Best Comfort Foods for Winter, with Recipes and Photos

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All year long, the Green Wine Guide has brought you mouth-watering recipes that pair well not only with wine but also weather. So as we head into a chilly winter, we've gathered up some of the best comfort food recipes to keep you cozy and content. If you need an idea for a delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert, look no farther. Jerry James Stone has developed inspiring ideas for what to whip up, and these photos will make your tummy rumble!

Breakfast

The most important meal of the day is breakfast, so why not start off with a bit of decadence? These three recipes are great for cold mornings. To keep your shopping aligned with the seasons, you can substitute fresh blueberries for frozen.

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Quiche with Caramelized Onions and Smoked Gouda

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Baked French Toast with Honey-Poached Blueberries

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Pan-Seared Oatmeal with Blueberries

Lunch

Find a filling meal or savory snacks to share with friends with these recipes for lunch time. The stuffed peppers are especially good for tasty leftovers the next day.

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Grilled Portabella Melt with Pepper Jack Cheese

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15-Minute Brie and Champagne Fondue

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Mashed Potato Stuffed Bell Peppers

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Grilled Brie Sandwich with Apple and Red Onion Confit

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Vegetarian French Onion Soup (Made with Coffee)

Dinner

Dinner with friends is a perfect way to warm up on a cold night. These recipes are great for making a big meal to satisfy guests of a good sized dinner party.

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Simple Ricotta Gnocchi with Browned Butter, Sage

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Roasted Beet Pizza with Blue Cheese and Arugula

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Vegetarian Shepherd's Pie with Gruyère-Popover Crust

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Baked Spaghetti with Homemade Ricotta

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Baked Eggplant Manicotti

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Easy One-Pan Mole Sauce

Dessert

Dessert is about as important as breakfast when it comes to the best meals of the day. These three recipes are ideal for winter, offering a hot and delicious way to top off a chilly evening.

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Cocoa and Black Bean Brownies with Raspberry Sauce

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Coffee and Cream Risotto

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Mexican Dark Chocolate Fondue

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