From Texas-style chili to everyday beef barbacoa, we have all the best recipes for Texas comfortable food to help you stay warm this winter.
Let’s face it, many of us Texans aren’t big fans of cold weather. During the Texas summer, we acclimatized to temperatures of 100 ° F + degrees, so when the cold hits and it cools slightly in the air, we pack up and hibernate for the season.
If you are looking for cozy winter meals that will keep you warm and toast, we are here to help. Whether you eat a warm bowl of beef chili or spaghetti and meatballs like your grandmother made, these dishes not only warm up, but are also full of nostalgia and family memories.
So bring a sweater, fluffy socks, a blanket and make yourself comfortable with one of these favorite Texas dishes.
Are you looking for more cozy recipes for dinner? Take a look at our The 15 best recipes for soups and Top 5 Beef Chili Recipes.
Texas style chili
Nothing says “comfort” like a warm bowl of beef chili. This recipe is made from ground beef, warm spices, tomatoes and can be easily prepared during the week.
Everyday Beef Barbacoa
Set a timer and turn on the slow cooker for this weekly beef-style barbacoa. There is nothing better than tender, tasty beef that is slowly cooked to perfection. Barbacoa this evening can be easily prepared in an instant pot.
Beef & Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie
Make yourself comfortable with this meaty sweet potato shepherd’s pie. This soothing recipe is so easy to prepare and you may already have many ingredients on hand.
Fajita beef soup
Are you a fan of tortilla soup? You will fall in love with this improved Tex Mex soup.
Smoked meatloaf with BBQ topping
Take your classic meatloaf to the next level with this smoky Texas-style recipe. Serve with mashed potatoes and vegetables for the perfect cozy meal.
Beef stroganoff for one meal
If you are looking for a soothing dish with less clutter, this one-pan stroganoff is the perfect choice for cold winter nights.
Cowboy beef stew
Eat like a cowboy with this beef and bean stew for a cold night.
Lazy beef lasagna
For nights when you feel lazy but have a taste of Italian lasagna, this short recipe with ravioli is an easy solution. This easy recipe is prepared from ground beef, ravioli cheese, tomato sauce and topped with parmesan cheese to serve.
Smoky Texas Chili
This recipe includes delicious smoked baked slides and corn dumplings for a unique twist on the Texas main.
Beef loving Texas spaghetti and meatballs
A classic recipe for spaghetti and meatballs, which is ideal for the whole family.
Roast beef with grape sauce and mashed sweet potatoes
Let the slow cooker do the work for you with this recipe for a delicate roast full of seasonal flavors.
Beef Fajita Steak Quesadillas
Satisfy your tastes and warm up with these soothing beef quesadillas.
Green chili peppers and cheese with Texas BBQ breast
Mac with cheese and Texas breasts form a perfect combination of delicious taste with this recipe.
Beef french dip with Au Jus
Soak this hearty beef sandwich in a fragrant au ju for maximum comfort in cold weather.