Comfort Food


This Southern Cooking Technique Is the Key to Next-Level Comfort Food

Born and raised in Florida, chef Kia Damon shares her recipe for smothered chicken and rice.


This Fancy Tuna Melt Is Actually Very Easy to Make

Coi's Erik Anderson keeps his tuna melt similar to the diner version he ate as a kid, but with a few simple upgrades.


Easy Pumpkin Soup Recipe

A homemade vegetable stock enriches and makes for a more complex soup.


Applebee’s Wants You to Eat Your Feelings

Why go to therapy when you can go to Applebee's?


The Psychological Effect of Having to Give Up the Foods You Love

"I never stop craving just a few tacos with the twice-fried beans and a glass of milk.”


These Overly Processed Instant Noodles Own a Piece of My Heart

For Indians across generations, Maggi noodles are an intrinsic part of their masala-smacked memories.


Make Timballo, the Crazy Love Child of Carbonara and Lasagna

This recipe is like ascending into clouds of mozzarella and achieving true pasta enlightenment. Some things are greater than the sum of their parts.


Cozy Up To This Blue Cheese Polenta Tonight

This super-simple but satisfying comfort food dish gets its rich flavor from the West West Blue Cheese made by Crown Finish Caves in Brooklyn.


Cacio e Pepe Kugel Is the Italian-Jewish Hybrid We Didn't Know We Needed

You'll want these cheesy baked noodles from Lilia chef Missy Robbins in your comfort-food arsenal.


Make John Joseph's Ridiculously Delicious Vegan Lasagna

Vegan or not, we promise that this is some of the best lasagna you've ever tasted.


This Map of the Most Googled Super Bowl Foods Says a Lot About America

American excess has never been more clearly mapped out.


This Vegetarian Congee Is Proof That Healthy Comfort Food Isn't an Oxymoron

This twist on the classic comfort dish is delicious and nourishing, but devoid of the outrageous amounts of cheese and/or butter present in most of our comfort food.