Comfort Food Contributing To Obesity
Comfort Foods can be referred to foods that hold special preferences to a certain individual or a culture. The food that people are comfortable with, consisting certain factors like quality, price etc.
The consumption of Comfort foods can be pointed out as a response to stress people are dealing in their daily lives. It is however also said to be contributing to obesity in the United States. Even then it is preferred a lot by all and also can be pointed out to be perfect comfort after any event that leading in to bad mood, like breakup and such. This kind of foods can lead to fat because it is able to make you fall asleep right after consumption, The British calls this Foods as ‘Nursery foods’ and for this reason, where it is suppose to feed the kids to make them comfortable enough for healthy growth.
With the increasing changes in trends there are various international comfort foods that can be pointed out today like luxury burgers, Wagyu beef, ragus, Pepperoni pizza etc. All this foods have turned out to be the latest trend and craze, so somehow these are more preferred today by people than the old-school homemade fried chicken.
Even the latest most innovative international chefs these days are filling their menus with comfort food items. Few of these foods are like ‘Spaghetti & meatball’, ‘peas and carrots’ ‘surf and turf’” or “Coffee and Doughnuts’.
Now let’s see what these above mentioned fancy foods really are.
Spaghetti & meatballs is actually a dish with squashed spaghetti adding caper berries along with sea scallops and some tomato cubes. It is actually a popular family dish and is liked mostly by the kids.
Surf & Turf is actually preparation of sea food and meat combined; it is naturally seen in British and Irish pubs of North America, typically consisting of lobster, prawn and shrimp.
Peas & carrots is actually an old fashioned dish consisting of peas and carrots with, butter and sauce along with onions and such. It is also quite delicious and does add up a lot to calories.
Coffee & Doughnuts: as the title says it is our most loved coffee and Doughnuts served together making it a perfect combination for a snack break and such.
Los Angeles kind of got famous for this kind of foods, it is now considered as a most kid-friendly cuisine oriented place. The common foods in various hotels like Sofitel Hotel at Simon L.A, are Pizza, mac & cheese, meat loafs, rice krispies, cotton candies, milk and cookies. At the West third street in L.A., there is a Food court which a few comfort foods served here are chips and fish, another favourite with a name “Mom’s Spag & Balls” which is actually a fancy name given to Spaghetti and meatballs. There are various other popular places in L.A where various comfort foods are served such as pot roast, chocolate pudding, and the most famous sandwiches by Suzanne Tracht, etc.
All this mentioned international comfort foods have grown in to popularity so much lately and is also affecting people in various ways; it is when considered to be a mood swinger is also known to be a major contributor to fat which obviously isn’t a good thing.
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