During the cooler winter months, I love to turn to cozy meals. Luckily, I have a few go-to recipes that are easy to make and always turn out delicious. The best part is that they don't cost a lot of money, so I can enjoy flavorful meals without overspending.
Easy Udon Noodle Soup
A quick and easy udon noodle soup made with leftover turkey (or store-bought rotisserie chicken), udon noodles, bok choy, and a simple miso soup. Ready from start to finish in 15 minutes!
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An easy and simple, creamy chicken congee recipe that is comforting any time of the year as an everyday meal or when you're feeling under the weather.
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Thai Peanut Noodles
These quick and easy Thai peanut noodles are incredibly creamy and flavorful and only take 10 minutes to make! They’re versatile enough to customize with whatever veggies and fresh herbs you like, and this recipe uses my homemade peanut sauce that takes these noodles to the next level!
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Korean Spicy Rice Cakes
Whether you are having it as a comfort food or a snack, here is a 20 minute quick and easy delicious tteokbokki recipe made with Korean chewy rice cakes cooked in a sweet and spicy gochujang sauce that can be enjoyed all year round.
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Japanese Curry Udon
This cozy Curry Udon recipe is the perfect comfort food, featuring thick chewy udon noodles in a deliciously fragrant Japanese curry. It’s a quick and easy one-pot dish that’s perfect for busy weeknights when you’re craving something satisfying!
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Spam Fried Rice
This flavorful, easy spam fried rice recipe is incredibly delicious and simple to put together. It makes a wonderful quick one bowl cozy dinner when you're short on time.
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Corn Egg Drop Soup
If you're craving a bowl of soup that's both comforting and flavorful, then this egg drop soup recipe is for you. It’s a 15-minute recipe that’s both quick and easy and will give you a deliciously comforting egg drop soup that’s made with an umami miso soup base with little bits of sweet corn.
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Garlic Chili Oil Noodles
These Garlic Chili Oil Noodles are my go-to noodle dish when I’m craving something quick and easy! They’re the perfect comfort food and can be made in just 10 minutes! The classic flavors of garlic, soy sauce, and chili flakes combined with the chewy noodles is to die for!
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Teriyaki Chicken Yaki Udon
A quick and easy stir-fried teriyaki chicken yaki udon stir fry recipe, made with leftover chicken, vegetables, chewy udon noodles, and tossed with a sweet and sticky teriyaki sauce. Great for using up leftovers, or when you want a simple meal in less than 30 minutes!
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Beef Noodle Stir Fry
This quick 15-minute beef noodle stir fry recipe is easy to make, super flavorful and made with stir-fried beef, onions, spaghettini, and soy sauce. My ultimate childhood comfort food!
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Rabokki (Korean Ramen and Tteokbokki)
This rabokki recipe features instant ramen noodles and chewy rice cakes, all coated in the most delicious sweet and spicy sauce. It’s packed with flavor in each bite and is very easy to make at home. It’s the ultimate quick and delicious comfort food meal for busy weeknights!
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Cheesy Cheese Ramen
A twist on Mac and Cheese, this quick-and-easy cheese ramen recipe uses cheddar cheese, milk, and a pack of instant ramen noodles to create a creamy, indulgent cheesy ramen. Perfect for days when you want something easy and comforting.
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Korean Tuna Rice Bowl
A quick and easy, 15-minute Korean tuna mayo rice bowl recipe (deopbap) is made with rice, canned tuna, garlic butter, and vegetables and drizzled with mayo & sweet soy sauce.
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Kimchi Fried Rice with Spam
A delicious and easy, 30 minute kimchi fried rice recipe (Kimchi Bokkeumbap) made with kimchi, spam, and rice and served with a fried egg on top
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Korean Glass Noodles Stir Fry
An easy authentic japchae noodle recipe (Korean glass noodles stir fry) made with perfectly chewy glass noodles, seasoned lightly with sweet and savory japchae sauce, toasted sesame oil, and a variety of vegetables, and made without boiling the noodles.
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Chinese Scrambled Eggs and Shrimp
This delicious and easy Cantonese stir-fried scrambled eggs and shrimp is made with fluffy scrambled eggs and ready from start to finish in 15 minutes!
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Easy Chinese Tomato Egg Stir Fry
Chinese stir-fried tomato and scrambled egg recipe with a sweet & savory sauce made with fresh tomatoes and fluffy scrambled eggs - this is the ultimate Asian comfort food.
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Thai Glass Noodle Stir Fry
A delicious, quick, and easy-to-make Pad Woon Sen (Thai glass noodles stir fry) recipe that can be made in 30 minutes or less.
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14 Chinese Takeout Recipes You Can Make at Home to Save Money
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10 Insanely Delicious Korean Recipes You Can Make at Home
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12 Amazing Asian Pork Recipes That You Will Want to Make on Repeat
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11 Asian Beef Recipes We Can't Get Enough Of
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