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9 Easy Fall Meals When You Want Something Cozy & Simple

October 29, 2023
Courtesy of Erin Loves Whole

With fall in full swing, there’s a collective desire for meals that wrap us in a warm, comforting embrace. If you’re in search of cozy yet uncomplicated meals to enjoy this season, look no further. Whether you’re craving a hearty salad, a soul-soothing bowl of chili, or something in between, this collection of easy fall meals has you covered. So, put on your coziest sweater, grab a blanket, and get ready to savor the essence of autumn with these delightfully easy fall meals.

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1. Chicken Apple Skillet

Chicken Apple Skillet

Courtesy of Well Plated

The combination of chicken, apples, sweet potatoes, and Brussels sprouts in this skillet dish brings out the best of fall flavors. It’s a one-pan meal that’s both delicious and easy to prepare.

Try this recipe from Well Plated.

2. Fall Harvest Salad

Fall Harvest Salad

Courtesy of Erin Loves Whole

This fall harvest salad is a celebration of seasonal flavors. With a mix of roasted sweet potato, fresh greens, and a drizzle of balsamic vinaigrette, it’s a delightful way to enjoy the tastes of fall.

Try this recipe from Erin Lives Whole.

3. Easy Vegetarian Chili

Easy Vegetarian Chili

Courtesy of Love & Lemons

When you’re in the mood for something cozy, there’s nothing quite like a bowl of chili. This easy vegetarian chili is a warming blend of beans, spices, and veggies, creating a comforting dish that’s perfect for fall.

Try this recipe from Love and Lemons.

4. Butternut Squash Spinach Pasta

Butternut Squash Spinach Pasta

Courtesy of Healthy Little Vittles

Creamy butternut squash sauce paired with pasta and fresh spinach creates a comforting, yet healthy, meal. This recipe is a perfect choice when you’re seeking a warm, satisfying dinner.

Try this recipe from Healthy Little Vittles.

5. Taco Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Taco Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Courtesy of Kalefornia Kravings

A creative twist on the classic taco, these stuffed sweet potatoes offer a balance of flavors and nutrients. It’s a simple yet flavorful dish that embodies the feeling of coziness.

Try this recipe from Kalefornia Kravings.

6. Pumpkin Oatmeal

Pumpkin Oatmeal

Courtesy of Simple Veganista

Pair your pumpkin spice latte with a wholesome bowl of pumpkin oatmeal. This recipe combines oats with pumpkin puree, warm spices, and pecans, creating a breakfast that celebrates the flavors of fall.

Try this recipe from Simple Veganista.

7. Autumn Grain Bowl

Autumn Grain Bowl

Courtesy of Plays Well with Butter

Packed with wholesome ingredients like wild rice, quinoa, and massaged kale, this autumn grain bowl is a comforting and nourishing choice for a cozy fall meal.

Try this recipe from Plays Well with Butter.

8. Fall Turkey Burgers

Fall Turkey Burgers

Courtesy of Erin Loves Whole

Fall-inspired turkey burgers bring a taste of the season to your plate. With the addition of apples and a touch of thyme, these burgers offer a cozy, savory flavor.

Try this recipe from Erin Lives Whole.

9. Butternut Squash Hash

Butternut Squash Hash

Courtesy of The Almond Eater

A butternut squash hash is the epitome of fall comfort food. With the caramelized squash, hearty eggs, and savory herbs, it’s the perfect dish to kick off a crisp autumn morning.

Try this recipe from The Almond Eater.

Read next: 9 Healthy & Delicious Casserole Recipes to Make This Fall

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