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Definition of or relating to cooking
  • The title is this, Culinary Road to China—what do you think, good?
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter's Daughter
  • She had no sense of culinary adventure—her idea of exotic food was the Orange Chicken at the Chinese take-out place on Taylor Street.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • In the afternoon some boxes were to be moved to make room for new culinary supplies.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  Sister Carrie
  • Luis also went to cooking school, attending the Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in nearby Scottsdale.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • 'My dear wife,' exclaimed I, 'this dish is indeed a masterpiece of culinary art, but where had you met with it?
    Johann Wyss  --  The Swiss Family Robinson
  • The best hotel and all its culinary myrmidons, were set to work to prepare the feast.
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • [49] Matelote: a culinary preparation of various fishes.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • "I brought him," said a voice of command, "and while he's skilled with maintenance of the ship, it's his culinary skills I find most valuable.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • Why couldn't he find it, say, in a woman's gait or culinary caprices or artistic taste?
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • I read a great deal and learned to prepare delicious dishes, following the culinary advice of the doctor's wife.
    Wladyslaw Szpilman  --  The Pianist
  • I didn't see a single gleaming culinary gadget.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • The culinary arts, perhaps, washing dishes in a diner.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Alexandra was at the kitchen table absorbed in culinary rites.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Mehlinger has become a wizard at ferreting out suppliers for hard-to-find culinary offerings from around the world.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • This is opportunity for a culinary rebirth!
    Kenneth Oppel  --  Airborn
  • He urged Chicago hostesses to hire some French chefs to improve their culinary diction.
    Erik Larson  --  The Devil in the White City
  • My only carnal pleasures these days seem to be culinary.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Other moneyed Americans followed his lead, and Asheville eventually came to be known as an artistic and culinary destination throughout the South.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • So it was usually done by the low woman on the culinary totem pole.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • As Ichabod jogged slowly on his way, his eye, ever open to every symptom of culinary abundance, ranged with delight over the treasures of jolly autumn.
    Washington Irving  --  The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

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