Looking for some comfort food? These cheesy recipes are sure to hit the spot! Who doesn’t love a cheesy dish? From gooey mac and cheese to savory quesadillas, there’s something about melted cheese that hits the spot. There’s nothing quite like the comfort of a cheesy dish. So, why not add a little cheesy goodness to your life with these delicious recipes with cheese?
Cheesy Baja Chicken & Bell Pepper Skillet
Although there is no shortage of baked chicken recipes to choose from, this one stands out from the rest. Citrus, garlic, peppers, cilantro, cheese, and more add flavour to the chicken. This dish is gorgeous served hot with rice on the side.
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One Pot Cheesy Taco Pasta
This easy taco pasta is wonderful for dinner and it’s one of the best skill pasta dinner ideas I’ve found. Beef, onion and garlic are dominating flavours in this creamy taco pasta with macaroni noodles.
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Slow Cooker Spicy Corn and Jalapeño Cheese Dip
Spicy corn and jalapeño cheese dip makes great party food. You can make this jalapeño corn dip in the crockpot and make it as spicy (or not) as you choose. This slow cooker dip recipe is always a BIG hit and this easy street corn dip doesn’t last long. I love this cheesy Mexican-style appetizer with chips. And so will you!
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One Pot Taco Macaroni and Cheese
Try this taco macaroni and cheese, which combines the best of both worlds with Mexican and Italian flavors in every bite. With a cooking time of just 30 minutes in a single Dutch oven, this dish is perfect for those cooler months when you’re in the mood for something hearty and warming.
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Cheddar Bacon Scones
If you enjoy savoury scones, you simply have to make these. In fact, these bacon cheddar scones could very well become your favourite breakfast indulgence.
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Smoked Gouda Bacon Cheddar Cheese Dip for Pretzels
Pretzels and cheese makes a delicious appetizer. This smoked gouda bacon cheddar cheese dip is a breeze to prepare and boasts onion, garlic and bacon flavours in every mouthful, making it a sure-fire hit at any party, potluck supper or get-together.
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Instant Pot BBQ Chicken French Bread Pizza
Instant Pot BBQ chicken French bread pizza is a super-easy 20-minute meal which I just know you’re going to love. Barbeque French bread pizza offers a change of pace from traditional pizza recipes and combines the deliciousness of baguette bread with some wonderful toppings.
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Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese with Pancetta
This delicious upscale or gourmet macaroni dinner is simply mac and cheese we all love with an exciting twist. Expect a rich, creamy recipe using smoked gouda and noodles. It is the perfect side dish and sure to be a family favourite.
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Your kids will love these Fresh Corn and Bean Nachos for dinner or an after-school snack. Loaded with fresh summer corn, kidney beans, jalapenos, and cheese. They are impossible to resist.
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Chicken Taco Spaghetti Squash
Watching your carbs? If so, you’ll love this Chicken Taco Spaghetti Squash with only four ingredients.
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Cheesy Quinoa With Meatballs
This quick Cheesy Quinoa with Meatballs uses prepared meatballs for an easy shortcut. The kids will love all the cheese and you’ll love that it’s packed with proteins and that it’s gluten free.
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Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Quinoa Casserole
A delicious and protein packed cheesy chicken enchilada quinoa casserole recipe that will soon become one of your family favorites.
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Game Day Pizza Roll Skillet Dip
This skillet pizza rolls and dip recipe are the perfect easy appetizer for homegating or tailgating to celebrate your favorite team. They’re easy to eat and boast delicious flavors in every bite.
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Cheesy Cowboy Quesadillas Recipe
A quick and easy meal with some Mexican flavors and so much cheesy goodness! This is sure to put smiles on everyone’s faces!
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Epic Quesadilla Platter (And How To Style It)
This delicious quesadilla platter can be easily scaled up or down for a tasty impressive party snack or meal that everyone can enjoy, with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions on how to make it and get it looking like this.
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Lasagna Roll Ups
Lasagna roll-ups are a fun, creative, and delicious twist on traditional lasagna. A lasagna noodle is rolled around a mouth-watering cheese and meat sauce filling.
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Air Fryer Chicken Avocado Sandwich
If you’re looking for a delicious and healthy sandwich option that won’t take you hours to make, look no further! This Air Fryer Chicken Avocado Sandwich packs all of the flavors with none of the guilt.
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Easy Hormel Chili Cheese Dip Recipe
Have a big game coming up? This Hormel chili cheese dip is the perfect appetizer! You can make this chili cream cheese dip in just a few minutes of prep and a few minutes of heat. This hot chili cheese dip recipe is comprised of layers of cream cheese, Hormel chili and shredded cheese.
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Roasted Mushroom and Pepperoni Pizza
You can’t go wrong with this easy pizza. Mushroom and pepperoni is a classic combo and this recipe has the BEST homemade crust! Add this to your list of the best pizza recipes!
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Easy Lasagna Stuffed Shells
Love the flavors of lasagna but don’t want to deal with all the layering? This lasagna stuffed shells with meat sauce recipe is for you! These ricotta stuffed shells have a flavorful Italian cheese filling and are topped with meat sauce and another layer of cheese. YUM. It’s similar process and flavors to my baked ravioli lasagna.
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Hawaiian Roll Meatball Sliders
One bite of this Hawaiian roll meatball sliders recipe, and you’ll be hooked! These baked meatball sliders feature layers of Hawaiian sweet rolls, juicy meatballs, marinara sauce, and mozzarella cheese for the cheesiest mini meatball subs you ever tried.
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Pull Apart Pizza Bread
This take on pizza is fun to make and eat! Fresh bread is stuffed with butter, garlic, and of course, cheese and pepperoni for a great appetizer to share.
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Lobster Grilled Cheese
This is the BEST lobster grilled cheese recipe! It’s both bougie and simple and all kinds of decadent and rich. A thick layer of lobster meat is sandwiched between to melty layers of cheese and a simple lemon mayo mixture brings everything together.
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Fajita Nachos With Steak
This steak fajita nachos recipe is the ultimate nacho dish for any occasion. Tender steak, bell peppers, jalapenos, and cheese are piled high over tortilla chips for the best beef fajita nachos you’ve ever had.
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If you’re looking for a classic, comforting side dish to please everyone, we’re sharing our scalloped potatoes recipe! This savory dish has been around for decades and is still just as popular today as when it first graced our dinner tables. Whether making this easy-to-prepare meal on a busy weeknight or taking your time with it on the weekend – this creamy potato casserole will surely be a hit with all who indulge in its cheesy deliciousness.
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Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches
This slow cooker Philly cheesesteak with bacon combines the classic beef and melty cheese sandwich with the smokiness of bacon! This easy weeknight dinner cooks up in the slow cooker and is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!
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Cheesy Asparagus Casserole
This simple asparagus casserole combines tender asparagus, crunchy breadcrumbs, and a creamy cheddar cheese topping. Ready in just 45 minutes, this is sure to become a hit with the entire family!
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Kimchi Mac And Cheese
Mouthwatering umami packed kimchi mac and cheese with three different types of cheeses – delicious, cheesy, creamy and packs a flavor punch!
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Paccheri Al Forno
Paccheri al Forno is a classic Italian pasta bake from Southern Italy. It’s a delicious and easy weeknight meal. Made with just a few simple ingredients, it’s hearty and ready in under an hour!
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Cheesy Cheese Ramen
A twist on Mac and Cheese, this quick-and-easy cheese ramen recipe uses cheddar cheese, milk, and a pack of instant ramen noodles to create a creamy, indulgent cheesy ramen. Perfect for days when you want something easy and comforting.
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Baked Mussels With Cheese And Garlic
Super simple and easy to make garlic cheese baked mussels filled with a garlicky cream cheese topped with melted cheddar cheese! Fantastic as an appetizer or as a snack with some drinks with some friends and family!
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