Definition of barley-sugar column
- The fine 15th-century church has twisted barley-sugar columns and old tombs set in the floor.
- —Paul Lewis, New York Times, 30 Nov. 1986
- Within its high outer walls is a luscious Gothic cloister oozing with delicate tracery and twisted barley sugar columns.
- —Catherine Slessor, Architectural Review, February 2010