While some of us baked banana bread from scratch and others found refuge in boxed mac and cheese, there’s one thing we all had in common: Food was a defining element of our lives during the pandemic. Sometimes cooking was a chore, but many other times it gave us the emotional and physical nourishment we needed to get through another day. Here, Top Recipes takes a look at the meals that LIVESTRONG.com and MyPlate users relied on to make 2020 more bearable.

Even More Recipes We Loved in 2020