Warm up with easy make-ahead casseroles and no-fuss stovetop mealsWinter stews and casseroles don’t have to be boring. Here are 50 surprisingly simple updates on classic recipes, most of which can be prepared ahead of time and cooked when you’re ready to eat. After all, the last thing you want to do after a long day of chilly weather is shop for hard-to-find ingredients in order to prepare an elaborate dinner. Forget about that! Feed the whole family in no time with these stick-to-your-bones dishes, including:Creamy Chicken CasseroleBeef StroganoffSausage and Spiral Pasta BakeCajun-Style Chicken StewCheesy Scalloped Potatoes These hearty eats will hit the spot, and bonus: There will be plenty of leftovers for lunch, snacks, or another quick dinner.
About the Author
Daniella Malfitano is a multi-faceted chef, culinary entrepreneur, educator, TV host and creator of the PBS television series "Delicious Discoveries with Daniella Malfitano." She has worked in restaurants in Chicago, New York City, and San Francisco, and currently resides in Los Angeles.