foods like pot...

Company Pot Roast

The aroma of this roast slowly cooking in the oven is absolutely mouthwatering. It gives the home such a cozy...


Home-Style Pot Roast

Tender meat, lots of vegetables and a pleasant sauce make this meal-in-one from Olga Montecorboli of Hartsdale, New York hearty...

Braised Southwest Beef Roast

Seasoned with Southwestern zest, this lean beef roast is fork-tender and gets a little kick from salsa. "My husband, Phillip,...


Spiced Beef Pot Roast

I like to make this pot roast when I have dinner guests. If desired, potatoes and carrots can be added...


Mock Pot Roast

With potatoes, carrots, peas and onions, this meat loaf is just like a pot roast. Using ground beef instead of...


Traditional Lamb Stew

This lamb stew recipe is a delicious, nourishing and economical dish. The flavor improves if you make the stew the...

Best Italian Pot Roast

This recipe was given to me by my mother's friend when I was a newlywed. I was in a panic...


Down-Home Pot Roast

My mother often made pot roasts, and the aroma wafting through the house made our mouths water. Through the years,...


Sweet ‘n’ Sour Pot Roast

Just a whiff of this pot roast reminds me of my grandmother—she's been making this family favorite for over 40...


Homemade Italian Pot Roast

I had so many requests for this recipe that I made up cards to hand out every time I serve...


Smoky Braised Chuck Roast

After tiring of the same sauces, I began experimenting with spices and flavors, coming up with this concoction. It's excellent...

Buttermilk Pot Roast

“This is a melt in your mouth roast with very flavorful gravy is only $1.70 per serving. I've been making...


Garlic Pot Roast

My family loves garlic, the more the better. So, one day, I came up with this recipe...yum, yum good! Now,...


Caraway Pot Roast

• Served with colorful carrots and smooth sour cream gravy, Caraway Pot Roast is so tender and flavorful that no...


Maple-Orange Pot Roast

From Orlando, Florida, Christina Marquis explains, “Served with fresh bread, this easy-to-prepare, tender roast is a wonderful reminder of New...


Apricot Pot Roast

A sweet and tangy apricot sauce tastes luscious with tender beef and vegetables. Ruth Hyde from Madrid, New York shares...


Garlic-Rubbed Yankee Pot Roast

Rubbing garlic onto the roast before browning adds lots of flavor. With this recipe, the meat and vegetables turn out...


Sweet and Sour Pot Roast for Two

This has been a favorite in our family for years. I can still remember how the aroma filled the house...


Classic Pot Roast

After our children grew up and left home, it was hard to cook for only two people. Now I've found...

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Mushroom Pot Roast

Mushroom lovers will tingle with excitement when they see this tender, slow-cooked roast. My recipe calls for a 1/2-pound of...


Swiss Pot Roast

My family loves the taste of this tender roast. I love the fact that it's so easy to prepare—it even...


Pot Roast with Cranberry Sauce

My friends rave about the different taste the cranberry sauce gives to this roast, and I couldn't agree more. I've...


Favorite Pot Roast

"I love cooking a pot roast on the weekend because it can simmer for hours while I'm doing other things,"...


Autumn Pot Roast

Fork-tender and hearty, this pot roast is an old-fashioned stick-to-your-ribs main dish, assures field editor Shirley Kidd of New London,...


Traditional Yankee Pot Roast

Here's a traditional main dish that's tested and true. It's been a favorite with my family for many years. —Vera...