Quick find:

Distinguish between meals (feast, picnic, breakfast) and other food with:

> put meal in pouch

There's no simple way to enumerate non-meal food, but this will allow 'eat food' to eat a non-meal (if you have one) and 'eat meal' to eat a meal.

(NOTE: As of 2016, this is no longer necessary. 'eat food' will now skip meals. However, the same technique can be used in other ways.)