It’s not a food word, but definitely a comfort word!  I wonder how to create objective criteria which would include it?  I am pleased to learn that the word originally explicitly meant the two seats to right and left of the fire.

  • 01.060 and Bilbo sat on a stool at the fireside,
  • 09.012 by my own warm fireside with the lamp shining!’

“fireside, n.” OED Online. Oxford University Press, June 2015. Web. 27 July 2015.

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