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Food is more than just fuel — it’s also pleasure

This July 12, 2016 photo shows chocolate peanut butter baked doughnuts in Coronado, Calif. This dish is from a recipe by Melissa d’Arabian. (Melissa d’Arabian via AP) CAMD101

I recently had an email exchange with someone who argued that food is supposed to be fuel — period — and that to view eating as a form of pleasure was a gateway to food addiction. I had to respectfully disagree.

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