culinarian

noun
cu·​li·​nar·​i·​an | \ ˌkə-lə-ˈner-ē-ən How to pronounce culinarian (audio) , ˈkyü-, ˌkü- \

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a celebrated culinarian who started his own cooking school
Recent Examples on the Web Both Noto and Lankford say one of the most rewarding aspects of planning this dinner is creating a network of female culinarians in real time. al, "In April, the B’ham Femme’s dinner will spotlight some of the city’s top culinary talent," 13 Mar. 2019 How can food writers and culinarians who want to see more chefs like Adjepong on TV and behind the stove continue the momentum and keep using that episode as a teachable moment? Shauna Stuart | Sstuart@al.com, al.com, "Chef Todd Richards on empowering chefs to better understand soul food," 21 June 2019 DelSignore is purely Italian, though the influence of the French culinarians is inescapable in that part of the world (despite what the Italians will tell you otherwise). Mark Kurlyandchik, Detroit Free Press, "An early taste of Pernoi, one of metro Detroit's most anticipated restaurants ever," 19 June 2019 Cayden Fielder, the culinarian behind vegan Caycakes Bakery, said the 3-month-old dinner party provides a creative outlet for him. Lauren Delgado, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Enjoy dessert first at The Last Course," 7 June 2018 Each year, the New Orleans Wine and Food Experience honors a local culinarian with the Ella Brennan Award. Todd A. Price, NOLA.com, "7 tasty places to eat and drink in New Orleans: Jan. 24-30," 23 Jan. 2018 There are some things most cooks and culinarians agree upon, though. Katie Chang, Vogue, "Where to Find the Best Mole Poblano in Mexico," 20 Aug. 2017 A cast-iron culinarian, Shelton gets back to basics using simple skillets. Mary G. Pepitone, kansascity.com, "Use the grill and a cast-iron pan for these Parmesan Ranch chicken wings," 6 June 2017

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1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Culinarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/culinarian. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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