The Cozy Cook
A white bowl with a spoon scooping up Panera Broccoli Cheddar Soup.

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

This creamy Broccoli Cheddar Soup recipe is easy to make at home with simple ingredients and the best flavor! There are 3 different ways to thicken it and lots of PRO tips to make sure it is truly restaurant...

Crispy Chicken Salad with breaded chicken strips, lettuce, tomatoes, hard boiled eggs, cheese, and crispy tortilla crisps.

Crispy Chicken Salad

This Crispy Chicken Salad is so easy to make at home and tastes just like the version from Friendly’s! Serve it with my homemade honey mustard and crispy chicken strips over a bed of lettuce with tomatoes, hard boiled...

Honey Mustard in a white bowl with a spoon pouring it out.

Honey Mustard Sauce

This creamy honey mustard makes a perfect dipping sauce, salad dressing, or addition to pork and chicken! It takes minutes to make and has the perfect balance of simple flavors. Be sure to serve this with my Crispy Chicken...

A white bowl full of beer cheese soup topped with green onions and bacon with a spoon in the background.

Beer Cheese Soup

This simple beer cheese soup recipe can be made with a variety of cheeses and any kind of beer from Guinness to Bud Light! Caramelized onions in the broth add great depth of flavor, along with crispy bacon and...

A spoon in a white bowl full of creamy Shepherd's Pie Soup.

Shepherd’s Pie Soup

This creamy Shepherd’s Pie Soup is made with traditional Shepherd’s Pie ingredients, including mashed potatoes, cheese, ground beef, and vegetables! You’ll love watching this classic comfort food transform into a delicious soup with creamy broth that your family will...

A white bowl full of noodle turkey soup with a spoon in it.

Turkey Noodle Soup

This creamy Turkey Noodle Soup is easy to make with leftover turkey and tastes great with whatever noodles and vegetables you have on it! This is a budget friendly freezer meal that your family will love.

A roast turkey on a white platter with green parsley, sliced oranges, and fresh cranberries.

Roast Turkey Recipe

This Traditional Roast Turkey Recipe is cooked to the perfect temperature inside and out, with extra crispy brown skin and juicy and flavorful turkey meat! Start it upside down and finish it breast side up for the absolutely perfect...

Thick brown turkey gravy in a gravy boat topped with fresh thyme.

Turkey Gravy Recipe

This flavorful turkey gravy is easy to make with pan drippings and stock. It’s thickened with flour or cornstarch and takes just minutes to make! Make this gravy from roast turkey drippings and serve it with mashed potatoes and...

A bowl full of wet brine for a turkey with sliced fruit, fresh cranberries, and rosemary.

Wet Brine Turkey

Learn how to wet brine a turkey with this easy recipe that adds ultimate flavor and aroma. Use it for a whole turkey, turkey breast, or even a frozen turkey. Check out my tools and tips to make this...

A golden roast turkey on a large serving platter with fresh herbs.

Dry Brine Turkey

Learn how to dry brine a turkey with salt and an optional seasoning mix! Dry brining a turkey for roasting or smoking is an easy way to get extra crispy skin and juicy meat that’s full of flavor. And...

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