Move aside, lasagna—stuffed pasta shells are the ultimate comfort food. Before you roll your eyes (we're looking at you, pasta connoisseurs), we dare you to click through this collection of recipes without salivating. Including classic ricotta-stuffed pasta shells, pesto cheese–stuffed shells, and even a tofu-filled vegan variety, these recipes are so good they might just inspire you to take a cheat day on your Whole30 diet and start grating Parmesan stat. Ahead are seven recipes that prove stuffed pasta shells are winter's antidote.
These pesto cheese–stuffed shells are baked to perfection in a quick ragù-style sauce. "I love using a spicy sausage to add flavor without having to cook the sauce all day long," confesses recipe creator Tieghan of Half Baked Harvest. "I also use a little vodka in the sauce to give it an extra kick," she adds.