DINNERS FOR A COLD WINTER NIGHT YOUR FAMILY WILL LOVE
Wondering what to cook for dinner on a cold winter’s night? When temperatures reach their lowest December through February, reach for comfort foods that nourish and melt away the winter chill.
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The best winter meals are those that are healthy, cozy, and easy to prepare. Whether you want to make a quick and easy weeknight meal for your family or a romantic dinner for two, we have classic, creative, and comforting winter meals.
What Are Some Dinners for a Cold Winter Night?
Some of the best dinners for a cold winter night are warm, hearty meals. Quick and easy winter meals include:
- Soothing soups, creamy bisques, and thick chowders
- Baked dishes like chicken pot pie, mac & cheese, and shepherd’s pie
- Slow cooker meals like pot roast and chili
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Best Comforting Winter Meals
From comfort food to savory pies to souper soups, the best comforting winter meals are shipping nationwide!
Little Pie Company’s Chicken Pot Pie Pack
Let New York City’s Little Pie Company do the winter weeknight food prep for you with their hand-rolled Chicken Pot Pies. Each flaky, piping hot pot pie is filled with tender white chicken chunks, carrots, fresh cream, onions, and peas.
Bartolini’s Thin Crust Pizza Pack
Pizza is a favorite year-round, but there’s something extra special about hot and fresh pizza straight from the oven. Chicago’s Bartolini’s Thin Crust Pizza is light, crispy, and comforting. Each slice of the Bartolini brothers’ pizza is loaded with tangy pizza sauce, house shredded whole milk mozzarella, and a choice of toppings.
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Blount’s Family Kitchen Soups’ Mac & Cheese + Soup Combo
Todd Blount and his family have been making creamy mac & cheese and legendary homemade soups since 1880. Blount’s Family Kitchen Soups makes its soups the old fashioned way in Fall River, Massachusetts. The Mac & Cheese + Soup Combo comes with mac & cheese and choice of soup.
Bite Into Maine’s Lobster Grilled Cheese + Lobster Bisque
Since 2011, Bite Into Maine has been making “nontraditional” lobster rolls with flavored mayonnaise. Indulge in a wintery lobsterfest with their Lobster Grilled Cheese + Lobster Bisque. This lobster pack includes creamy lobster bisque and four grilled cheese sandwiches with Maine lobster, sourdough bread, fontina, sharp cheddar cheese, and a schmear of chipotle.
Commander’s Palace’s Legendary Turtle Soup
Use the winter as an opportunity to try something new. Sip Legendary Turtle Soup from Commander’s Palace. This savory soup has been on the menu since the iconic New Orleans restaurant opened in 1893. This flavorful soup is made with common snapping turtle, dairy, egg, sherry, veal, and Worcestershire sauce.
Factor’s Famous Deli’s Get Well Homemade Chicken Soup
Whether you have the sniffles or just want a hug in a mug, Factor’s Famous Deli’s Get Well Homemade Chicken Soup is the answer. This chicken soup is made fresh daily, simmered for hours, and filled with matzo balls, kreplachs (dumplings), and noodles.
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Comforting Meals for 2
Get cozy with your favorite dining partner by sharing a comforting dinner for 2. Whether you want to make a meal from scratch, revisit a favorite family recipe, taste-test gourmet options from America’s best restaurants, or replicate restaurant experiences at home with top chef made meal kits, Goldbelly has you covered for dining à deux.
Yardbird’s Fried Chicken Dinner Kit
Restaurateur John Kunkel opened Yardbird in Miami in 2011. Recreate their Southern classics at home with Yardbird’s Fried Chicken Dinner Kit. This feast includes 8 pieces of fried chicken that has been brined for 27 hours, honey hot sauce, five-cheese mac & cheese, 4 fresh buttermilk biscuits with honey butter and apple jam, and Carolina Reaper rub.
Thacher & Rye’s Orecchiette Pasta Dinner
Celebrity Chef Bryan Voltaggio opened Thacher & Rye during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Frederick, Maryland, restaurant uses seasonal ingredients to create memorable meals. Tuck into Thacher & Rye’s Orecchiette Pasta Dinner with a choice of sauce and condiments. Mix and match sauces like Arrabiata Sauce, Kale and Basil Pesto, Mushroom Ragu, and Pepperoni Bolognese and condiments like Brown Butter Crumb, Cashew Parmesan, and Grated Parmigiano Reggiano.
Luke’s Lobster’s Lobster + Steak Surf & Turf Dinner
Founded by Luke Holden in New York City in 2009, Luke’s Lobster has been serving some of the best Maine-style lobster rolls in the Big Apple. Make your own surf-and-turf dinner with Luke’s Lobster’s Lobster + Steak Surf & Turf Dinner. The perfect dinner for two, this lobster and steak dinner comes with 2 sustainably sourced lobster tails and 2 filet mignon from Pineland Farms.
Phorage’s Chicken Pho Kit
Pho-get about ordering takeout or eating leftovers. Make dinner an interactive experience with Phorage’s Chicken Pho Kit. This noodle soup kit comes with shredded free-range chicken, pho noodles, cilantro, green onion, hoisin sauce, Jalapeño, lime, and Sriracha to make the perfect bowls of pho.
Claudy’s Peruvian Kitchen’s Chicken + “Chaufa” Fried Rice Dinner Kit
Take a trip to Peru without having to leave your warm and toasty home with Claudy’s Peruvian Kitchen. Their signature Peruvian Chicken + “Chaufa” Fried Rice Dinner Kit comes with everything you need to roast “Pollo Al La Brasa” chicken to perfection. It’s seasoned with beer, black pepper, garlic, ginger, rosemary, salt, and soy sauce, and served with Arroz Chaufa (Peruvian Fried Rice) and green sauce.
Topsail Steamer’s Low Country Shrimp Steamer Pot
Make things steamy with an at-home Low Country seafood boil. Topsail Steamer’s Low Country Shrimp Steamer Pot includes everything you need to recreate this Southern tradition mess-free. This quick and easy seafood boil is packed in a bay-bucket steamer pot.