Chili gets a Midwestern twist with hints of spice and cocoa and lots of beans and cheese.
Boston Baked Beans
This classic bean dish, with ham, molasses and mustard, is cooked for hours in a slow oven.
Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Red Peppers and Leeks
Roasted leeks give a whole new flavor to pork tenderloin.
Grilled Roasted Pepper, Ham and Cheese Sandwiches
Not quite your mother's grilled cheese, but home-style enough even with the sweet pepper tweak.
Pasta Fagioli for Kids
Italian comfort food at its best, this is an easy dinner to make with the kids.
Frightfully Easy Halloween Treats
A spooky Frankenstein's monster of a sweet made up in spare parts from cookie, candy and other bits.
Cinnamon-Raisin Bread Pudding
There are few comfort foods more quintessential than warm bread pudding.
Oven-roasting at high heat caramelizes the natural sugars in vegetables like cauliflower and carrots.