Ever feel like snuggling to that one corner in your kitchen to enjoy a hot bowl of chicken soup? Well, we’ve got more choices for you this time of the year! The rainy season isn’t all dull and boring when you have your favorite comfort food beside you. What’s even more fun is you can do these all by yourself or with the help of loved ones while you all cozy up indoors!
Here are 10 feel-good recipes for the rainy season that will complete your ultimate comfort food list!
Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate
Ooooh lala! Because we can start the rainy day with the dessert first, here’s treating you to a mug of amazing salted caramel hot chocolate! This recipe contains 10 ounces of finely chopped chocolate. So if you’re watching your weight, be sure to have it in portions. But who can’t resist chocolate? Tell me! For the full recipe, check out the SugarHero.
Shrimp Pasta in Spicy New Orleans Tomato Cream Sauce
Try something savory and spicy during the cold wet season. It’s sure to keep you warm and thrilled at the same time. Go for this Shrimp Pasta in Spicy New Orleans Tomato Cream Sauce. The various texture of the ingredients, and the creaminess of the sauce make a perfect combination for ultimate comfort! Check out the full recipe at CallMePC.
Ham and Potato Corn Chowder
Another take to the usual chicken soup is this ham and potato corn chowder. The ingredients are quite a bunch but are staples in your pantry. You can actually use your own version if you prefer one veggie or meat versus what’s in here. It’s very filling and stores well so you can reheat and bring as lunch the next day. Get the chowder recipe here.
One Bowl Brownies
You love baking but hate the clean up of several mixing bowls after? Well, here’s the solution for you! Enjoy these one-bowl brownies! Yep, all you need is just one bowl to mix everything, pop in the oven and presto! You got yourself a chocolatey treat on a cold rainy afternoon. Get the brownie recipe here.
The Guinness Beef Stew Recipe
Now for some real cooking for the whole family over lunch or dinner – cook this guinness beef stew recipe. It’ll surely be the biggest hit whenever a storm is brewing outside! The special ingredient in this recipe is… drumroll please… beer! So try it out and enjoy its distinctive taste. Pair it with the pinoy favorite, white rice, and your tummy will thank you for it! Check out the unique recipe here.
Homemade Margherita Pizza
Who wants pizza? We do! And I’m sure anyone in the family or your group of friends will agree: Pizza is a crowd pleaser. The more exciting part is when you make it at home. You can customize the toppings and seasonings. Here’s one that will definitely warm your rainy days: Homemade Margherita Pizza!
La Paz Batchoy
A pinoy favorite, the La Paz Batchoy is a definite go-to when you need a comforting moment whether at home or inside the merienda house while you’re waiting for the rain to stop. Match it with some toasted bread for a fuller meal. Get the recipe from Panlasang Pinoy.
Sweet Potato Wedges with Honey Chipotle Dipping Sauce
When you want something that’s not fried but savory, go for baked sweet potatoes! Cut them wedge-style to make them look more appetizing. I like preparing this when craving for the fast food version. This one is healthier – plus you can make your own dip the way you want it. Read how to do it here.
Salmon Sinigang – Filipino Sour Soup
The ultimate Filipino comfort food: Sinigang! Who doesn’t get reminded of mom’s (or lola’s) love whenever one eats sinigang. It is the sweet memories of home that rush to us whenever we have sinigang on the table. In this recipe, we’re using salmon fish. Get the full how-to here.
Champorado (Filipino Chocolate Rice Porridge)
Champorado is what you ask for when you wake up on a rainy morning and classes are suspended, right? Pair it with tuyo and you’re done for the day! A true Filipino classic, get the renowned chocolate rice porridge recipe here.
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