A time comes when all of a sudden we start craving for a comfort food. A comfort food is one that we’ve eaten before & have a nostalgic feeling associated with it. Comfort foods are simple to prepare & are usually high in calories & fat. They can also be prepared using healthy ingredients. Comfort foods vary from region to region & country to country. These can be desserts such as Chocolates, Ice-Creams, drinks such as Smoothies, Soups, or baked foods such as Pies, Puddings, Cookies, or fried food such as French Fries.
Baked Comfort Foods
Baked comfort foods are the most popular of all comfort dishes. The most popular ones include Cakes, Cupcakes, Muffins, Pizza, Pies, Cookies etc. These items can be prepared in a small span of time as they can be baked using instant ingredients which are easily available for purchase at the market. Each of these dishes can be prepared in a variety of ways using many different kinds of ingredients, which is why their popularity is huge among chefs & regular consumers. For example, instead of baking regular Cookies, you can try varieties such as Raspberry lemon Cookie, Salted Caramel Snicker doodles. Pizza can be made in a variety of ways using different combinations of vegetables, fruits & cheeses, Cakes can be made with different fruit flavors & Pies such as the Apple Pie can be made as Apple-Fig Pie, Apple-Pear-Ginger Pie, Salted Caramel Apple, Tart Apple etc.
The common ingredients among these dishes are Butter, Sugar, Salt, Flour, Cheese, Baking Powder & fruits & vegetables of choice. All we need to make these foods is, an oven & a refrigerator. You can look these recipes up on the internet & try them on your own. Or you can also experiment with different ingredients of your choice.