comfort food


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comfort food

n.
Food that is simply prepared and associated with a sense of home or contentment.

comfort food

n
(Cookery) food that is enjoyable to eat and makes the eater feel better emotionally
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.comfort food - food that is simply prepared and gives a sense of wellbeing; typically food with a high sugar or carbohydrate content that is associated with childhood or with home cooking
food, nutrient - any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
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Perhaps the greatest challenge to creating comfort food is capturing the homey, sentimental impressions it leaves in the stomach while also arousing the inner gourmet.
Comfort Food Meanings And Memories blends culinary history with folklore and a focus on how comfort foods were developed from American ethnic and family roots, offering insights on the idea of comfort foods, the types of foods that came to be regarded as such, and how local comfort foods and culinary tourism spread to become a part of local culture and cuisines across the country.
Saveur: Italian Comfort Food packs in over a hundred recipes for Italian dishes that blend traditional comfort food favorites with new ideas, and is recommended for any who would produce fare from scratch.
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After that, some of the subjects were served their choice of comfort food.
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So I was interested when I read that Axa the insurance people had instigated a poll to discover people''s favourite comfort food.
These kinds of days call for hearty comfort food, and a great start is homemade wheat bread with buttered crust.