With fall here all we can think about is yummy, cozy, comfort food to devour as we cuddle our cozy warm blankets in front of toasty fires.
Okay, so it may still be too to do all of that but we’re still dreaming of yummy food! Thank goodness for Chrissy Teigen and her 16 new recipes in this article by PopSugar. These recipes are full of delicious pasta recipes, creamy soups, all the snacks and dips you can think of and more. Keep reading for the 16 most indulge-worthy dishes to try this fall!
Chrissy Teigen has amazing recipes, and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. The title of her cookbook, Cravings, says it all: the model-turned-food-blogger-turned-cookbook-author likes to eat foods she actually craves, and she has an entire book dedicated to recipes you won’t be able to resist. We’re talking chicken pot pie soup, lemony spaghetti cacio e pepe, fried chicken wings with honey butter, mac and cheese with garlicky breadcrumbs, and much more. If you need any more convincing that Chrissy Teigen is the ultimate cooking muse, read on to discover 16 of her best recipes you’d be crazy not to try.
Lemony Arugula Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe
Chrissy Teigen takes classic cacio e pepe (cheesy, peppery spaghetti) and amps up the flavors with crispy pancetta, acidic lemon, spicy red pepper flakes, and fresh arugula. This crowd-pleasing pasta is perfect for dinner parties or a date night in.
Get the recipe: Lemony Arugula Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe
Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Pie Crust Crackers
Chrissy calls herself the soup master, and this recipe proves why. It’s everything you love about chicken pot pie, but in a comforting soup format. Use the buttery pie crust crackers to scoop up every last drop.
Get the recipe: Chrissy Teigen’s Chicken Pot Pie Soup
John's Fried Chicken Wings with Spicy Honey Butter
“There is nothing in this world I crave more than this eerily simple party staple of ours,” Chrissy writes in the intro of the recipe for these irresistible wings. Chrissy’s the master of most things in the kitchen, but when it comes to chicken, John’s fried chicken is “king,” she says.
Get the recipe: John’s Fried Chicken Wings with Spicy Honey Butter
Pepper's Scalloped Potatoes
This is Chrissy’s self-proclaimed death-row meal, so you know it’s an absolute must. Her mom, Pepper, has made this scalloped potatoes recipe for years, and it’s pure cheesy, bacon-infused heaven.
Get the recipe: Chrissy Teigen’s Scalloped Potatoes
Oven–Roasted Sweet Potato Wedges
Tossing sliced sweet potatoes in fluffy egg whites is the surprising secret to getting perfectly crispy wedges in the oven.
Get the recipe: Chrissy Teigen’s Oven-roasted Sweet Potato Wedges
Mac and Cheese with Cheesy Garlic Breadcrumbs
If incredibly rich macaroni and cheese with a crunchy breadcrumb topping is your kind of mac and cheese, this is the only recipe you’ll need for the rest of your life. Chrissy’s garlicky breadcrumbs take this shells mac to the next level, and you’ll want to put them on everything.
Get the recipe: Chrissy Teigen’s Mac and Cheese
Another recipe from Cravings, this chili has only a handful of ingredients and gets the bulk of its flavor from Lawry’s Seasoned Salt, chili powder, and red pepper. In the cookbook, Chrissy and John serve this inside mini bags of Fritos for the perfect tailgating “bowl.”
Get the recipe: John’s Chili
Sesame Chicken Noodles
Chrissy promises “you can pull off this dish smoothly without taking a Xanax” because it’s that easy. Boil the chicken in a saucepan before cooking the pasta in the same water, and then toss everything in a nutty, sticky sauce.
Get the recipe: Chrissy Teigen’s Sesame Chicken Noodles
Chrissy sometimes swaps out table salt for Lawry’s Seasoned Salt. It’s a subtle tip that makes a big difference in flavor for recipes like coleslaw.
Get the recipe: Chrissy Teigen’s Coleslaw