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    31 Super Comforting Recipes To Try In December

    Get ready for the coziest month of the year.

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    1. Five-Ingredient Carnitas Soup

    gimmesomeoven.com

    Why have boring chicken soup when you could have carnitas soup?

    Get the recipe here.

    2. Fried Mac and Cheese Balls

    damndelicious.net

    Sometimes, you just need to indulge.

    Get the recipe here.

    3. Monkey (Ginger) Bread

    food52.com

    Whoever had the idea to combine monkey bread and gingerbread deserves a medal.

    Get the recipe here.

    4. Slow Cooker Creamy Wild Rice Soup With Butter Roasted Mushrooms

    halfbakedharvest.com

    One of the best ways to take advantage of mushroom season.

    Get the recipe here.

    5. Marshmallow Cream Fudge

    David Lebovitz / davidlebovitz.com

    You know what's even better than fudge? Marshmallow cream fudge.

    Get the recipe here.

    6. Brie Stuffed Crispy Baby Potatoes

    halfbakedharvest.com

    This is it, we all just peaked.

    Get the recipe here.

    7. Chopped Chicken Sesame Noodle Bowls

    pinchofyum.com

    For a quick weeknight dinner recipe.

    Get the recipe here.

    8. Sweet Potato Gnocchi With Rosemary Parmesan Cream Sauce

    halfbakedharvest.com

    Gnocchi game: strong.

    Get the recipe here.

    9. Italian Stuffed Cabbage

    Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com

    If you're still scarred by bad childhood cabbage memories, give this recipe a try and you'll see this misunderstood vegetable in a whole new light.

    Get the recipe here.

    10. White Chocolate Mocha

    callmecupcake.se

    It's the season of warm, comforting drinks, and you won't find more comforting than this one.

    Get the recipe here.

    11. Overnight Cardamom Stollen Swirl Buns

    brooklynsupper.com

    Cardamom buns are a classic Swedish treat, and we all know how much Swedes rule at winter.

    Get the recipe here.

    12. Bacon and Brussels Sprout Salad

    pinchofyum.com

    The perfect refreshing treat when you need a break from all that melted cheese and hot chocolate.

    Get the recipe here.

    13. Cardamom Orange Sugar Cookies

    brooklynsupper.com

    It's sugar cookies season, AKA the best season.

    Get the recipe here.

    14. Potato-Parsnip Latkes With Horseradish and Dill

    Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com

    We all love traditional latkes, but if you want to try something new this Hanukkah, add parsnip to the mix.

    Get the recipe here.

    15. Spiced Glazed Nuts and Pretzel Mix

    David Lebovitz / davidlebovitz.com

    Not your average nut mix.

    Get the recipe here.

    16. Cauliflower Kale Soup With Kale Chips

    brooklynsupper.com

    If kale is still intimidating to you, mixing it with cauliflower could be the perfect way to develop a taste for it.

    Get the recipe here.

    17. Cinnamon Spiced Dutch Baby With Cranberry Butter

    halfbakedharvest.com

    The new star of your winter brunches.

    Get the recipe here.

    18. Roasted Cauliflower, Mushroom and Wild Rice

    gimmesomeoven.com

    You can make this dish vegan by replacing the Parmesan with a sprinkle of nutritional yeast.

    Get the recipe here.

    19. Healthy-ish Gingerbread Muffins

    pinchofyum.com

    Coconut oil, whole wheat flour, and maple syrup are the secret ingredients of these muffins.

    Get the recipe here.

    20. Seared Radicchio and Roasted Beets

    Alex Lau / bonappetit.com

    Make sure to really sear the radicchio to infuse your dish with an amazing smokey flavor.

    Get the recipe here.

    21. Spiced Apple Cider With Bourbon

    brooklynsupper.com

    Christmas in a mug.

    Get the recipe here.

    22. Deep Dark Gingerbread Waffles

    Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com, smittenkitchen.com

    😍

    Get the recipe here.

    23. Beet Soup

    bakersroyale.com

    The best way to bring some color to your winter table.

    Get the recipe here.

    24. Winter Salad With Pecans, Pears and Gorgonzola

    David Lebovitz / davidlebovitz.com

    Because salad isn't just a summer thing, but if you do it in the winter, you gotta do it right.

    Get the recipe here.

    25. Spaghetti With Anchovy Sauce

    Lauren Zaser / buzzfeed.com

    If you hate anchovies, don't worry. In this recipe, they add a wonderful depth of flavor to the tomato sauce, but if you didn't know they were there, you wouldn't be able to guess.

    Get the recipe here.

    26. Christmas Spiced Parsnip Cake

    greenkitchenstories.com

    Another Swedish classic that'll become one of your new Christmas faves.

    Get the recipe here.

    27. Cheesy Garlic Bread

    damndelicious.net

    Is there anything better than bread, cheese, and garlic? I think not.

    Get the recipe here.

    28. Cinnamon Streusel Baked Apples

    twopeasandtheirpod.com

    For when you're too lazy to slice apples and make a pie dough.

    Get the recipe here.

    29. Sausage and Mushroom Bread Pudding

    bakersroyale.com

    Almost too cozy for its own good.

    Get the recipe here.

    30. Seared Scallops With Herb Salad

    Lauren Zaser / buzzfeed.com

    The best holiday appetizer.

    Get the recipe here.

    31. Frosted Malt-Chocolate Cookies

    Kelsey McClellan / bonappetit.com

    This is just perfect and I want it now.

    Get the recipe here.