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10 Heart-Melting Cheesy Comfort Foods Including Pumpkin Mac & Cheese

Sorry hot cocoa, you've been replaced by rich, creamy cheese for this season's go-to comfort snack.
11/15/2013 12:54pm ET | Updated December 6, 2017
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Sorry hot cocoa, you've been replaced by rich, creamy cheese for this season's go-to comfort snack. Although, are you surprised? We'd rather be burning our tongues on steamy bacon double cheeseburger bites oozing cheddar than watered down hot chocolate.

In celebration of this groundbreaking revelation, we've compiled a list of the most mouthwatering, snuggle-up-by-the fireside cheese recipes. Because it's the holidays, and everyone knows that's the best time to bring out your inner fat kid.

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Bacon Double Cheeseburger Bite Size Puffs

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Cheddar, Chicken & Cranberry Stuffed Baked Sweet Potatoes

Recipe: Sargento

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Pepperoni & Cheese "Calzonies"

Recipe: Cozy Apron

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4 State Mac & Cheese with Porcini Mushrooms

Recipe: Sargento

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Mini Cheese, Ham, and Olives Pizza

Recipe: Ty Life

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Pumpkin Macaroni and Cheese

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Crêpes with Caramelized Apples and Creamy Ricotta Filling

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Scalloped Potatoes with Cheese

Recipe: Sargento

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Purple Cauliflower Cheese

Recipe: Food Opera

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Apricot Cheese Squares

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H/T Sargento, Tasteologie, Tastespotting