COTTAGE pie, lasagne and the humble Sunday roast have topped a list of the nation’s favourite "winter warmers". Researchers who carried out a detailed study also found at this time of year, Brits are fond of beef stew, spaghetti bolognese and cauliflower cheese. Other much-loved classics include mac and cheese, fish and chips and bangers and mash, all guaranteed to warm our cockles amid the chilly winter months. The season of comfort food is in full swing, according to the study of 2,000 adults, with six in 10 saying hot meals are one of their favourite things about this time of year. But with the lead up to Christmas being a hectic period, 74 per cent of Brits admitted taking shortcuts when cooking to make their lives a little easier. Popular meal time savers include using frozen vegetables, microwaving food instead of using an oven when possible and using ready-made sauces. TOP 30 WINTER WARMERS1. Sunday roast A spokesperson from Primula, which carried out the research in … [Read more...] about Britain’s favourite winter comfort food revealed – does your number one meal make the list?
Claudia Torres Updated 11:23 am CST, Friday, November 16, 2018 Barbecue — 2M Smokehouse Barbecue — 2M Smokehouse Photo: Mike Sutter /San Antonio Express-News Photo: Mike Sutter /San Antonio Express-News Image 1 of / 29 Caption Close Image 1 of 29 Barbecue — 2M Smokehouse Barbecue — 2M Smokehouse Photo: Mike Sutter /San Antonio Express-News Critics' Choice 2018: Best comfort foods in San Antonio 1 / 29 Back to Gallery While the city of San Antonio is home to a diverse amount of wine-and-dine spots and fine eateries, sometimes you just want to chow down on some good ol' comfort food. They might not be the healthiest choices, but they'll be sure to make your … [Read more...] about Critics’ Choice 2018: Best comfort foods in San Antonio
Monday, October 15, 2018 by: Ralph Flores Tags: antioxidants, goodfood, goodhealth, grocery, ingredients, Organic, organic potatoes, planting potatoes, potatoes (Natural News) For a lot of people, nothing says “comfort food” better than a steaming bowl of mashed potatoes — or a helping of french fries, fresh off the fryer. Of course, eating fried potatoes may increase a person’s risk of dying early, but that shouldn’t stop people from eating these delectable spuds. In his video, Dr. Mason of Mason Wellness Center talks about how organic potatoes are his secret ingredient in staying lean and fit, as well as the benefits of planting your own crops. Watch the full episode from REAL.video here: Going for organic potatoes Potatoes have come a long way from the Andes in South America, where it is endemic. It’s now one of the major food crops in the world, with over 41.3 billion pounds harvested each year. However, most of these … [Read more...] about All hail the king of comfort foods: The benefits of organic potatoes
CHIPS, chocolate and bacon butties are Britain's favourite comfort foods, new research has revealed. Other classics that made it onto a list of the nation's top 40 feel-good foods include bangers and mash, cottage pie and a full English breakfast. It also emerged the average Brit will tuck into comfort food nine times a month – typically spending £277 on it every year. And for 31 per cent, the key factor in deciding what grub to eat is how filling it is. According to the research, Brits are also more likely to chow down on a morale boosting meal in autumn and winter. Three in 10 will simply opt for something hot and 27 per cent want a meal which requires minimal effort to prepare. TOP 40 COMFORT FOODS1. Chocolate The research of 2,000 UK adults was commissioned by supermarket giant Iceland. Trading director Bev Mitchell said: “Our research has shown that as the cold weather approaches, people are turning to comfort foods and seven in 10 people admitted that their … [Read more...] about Britain’s favourite comfort food revealed – and chips, chocolate and bacon sarnies top the list
By Craig Hlavaty Updated 5:29 am CDT, Wednesday, September 19, 2018 PHOTOS: Dig into the history of Luby's Famous for its LuAnn platters, "square" fish planks, rich macaroni and cheese, and easy-going dining experience, Luby's has become a Texas comfort food staple. Now headquartered in northwest Houston, nearly every Texan has a memory of dining at Luby's with family and grandparents. Learn more about this simple Texas tradition... less PHOTOS: Dig into the history of Luby's Famous for its LuAnn platters, "square" fish planks, rich macaroni and cheese, and easy-going dining experience, Luby's has become a Texas comfort food staple. Now ... more Photo: Luby's A Luby's in McAllen is the chain's longest-operating location, opened on January 11, 1962. A Luby's in McAllen is the chain's longest-operating location, opened on January 11, 1962. … [Read more...] about The story of how Luby’s became a Texas comfort food staple