Examples of gourmet in a Sentence
food critics have to be gourmets in order to write about food in an informed way
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The event features a variety of menu items that on the surface may appear completely normal (think gourmet hamburgers, tacos, falafel and ice cream), but with unexpected accouterments that most people typically deem as pests.
Note: The Humboldt Fog cheese and candied walnuts can be purchased at Whole Foods and other gourmet grocery markets or at Brian Malarkey’s Herb & Eatery.
Those looking for an eye-opening start to the day can find it at Somethings Brewing, (82 Center St., 847-543-8600, somethingsbrewing.webs.com), a gourmet coffee shop, bakery and deli with indoor and outdoor seating downtown.
The national gourmet cookie shop will sell regular cookies, usually $1.69, at exclusive birthday pricing of 40 cents.
On the other side: a spin studio, a gourmet coffee shop, and, an R.E.I. store selling, of all things, expensive tents.
The house has three dining areas, but perhaps the most significant to Hepburn was the gourmet kitchen.
The Ferry Building, a gourmet food court and office center as well as a transportation hub for commuters crossing San Francisco Bay, is expected to fetch more than $300 million.
Time Out Market's arrival would continue two trends in Chicago: the rapid redevelopment of the Fulton Market area west of the Kennedy Expressway, and the rise of gourmet food halls.
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Origin and Etymology of gourmet
French, from Middle French, alteration of gromet boy servant, vintner's assistant, probably ultimately from Middle English grom groom
First Known Use: 1820See Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of gourmet
GOURMET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gourmet for English Language Learners
: a person who enjoys and knows a lot about good food and wine
GOURMET Defined for Kids
Definition of gourmet for Students
: a person who appreciates fine food and drink
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