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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It will also feature new KN comfort foods, including Fluffy Pancake Mix (MSRP $8) and Tart Cherry Scone Mix (MSRP $15), gourmet natural baking mixes with fibre([R]) , a special formulation of premium gold flax, wheat germ, oat bran, prunes and apricots developed to help people improve their nutritional intake and prevent heart disease.
It does not say that comfort foods are not enjoyable, but rather that we don't seem to seek them out when we think we do.
Comfort foods are those simple, unsophisticated dishes that are a stable of family dining because of their ease of preparation, appetite satisfaction, nutritious components, and great taste.
95), features the comfort foods of winter, from pork chops braised with apples and cabbage to Portuguese fish stew.
Keep in touch with what consumers define as comfort foods
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Contrary to the belief that people tend to seek comfort foods at the time of stress and upheaval, new research has suggested that instead of going for the tried and tested, individuals actually try out new things at the time of change like the current credit crunch.
While most will sound familiar, having a host of comfort foods tried and tested under one cover makes Emeril's Potluck appealing and special.
The photo-filled book invites readers to entertain their own friends with Appetizers, Central Perks (coffee, coffee drinks, muffins), Comfort Foods, Festive and Holiday Selections, Urban Eating, Vegetarian Delights and Sumptuous Desserts - ranging from comfort foods to more contemporary fare.
Some featured items will include Szechwan Dan Dan Noodles, Herbed Rotisserie Chicken, Grilled Cajun Trout, the new Bangkok Calamari Salad and American comfort foods, such as Buttermilk-Battered Fried Chicken and Waffles and Homemade Meatloaf.
Melts and malts have withstood the test of time because they are the ultimate comfort foods," said Teka O'Rourke, director of menu marketing and promotions for Jack in the Box.
com) reveals a strong correlation between everyday life stress and consumers' increased need for now gratification in the consumption of less healthy or diet-busting comfort foods.
Conducted by Opinion Research Corporation, the survey reveals that nearly a third of Americans (32 percent) rank steak and potatoes as their favorite comfort food, with traditional favorites following close behind: chicken noodle soup (20 percent), mashed potatoes (18 percent) and pot roast (15 percent) round out the list of most-popular comfort foods.