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
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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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The menu includes their favorite comfort food, which, so far, ranges from meatloaf and macaroni and cheese to pork adobo and vegetarian tamales.
The Diabetes Comfort Food Diet" is both a diabetes self care manual and a collection of fantastic, healthy, diabetic friendly recipes that are easy to prepare.
The result is a winning selection of new fare and takeoffs perfect for those who don't want to stay too far from comfort food.
Family Size Chicken Pot Pie: Now the whole family can slow down and savor Marie Callender's most famous comfort food classic together, as the popular single serve chicken pot pie is now available in a family size that serves six.
INDULGE YOURSELF Many of us crave fattening comfort food in the winter but there are ways to make it healthier
And the typically generous portions of comfort food, and high satiety, let customers relax and savor the pairings without fuss.
She said: "At this time of year, many of us crave comfort food for a lift.
Eating habits haven't changed much between autumn and early winter but the sudden cold weather seems to have given customers a taste for comfort food, and stews are now back in fashion," said Morrisons corporate services director Martyn Jones.
So I was interested when I read that Axa the insurance people had instigated a poll to discover people''s favourite comfort food.
JAMIE'S COMFORT FOOD Mon C4 8pm NEW SERIES With the evenings drawing in, it's a stark reminder that autumn is not far away.
STUFFED: THE ULTIMATE COMFORT FOOD book isn't your usually anticipated assembly of tacos, stuffed potatoes and wraps: it ups the ante and takes the 'stuffed' notion a step further, including new stuffings and new wraps to hold them, and is a pick for any who want different fare.
As a result, one popular comfort food wasn't offered.