The Cozy Cook

Hawaiian Sandwiches

These Hawaiian sandwiches feature freshly baked rolls that are that are filled with savory ham, sweet pineapple, and layers of melted cheese. The rolls are baked in the oven and brushed with melted butter and a sprinkling of salt. ...

Lentil Soup

This homemade lentil soup has a simple and savory combination of beef stock, chicken stock, ham, vegetables, and lentils. I am ALL about making the most out of my leftover Easter ham this year, and Lentil soup with ham...

Chicken Piccata

Perfectly seared chicken with a light Parmesan crust simmered in a flavorful lemon sauce and served with pasta. I must begin with a disclosure. Ahem. I haven’t always been a chicken piccata fan. (I know, I know, it’s crazy.)...

Chicken Bacon Spinach Pasta

This loaded chicken bacon spinach pasta dish is tossed in a thick and creamy garlic Parmesan  sauce. It’s a perfect blend of flavors that will make you think you’re eating at a restaurant!  See this recipe in action! “This...

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes and Ham

This cheesy scalloped potatoes and ham recipe includes instructions for a simple make-ahead method, up to two days before serving! It also includes instructions for same-day serving. Either way, these scalloped potatoes are easy, cheesy, and delicious!  Ah, potatoes,...

Instant Pot French Onion Soup

This instant pot french onion soup features perfectly caramelized onions in a rich, dark broth topped with a toasted baguette and hot and bubbly Gruyere cheese.  A big thanks to Hannaford for sponsoring this post! All opinions are my...

Warm Garlic Feta Dip

This warm garlic feta dip is made with cream cheese, feta, and Greek yogurt along with garlic, a hint of lemon, and simple spices.  Is it weird that I keep two giant tubs of feta cheese in my fridge...

Easy Potato Salad

This easy potato salad recipe includes tips for perfectly boiled potatoes and eggs, along with a homemade potato salad dressing from my mom and hers!  Greetings, from New Hampshire! It’s warm and………wait. What the heck. It’s snowing out right...

Firecracker Chicken Wraps

These firecracker chicken wraps are filled with shredded chicken tossed in a tangy firecracker sauce and served in a crunchy tortilla with Ranch dipping sauce. I have to say, I’m getting prrrrretty good at nailing restaurant copycat recipes nowadays....