It’s not for nothing that some of the most beloved images ever painted or drawn by Norman Rockwell focus on food. Of all his many subjects — work, gossip, the rain — none attaches quite so readily to sentimentality, and none can trigger as big a rush of precedents and memories. Comfort food has long held special status, casting a warm glow associated with simpler days that can be especially soothing in times of duress, like those of the past few years. “When times are ...

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