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Stew Recipes For The Coldest Of Days

Stew is the food equivalent of a roaring fire and a cozy blanket.
01/21/2015 09:45am ET | Updated January 21, 2015

Stews are one of those dishes that will never stir up excitement. There's nothing glamorous about them; no way to make them feel fancy. But despite stew's failure to shine, we still crave a bowl.

There's nothing more comforting on a cold, winter day than a big, deep, steamy bowl of hearty stew. It's basically the food equivalent of sitting near a roaring fire while tucked under a cozy blanket wearing wool socks.

Everyone always thinks beef when stew comes up, and those recipes are great, but there are many more stew recipes to turn to during these long winter months. Like lemon chicken, African chicken peanut and braised short rib stew to name a few. Here they are -- all the stew recipes you need to thrive during this cold winter season:

1
African Chicken Peanut Stew
Simply Recipes
Get the African Chicken Peanut Stew recipe from Simply Recipes
2
Boeuf Bourguignon
Adventures in Cooking
Get the Boeuf Bourguignon recipe from Adventures in Cooking
3
Chickpea Stew With Saffron, Yogurt And Garlic
James Ransom/Food52
Get the Chickpea Stew with Saffron, Yogurt, and Garlic recipe from Genius Recipes via Food52
4
Swiss Chard And Chickpea Stew With Tamarind
Bev Cooks
5
Lemon Chicken Stew
Foodie Crush
Get the Lemon Chicken Stew recipe from Foodie Crush
6
Quick Beef Stew With Mushrooms And White Beans
Simply Recipes
7
Pork Stew With White Beans And Butternut Squash
Alpha Smoot/Food52
Get the Pork Stew With White Beans And Butternut Squash recipe from Merrill Stubbs via Food52
8
Braised Short Rib Stew
How Sweet It Is
Get the Braised Short Rib Stew recipe from How Sweet It Is
9
Crockpot Pork Posole Stew
Foodie Crush
Get the Crockpot Pork Posole Stew recipe from Foodie Crush
10
Indian Spiced Stew With Chicken And Potatoes
Seasons & Suppers
11
Beef And Barley Stew With Mushrooms
Simply Recipes
Get the Beef and Barley Stew with Mushrooms recipe from Simply Recipes
12
Fesenjan Persian Chicken Stew With Walnut And Pomegranate Sauce
Simply Recipes
13
Simple Savoy Stew
Macheesmo
Get the Simple Savoy Stew recipe from Macheesmo
14
Basque Lamb Stew
Simply Recipes
Get the Basque Lamb Stew recipe from Simply Recipes
15
Hearty Chicken Stew With Butternut Squash And Quinoa
Cooking Canuck
16
Red Roasted Asian Beef Stew
James Ransom/Food52
Get the Red Roasted Asian Beef Stew recipe from monkeymom via Food52
17
Guinness Beef Stew
Brown Eyed Baker
Get the Guinness Beef Stew recipe from Brown Eyed Baker
18
Spicy Condiment Stew
Macheesmo
Get the Spicy Condiment Stew recipe from Macheesmo
19
Licorice Root And Malt Beer Beef Stew
Mettch/Food52
Get the Licorice Root and Malt Beer Beef Stew recipe from Mettch via Food52
20
Short-Rib Beef Stew With Ale
Simply Recipes
Get the Short-Rib Beef Stew with Ale recipe from Simply Recipes
21
Saucy Slow Braised Stew
She Eats/Food52
Get the Saucy Slow Braised Stew recipe from She Eats via Food52
22
Ceci Bean Stew
fo/Food52
Get the Ceci Bean Stew recipe from fo via Food52

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