Darcy Maulsby

Comfort with a Dash of Nostalgia

By Ann Thelen

There is something about the sun setting earlier, the crisp air and the sensory pleasures of autumn that make you want to put a pot of soup on the stove or serve up your family’s favorite comfort foods.

Special memories and the foods we associate with those times and events are the embodiment of comfort foods. These foods come in many forms, but it’s usually that special – and maybe a bit unusual – pairing of foods that get our taste buds going.