21 of the Best Fall Comfort Foods

Fall weather isn’t just about pumpkin spice lattes and cozy fall sweaters! It’s a time for all things comforting in both my wardrobe and my kitchen. These comfort food recipes are the perfect way to warm up your taste buds and comfort your autumn soul this fall. We’re turning up the oven to make some of the best fall comfort foods we could find on the internet.

To help you get some ideas for your own delicious fall comfort foods, we’ve put together a list of some of the best fall comfort foods for you to try out and even get some inspiration from. ENJOY!

1. Healthy Shepherd’s Pie with Rosemary Herb Seasoning

If you’re looking for a filling yet delicious comfort food, you can’t go wrong with shepherd’s pie. This tasty recipe is both healthy and a great way to use up your leftovers.

2. Healthy White Chicken Chili Recipe

This easy and healthy chicken chili recipe is a great way to make something fast when you’re short on prep time! This recipe is a set it and forget it recipe and can be made in either the crockpot or the Instant Pot.

3. Quick and Delicious Chili Recipe

You only need twenty minutes to make this hearty and delicious chili! In just 40 minutes, you’ll have a tasty chili recipe that didn’t require all day to make!

4. Poor Man’s Lasagna Recipe

This delicious lasagna recipe is perfect for those on a tight budget who are looking for a new favorite comfort food for the fall months. It’s hearty and delicious while still frugal and easy.

5. Instant Pot Chicken Stew with Butternut Squash

This chicken stew is so flavorful and easy to make! It’s just two weight watchers points, for those keeping track, and is an easy healthy recipe you can whip up fast.

6. Ham and Scalloped Potatoes

This easy slow cooker meal is so filling, and a great freezer meal for busy nights! This ham and scalloped potatoes recipe is so simple to make, and will instantly become a family favorite.

7. Slow Cooker Homemade Beef Stew

Beef stew freezer meal

This hearty beef stew is just as easy as a canned soup recipe, but so much better! This easy slow cooker meal is way cheaper than the canned stuff and has way more flavor.

8. Simple Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

This instant pot chicken noodle soup is so easy to make! It’s such a simple recipe, yet it is incredibly flavorful despite the number of ingredients!

9. Instant Pot Shrimp Alfredo Pasta Recipe

If you are looking for an easy yet delicious fall comfort food recipe, you can’t go wrong with this instant pot shrimp alfredo pasta! It’s so delicious and such an easy recipe to make.

10. Crockpot Beef Enchilada Soup Recipe

This delicious enchilada soup is a great freezer meal to have on hand, and it’s so versatile! You can easily make it with beef or chicken, and it’s a hearty soup that will leave you full.

11. Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins Recipe

These delicious fall pumpkin cream cheese muffins are the perfect way to start your day! They are a sweet and tasty pastry that will instantly capture all the fall flavors you so crave.

12. Cream Cheese Caramel Apple Dip Recipe

This versatile and easy caramel apple dip captures a candy apple’s delicious flavors, but in a fun party dip that is great for fruits and other tasty snacks.

13. Overnight Coffee Cake Recipe with Sour Cream

If you are looking for an easy and delicious recipe, you can’t go wrong with this coffee cake recipe. It’s a great recipe to start making at night so that you can enjoy your mornings with something sweet and tasty.

14. Glazed Donut Muffins Recipe

These glazed donut muffins combine my two favorite treats: muffins and donuts! While it looks intimidating at first, it’s easy to make!

15. Carrot Cake Roll Recipe with Sweet Cream Cheese

This carrot cake roll is so moist and delicious. It’s the perfect treat to make for your family, and it’s a lot simpler to make than you might think!

16. Soft Pumpkin Gingersnap Cookies

If you love gingersnap or molasses cookies, these cookies are a winner! The pumpkin flavor is subtle, but it helps keep the center of these cookies soft and chewy.

17. Homemade Buttermilk Cinnamon Rolls from Scratch

Nothing says comfort food quite like a hot cinnamon roll! These homemade cinnamon rolls are so tasty, and you can even make them to freeze for later for a quick breakfast option!

18. Quick & Easy Stewed Apples

These easy stewed apples are so quick to make! They are great for a side dish or top them with some ice cream for an easy fall dessert to enjoy.

19. Easy Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

You only need two ingredients to make these delicious pumpkin cookies! Using a box of cake mix, you’ll have a delicious batch of cookies that are so moist and tasty you won’t even know they’re two ingredients!

20. Fluffy Pumpkin Cinnamon Streusel Pancakes

This fluffy cinnamon and pumpkin pancake recipe encompass all of the fall flavors! They are soft and tender, and the perfect cinnamon streusel topping to make it a sweet way to start your day.

21. Easy Dutch Apple Pie Recipe

If you are looking for an easy pie recipe for the fall months, you can’t go wrong with this dutch apple pie. It’s so easy to make, and it turns out perfect every single time!

Final Thoughts

As the weather gets colder, I find myself turning to more comforting foods while spending more time indoors. If you are looking for a delicious, comforting fall recipe, you can’t go wrong with any of this list’s choices! If you’re in the mood to do some baking, try out some of these delicious fall recipes.

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Meal Type: Breakfast, Desserts, Main Dish, Recipe Roundup, #StayHome, Fall, Thanksgiving
Categories: Cakes and Cupcakes, Healthy, Meat and Poultry, Pancakes and Waffles, Soups and Chilis, Vegetables

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