quote by Adelle Davis

Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper.

— Adelle Davis

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Gourmet food quote Don't look for a partner who is eye candy. Look for a partner who is soul food.
Don't look for a partner who is eye candy. Look for a partner who is soul food.

My goal is to make Italian food clean and accessible and beautiful and tasty, with simple ingredients that people can find at a local grocery store, because people don't want to go to a gourmet shop in search of items that will sit in their pantry for years after they use just a teaspoon or pinch of them.

Great food needed more than chefs; it needed gourmet diners.

Gourmet food quote The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for steak to coo.
The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for steak to coo.

Don't wreck a sublime chocolate experience by feeling guilty.

Today's food trucks are far from cheap eats on wheels, there are some seriously gourmet offerings on four wheels.


All sorrows are less with bread.

Gourmet food quote Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
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A gourmet knows that the best part is not always the expensive part, and he will find that part, and then he will share it. A gourmet should want to share.

After eating, an epicure gives a thin smile of satisfaction;

a gastronome, burping into his napkin, praises the food in a magazine; a gourmet, repressing his burp, criticizes the food in the same magazine; a gourmand belches happily and tells everybody where he ate; a glutton empraces the white porcelain alter, or more plainly, he barfs.

Ordinary folk prefer familiar tastes - they'd sooner eat the same things all the time - but a gourmet would sample a fried park bench just to know how it tastes.

Gourmet food quote There's no better feeling in the world than a warm pizza box on your lap.
There's no better feeling in the world than a warm pizza box on your lap.

Once again, when you upgrade sensations from an addiction to a preference, you can enjoy things such as gourmet food and music, without having your happiness depend on them.


But some of us are beginning to pull well away, in our irritation, from.

..the exquisite tasters, the vintage snobs, the three-star Michelin gourmets. There is, we feel, a decent area somewhere between boiled carrots and Beluga caviare, sour plonk and Chateau Lafitte, where we can take care of our gullets and bellies without worshipping them.

A complete lack of caution is perhaps one of the true signs of a real gourmet.

Gourmet food quote The day each family keeps aside food to feed one hungry person or animal or bird
The day each family keeps aside food to feed one hungry person or animal or bird every day, nobody will go hungry in this world. There is enough food to feed every hungry stomach. Mankind just doesn't have the heart for it.

Judging foods without regard to price is a rich mans game, and yet poor people can be gourmets able to discern a good potato from a bad one.

It was dramatic to watch my grandmother decapitate a turkey with an ax the day before Thanksgiving. Nowadays the expense of hiring grandmothers for the ax work would probably qualify all turkeys so honored with gourmet status.

If you're afraid of butter, use cream.

Gourmet food quote I take care of my flowers and my cats. And enjoy food. And that’s living.
I take care of my flowers and my cats. And enjoy food. And that’s living.

Food is a passion because I basically grew up in a kitchen.

My mother was a gourmet chef and I'm the youngest of five kids. We would always congregate in the kitchen.

You might be a redneck if you consider pork and beans to be a gourmet food.

Gluttony is a great fault; but we do not necessarily dislike a glutton. We only dislike the glutton when he becomes a gourmet-that is, we only dislike him when he not only wants the best for himself, but knows what is best for other people.

Gourmet food quote One should eat to live, not live to eat.
One should eat to live, not live to eat.

No man under forty can be dignified with the title of gourmet.

News is like food: it is the cooking and serving that makes it acceptable, not the material itself.


A complete lack of caution is perhaps one of the true signs of a real gourmet: he has no need for it, being filled as he is with a God-given and intelligently self-cultivated sense of gastronomical freedom.

Gourmet food quote People who love to eat are always the best people
People who love to eat are always the best people

For a gourmet wine is not a drink but a condiment, provided that your host has chosen correctly.

Some people who are obsessed with food become gourmet chefs. Others become eating disorders.

America is a land of healthy appetites.

It is not in the American character to live in order to eat. Rather, the reverse is true. Many try, but just as Americans don't make good gigolos, nether do they make good gourmets.

Gourmet food quote We once grew good without chemicals. We never grew food without bees.
We once grew good without chemicals. We never grew food without bees.
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Whenever I was called a gourmet, I suspected I was being accused of something at least slightly unpleasant. But that was before I heard the term "foodie." I am still not sure that a gourmet is a good thing to be, but it must be better than a foodie.


A true gourmet - a judge - has the wisdom to know when to stop eating.

The difference between a gourmet and a gourmand we take to be this: a gourmet is he who selects, for his nice and learned delectation, the most choice delicacies, prepared in the most scientific manner; whereas the gourmand bears a closer analogy to that class of great eaters ill-naturedly (we dare say) denominated, or classed with, aldermen.

Gourmet food quote Growing you own food is like printing your own money!
Growing you own food is like printing your own money!
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As women, we understand our bodies, and there's a blossoming that occurs.

We're hungry for gourmet meals instead of the fast food. We bring to life a more expansive understanding of life, ourselves, and others. We are more generous and assertive.

You can have a table full of gourmet food, but the minute you put a box of Entenmann's doughnuts out, that's all people are gonna talk about.

I can't believe it! A real gourmet kitchen, and I get to watch!

Gourmet food quote If you want breakfast in bed, sleep in the kitchen.
If you want breakfast in bed, sleep in the kitchen.
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I am a bit of a gourmet chef. I love cooking mostly Thai food. And a lot of times on movies, you have these trailers that have these little ovens and kitchenettes. A lot of actors never use them, but I would cook lunch just about every day.

Lyon is full of temperamental gourmets, eternally engaged in a never-ending search for that imaginary, perfect, unknown little back-street bistro, where one can dine in the style of Louis XIV for the price of a pack of peanuts.

Sweetly and subtly perfumed...so soft it is best eaten with a spoon, a tenderness more appealing to gourmets than to those who have to pick, ship, handle and store it in constant fear of ruinous spoilage.

Gourmet: Usually little more than a glutton festooned with credit cards.

The pleasure of eating should be an extensive pleasure, not that of the mere gourmet. People who know the garden in which their vegetables have grown and know that the garden is healthy will remember the beauty of the growing plants, perhaps in the dewy first light of morning when gardens are at their best. Such a memory involves itself with the food and is one of the pleasures of eating. (pg. 326, The Pleasures of Eating)

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