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The Magic Of Comfort Food

Why Are Some Foods Considered Comfort Food?

So, what's comfort food? The foods that we associate with our childhood and relationships provide us comfort. Comfort food was added to the dictionary in 1977, as “food that comforts or affords solace; hence any food (usually with high sugar or ca...

The Real Meaning Of Comfort Food

There are times when only a big box of ribs will do. Usually those times come after days already full of excess. Country fair and fried Twinkie kinds of days. Emotionally laden kinds of days—days in response to which doctors exhort patients to “no...

Why Comfort Food Comforts

When the Oxford English Dictionary added a definition for “comfort food” in 1997, it traced the term’s etymology back to a 1977 magazine article about Southern cooking: “Along with grits, one of the comfort foods of the South is black-eyed peas.” ...

What Does Comfort Food Mean To You?

For many, the phrase "comfort food" has become synonymous with dishes on the heavy side: big on carbs, fatty or rich. The notion of "guilty pleasures" is never far away. Such food can be utterly delicious, of course, but at their worst these dishe...

Why Comfort Foods Feel So Good

Forget gourmet delights or opulent spreads, it is the eternal favourites that brings a smile on one's face. There's nothing like appeasing one's gastronomic cravings. The contentment that a foodie gets after eating that scrumptious food is a high ...

Kitchari Is Easygoing Indian Comfort Food

We all ask for different things from our food in the name of comfort. We look for that glint of a certain place or time, or of a particular person or group of people. Others might look to dishes that skirt the edges of familiarity yet sate a yearn...

The Science Of Why You Crave Comfort Food

It's not just because these comfort foods are tasty. It's because they make us feel less alone...

Slow-Cooked, Earthy Dal: The Ultimate Indian Comfort Food

We’ve really taken ownership of the comfort foods of other cultures. Chicken soup, mashed potato and (whisper it) Heinz tomato soup are the meals that are offered – and sought – during illnesses in my house. But what did my other half ask for rece...

"Food For Soul": 6 All Time Favorite Indian Comfort Food!

“Good food is good mood” is what they say! A cent percent true statement! Let’s accept it guys, we Indians, love to eat, be it our oily, spicy samosas and pakoras or the simple homemade dal-roti! But, there are times, when we are blue, or stressed...

Maggi To Bhujia On Bread: 20 Indian Comfort Food That Can Cure All Blues

When the dictionary defines comfort food, it reads: food that is prepared in a traditional way and reminds you of home, family or friends. Here are 20 Indian comfort foods that will make you go yummmmmm!

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The Magic Of Comfort Food

John PaulJohn Paul
Comfort food is got more to do with your memories than your tummy. It's food that'll put nostalgic events before you. Know more about this.