For many in the Monday to Friday crowd, Sunday evening eases us out of the weekend while setting the tone for the week ahead. What better reason to tuck into these relaxed, comfort-food meals! Here are over 30 cozy Sunday dinner ideas sure to recharge you for the week ahead.
Whether you’re going all out with a Sunday Roast, or simply keeping cozy with a warm bowl of chili, these hearty main dishes that are sure to ward off those Sunday scaries.
Tender Instant Pot Pot Roast with Carrots & Potatoes
An effortless Sunday pot roast that’s ready in a flash! Tender, fall-apart beef makes this comforting roast delicious, and cooking it along with carrots and potatoes in the Instant Pot makes it an easy one-pot recipe, too!
Bangers & Mash with Guinness Gravy | No Onions
A classic St. Patrick’s Day meal that makes a perfect comfort food on any given Sunday, too! A combination of sausages and mashed potatoes are topped with a rich homemade Guinness gravy that’s too delicious to resist.
The Best Coq Au Vin Recipe
A classic French recipe, coq-au-vin is the ultimate rustic comfort food. Made from simple ingredients while packing in tons of flavor, you’ll love dishing up this cozy meal of chicken and veg cooked in a delicious wine broth.
Cozy Crockpot Beef Stew
There’s nothing better than setting your crockpot to cook first thing on a Sunday morning, to end up with a savory and delicious stew in time for dinner! Especially one that’s brimming with healthy veggies and juicy, tender cooked beef.
Easy Crock Pot Potato Corn Chowder with Roasted Poblanos
This Southwest-style take on a traditional corn chowder is sure to warm the cockles at the end of the week. Potatoes, poblano peppers, smoky bacon and coconut milk mingle together in an easy and flavorful dinner.
Puerto Rican Beef Sancocho
For something unique, try a rustic Puerto Rican beef stew filled with all the the vibrancy of the Caribbean! This recipe for Puerto Rican sancocho is made with a medley of beef, authentic vegetables and starches, and is truly bursting with flavor.
Cheesy Baked Ziti (5 Ingredients)
A cozy, 5-ingredient vegan pasta bake that’s ready in under an hour and ideal for Sunday dinner. Ziti pasta, creamy vegan ricotta and mozarella cheeses are tossed together with plant based “meat sauce” in this easy, delicious baked ziti casserole!
These sides are simple to make and perfect for pairing with any of the meal ideas above! When it comes to tying an easy Sunday dinner together, look no further than these quick and delicious side dishes.
Maple Dijon Roasted Butternut Squash Brussel Sprout Salad
A Brussels sprouts salad made for cooler months that will bring all the flavor to Sunday dinner! Prepared with chunks of butternut squash and a sweet and tangy maple dijon dressing.
Oven Roasted Asparagus Recipe
Asparagus is such a versatile side when it comes to cozy meal ideas! Tender spears of roasted asparagus have all the bold, earthy flavors to hold their own next to richer, heartier mains.
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