Favorite Comfort Foods Around the World

Written by Keren Mikva
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Whether you’re sick, heartbroken, or just feeling nostalgic, everybody has foods they turn to in times of need. Usually they bring up sweet childhood memories or a taste of your home country if you’re away, but they never fail to be delicious. They’re not necessarily healthy, but really, who wants a salad when you’ve just been dumped? What you want is something soothing, something not necessarily packed with nutrients, and something that just tastes plain good. The following is a collection of comfort foods from different countries around the world, so if you think something looks gross, keep it to yourself. It would probably be delicious if it was your mom making it.