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28 Cozy And Delicious Recipes You Should Make In February

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1. Sesame-Crusted Baked Chicken Tenders with Mandarin Orange-Ginger Dressing

brooklynsupper.com

Add a low-carb crunch to your chicken tenders by coating them with sesame seeds.

Get the recipe here.

2. Kimchi Fried Rice

pinchofyum.com

Because kimchi deserves to be part of your weeknight dinners more often.

Get the recipe here.

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3. Five Easy Chicken Marinades

gimmesomeoven.com

Never eat another bland chicken breast again thanks to these five marinades. You can choose between teriyaki, enchilada, tandoori, honey mustard, and pesto.

Get the recipe here.

4. Slow Cooker Orange Chicken

Joe Lingeman / thekitchn.com

Did you promise yourself that you wouldn't order delivery quite so often this year? Well, now it's time to walk the walk.

Get the recipe here.

5. Salmon Burgers With Slaw

It's official: Salmon burgers are my new favorite food. Get the recipe here.
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It's official: Salmon burgers are my new favorite food.

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6. Banana Oat Weekday Pancakes

Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com

These are healthy-ish so you can eat pancakes every day if you want to.

Get the recipe here.

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7. Vegan Black Bean Chili

gimmesomeoven.com

The recipe is vegan but you can always add some meat or dairy if that's your thing.

Get the recipe here.

8. Winter Vegetable Dungeness Crab Chowder

If you're getting a bit sick of chicken noodle soup, try crab instead. Get the recipe here.
brooklynsupper.com

If you're getting a bit sick of chicken noodle soup, try crab instead.

Get the recipe here.

9. Sea Salt Cashew Butter Chocolate Protein Bars

The post-workout snack of your dreams. Get the recipe here.
ambitiouskitchen.com

The post-workout snack of your dreams.

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10. Party Wings With Cholula Butter

Best way to be the star of the party? Bring those wings with you. Get the recipe here.
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Best way to be the star of the party? Bring those wings with you.

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11. Coconut Curry Noodle Bowls

Delicious and vegetarian-friendly — just make sure to skip the fish sauce and use vegetable broth. Get the recipe here.
pinchofyum.com

Delicious and vegetarian-friendly — just make sure to skip the fish sauce and use vegetable broth.

Get the recipe here.

12. One Pan Tandoori Chicken With Spiced Coconut Rice

Use cauliflower for a low-carb version. Get the recipe here.
ambitiouskitchen.com

Use cauliflower for a low-carb version.

Get the recipe here.

13. Winter Citrus Smoothie

halfbakedharvest.com

It's citrus season and such a thing needs to be celebrated properly.

Get the recipe here.

14. Burnt Carrots With Honey, Black Pepper, Butter, and Almonds

alexandracooks.com

I feel like we don't eat enough carrots, which is a shame because carrots are the best. Especially when they're honey glazed as they are here.

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15. Lemony Lentil Soup

gimmesomeoven.com

You can make it stovetop, in a slow cooker, or an Instant Pot.

Get the recipe here.

16. Oven-Roasted Polenta with Poached Eggs

alexandracooks.com

Polenta is delicious but it's also a pain to make, so any method that makes that process easier (in this case by popping it in the oven for 40 minutes without having to watch over it like a maniac) is a win for me.

Get the recipe here.

17. Hasselback Potatoes With Kale, Beans, and Pesto

The perfect dinner side. Get the recipe here.
greenkitchenstories.com

The perfect dinner side.

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18. Gluten-Free Chocolate Buckwheat Waffles

And just like that, I've just figured out my next brunch. Get the recipe here.
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And just like that, I've just figured out my next brunch.

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19. Baked Eggs With Ricotta and Onions

Ricotta is one of those products for which quality makes a world of difference. So if you can, try to buy fresh ricotta instead of the pre-packaged one. Get the recipe here.
Julia Gartland / food52.com

Ricotta is one of those products for which quality makes a world of difference. So if you can, try to buy fresh ricotta instead of the pre-packaged one.

Get the recipe here.

20. Mexican Hot Pot With Avocado Crema

😍Get the recipe here.
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21. Chocolate Chip, Hazelnut, and Pomegranate Cake

topwithcinnamon.com

A beautiful Sunday bake project.

Get the recipe here.

22. Split Pea Soup

Another cozy winter soup to add to your rotation. Get the recipe here.
Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com

Another cozy winter soup to add to your rotation.

Get the recipe here.

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23. Spinach and Cheese Strata

Made with challah bread, spinach, and, most importantly, lots of cheese. Get the recipe here.
damndelicious.net

Made with challah bread, spinach, and, most importantly, lots of cheese.

Get the recipe here.

24. Wheat Berry Bowl With Merguez and Pomegranate

Here for anything that involves merguez. Get the recipe here.
Bobbi Lin / bonappetit.com

Here for anything that involves merguez.

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25. Restaurant-Style Ramen

Level of coziness: 1,000,000Get the recipe here.
Lauren Volo / thekitchn.com

Level of coziness: 1,000,000

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26. Chai Cashew and Hemp Latte

February is usually cold, and damp, and gross, so you're definitely gonna need one of these. Get the recipe here.
halfbakedharvest.com

February is usually cold, and damp, and gross, so you're definitely gonna need one of these.

Get the recipe here.

27. Giant Bean Gratin

David Lebovitz / davidlebovitz.com

Sure, "bean gratin" isn't the sexiest name for a dish, but this recipe truly delivers when it comes to taste.

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28. Lemon and Coconut Bars

greenkitchenstories.com

Because lemon bars are the perfect food (don't @ me).

Get the recipe here.