Comfort Food Recipes

No one will guess that these home-cooked, delicious classics are lightened versions of your favorites. Just as satisfying, without the bad nutrition stats, you'll learn to love these comfort recipes all over again.

Comfort Food Side Dish Recipes

Sweet or salty, crunchy or creamy, these comfort food extras include everything from savory to sweet.

Israeli Carrots Comfort Food Recipe
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Israeli Carrots

The vivid garlic-and-fresh-herb vinaigrette contrasts with the sweet carrots. If baby carrots are unavailable, simply cut a regular carrot in half widthwise, halve the skinny bottom portion lengthwise, and quarter the thicker top section.

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