Dishes like pound cake or tomato soup with a grilled cheese hold a special place in our imaginations. They’re delicious, surely, but we also associate them with holidays, people we love, comfort, and precious times.
Photo: Oxmoor House
No tricks here: Modest amounts of butter, bacon, and a mix of reduced-fat milk and half-and-half for richness enhance this version of a New England classic. Don’t forget a few oyster crackers.