As we eat our food, we often thing about the taste. "The coffee was bitter. Or The coffee tasted like it was nine tenths water rather than the strong brew she craved.
There are a lot of taste words to help in the description. Like sweet, sour, bitter salty. Bringing the taste of what the characters are eating can bring the reader into the story and trigger their taste buds with memories. So consider adding a bit of the taste of things into the story.