Quick and easy comfort food recipes are just what any family needs on a busy weeknight. We've pulled the editors' best 20-minute comfort food recipes that are perfect for your dinner table. Whether it's soup, stew, sandwiches, mashed potatoes, or mac 'n cheese, if it puts a smile on your face, there's a 20-minute recipe for it here. Try the Baked Mozzarella Bites for an easy appetizer, the Crisp Cauliflower Fritters for a fun side, or the Shepherd's Pie for straight-up hearty comfort food.
Ham and Cheese Hash Browns
This made-in-the-microwave casserole has all the elements of a great comfort food―starchy potatoes, salty and smoky ham, and creamy cheese. This dish works in just about any situation―it makes a quick breakfast or weeknight dinner, you can take leftovers to work for lunch, or you can double or triple the recipe and bring it to a potluck party or serve at a brunch.