Can We Guess Your Go-to Comfort Food?

By: Steven Miller
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About This Quiz

After a long and stressful day, there's probably one food in particular that you are drawn to. There's something about that dish that is sure to bring back all kinds of positive memories and set your nervous system at ease. It goes way beyond simply filling your gut. In fact, just the thought of this particular food tends to bring a smile to your face.

Some people are drawn to sugary snacks that cause a rush and bring back fond memories of trips to the candy store when they were young. Others prefer the starchy goodness of carbohydrates. Whether it's potatoes, pasta, or bread, these heavy meals tend to ground us and bring on a feeling of solidity. Some are drawn to breakfast foods, some to late-night snacks, and others are drawn to the kinds of snacks that you can pick up at your local convenience store.

Whether it's spicy or sweet, hot or cold, healthy or not, we think we can figure out the food that you'll turn to when you need to be comforted. We'll ask about your preferences in food, how you tend to handle stress and details about your lifestyle in general. When it's all said and done, we're pretty sure that we'll serve up your favorite.

Order's up. Let's dig in.

Which city in the U.S. would you rather spend time in?

Which time of the year is most stressful for you?

Are you on a low-carb diet?

What time of the day are you most likely to enjoy some comfort food?

In your opinion, which major life event is the most stressful?

Where would you rather go on vacation?

Is there a family member who can make your favorite comfort food better than anyone else?

When you eat your comfort food, which memory is closest to what comes to mind?

Are you gluten-intolerant?

Are you lactose-intolerant?

Are you a vegetarian?

Do you prefer sweet, savory, or spicy?

Which kind of restaurant would you rather go to?

How regularly do you eat dessert with meals?

When was the last time you ordered delivery?

Do you prefer dark or milk chocolate?

Which is your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Which breakfast food is most appealing to you?

Which pizza chain do you usually order from?

Which kind of cheese do you like the most?

On average, how many of your meals each week feature potatoes in some form or another?

What's the weirdest thing you've ever eaten that was fried?

If someone brings in a box of doughnuts, how many are you likely to eat?

How would you react if you were told you couldn't have bread anymore?

When was the last time you had a peanut butter and jelly sandwich?

How likely are you to eat chicken soup when you're not sick?

Which beverage is most comforting to you?

How do you prefer your eggs to be prepared?

What are you putting on a bagel?

Which flavor of pudding is your favorite?

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