5 Recipes for Peak Casserole Season
Never mind that it gets dark at 5 p.m. Winter nights are made for these warming one-dish dinners.
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The Casserole That Reinvents Spaghetti and Meatballs
We were smitten when we found this no-fuss, delicious and different casserole. It starts with bite-size meatballs made from ground lamb and seasoned with cumin, paprika, salt and cayenne pepper. You nestle them into a baked rice pilaf during the last few minutes of cooking, and the golden yellow rice (scented with saffron) gets bright pops of color from the red bell pepper.
Get the recipe: Saffron Rice Pilaf with Lamb Meatballs, Red Peppers and Dates