I don’t know about you, but the best thing about winter is eating cheesier dinners than summer time. I find that cheesiness in summer can make me feel a bit “bleurgh”. So I’ve put together a list of winter meals that are filled with cheesiness for winter!
Personally, I think cheese is the perfect remedy for anything! My dreams are filled with raclette, fondue and cheesy meals.
I can’t pick favourites, but I love ricotta, because it’s so versatile. The kids love mozzarella for the stretchy theatrics. Parmesan and pecorino are my favourite for adding flavour as they help to make everything taste awesome.
So get into the spirit of winter and make something cheesy! Most of these will make more than one family serving, so you can fill up your freezer at the same time.
Meaning you are a quick reheat away from a cheesy dinner at another time.
Beef, spinach and ricotta lasagne
This beef spinach and ricotta lasagne is the best! Warning: This dinner will result in cheese on chins, sauce on faces and fingers wiping plates clean. Dinner doesn't get better than this.
Special Veal Parmigiana
This special veal parmigiana is the perfect midweek meal! Delicious, filled with veggies and covered in oozy cheese, it's set to become a family favourite.
Lamb and veggie Greek style lasagne
This lamb and veggie greek style lasagne is perfect for smuggling veggies and is an awesome weeknight meal. Makes leftovers- so freeze one!
Cheesy Chicken Traybake
Cheesy Chicken Traybake
Broccoli and chicken cheesy lasagne
Lasagne is a kid favourite- it’s all those layers of yumminess! This broccoli and chicken cheesy lasagne bake is an awesome mid week meal.
Cheesy chicken meatballs in cherry tomato sauce
These yummy cheesy chicken meatballs are perfect for your fussy eater! But the whole family will love this delicious dinner! Egg free and gluten free.
Chicken campagnola- chicken with spinach, cheese and a tomato sugo
Chicken campagnola, chicken with spinach, cheese and a tomato sugo, a one pot chicken dinner that looks and tastes amazing.Super simple recipe kids love!
Polenta gnocchi pie
Polenta gnocchi pie...the cutest and yummiest way to mix up your family meals! Filled with veggies and gluten free, it's the perfect family friendly meal. #kidsfood #familyfood #veggiesmuggling #hiddenveggies #healthyfamilymeals
Sweet potato macaroni and cheese - a healthy orange cheesy pasta
A delicious take on macaroni and cheese that even looks orange! This is a healthy version made with sweet potato!
Veggie packed mexican lasagna
This easy bake veggie packed mexican lasagna is awesome for filling the kids with veggies! Freezer friendly and super yummy.Simple, but tasty family recipe!