Post # 252 What They Said

May 14, 2014 at 3:48 PM | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Post # 252 What They Said

There’s been a lot written about food, and a lot said about food.  Right here in little blog thing, I’ve written over two full books worth of words about food in one form or another.  Today, I thought I’d list a bunch of quotes from other people about food.

“Beware the hobby that eats.”  Ben Franklin

“You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I’m not hungry enough to eat six.”  Yogi Berra

“You can tell a lot about a fellow’s character by his way of eating jelly beans.”  Ronald Reagan

“When you have mastered a number of frosting and fillings, cake making becomes just an assembly job.”  Julia Child

“I come from a house where gravy is considered a beverage.”  Erma Bombeck

“Fettuccine Alfredo is macaroni and cheese for adults.”  Mitch Hedberg

“Health food may be good for the conscience, but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better.”  Robert Redford

“The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that I see no reason whatsoever for bottled dressings.”  Julia Child

“Anyone who can read can cook.”  My mom

“Food is our common ground, a universal experience.”  James Beard

“The only think I like better than talking about Food is eating.”  John Walters

“I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food.”  W.C. Fields

“The best comfort foods will always be greens, cornbread, and fried chicken.”  Maya Angelou

“The kitchen’s a laboratory, and everything that happens there has to do with science.”  Alton Brown

“I don’t like foods that bite me back.”  Paula Deen

“Italian food is all about ingredients and it’s not fussy and it’s not fancy.”  Wolfgang Puck

“Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.”  Mark Twain

“I don’t like gourmet cooking, or “this” cooking or “that” cooking.  I like good cooking.”  James Beard

“When baking, follow instructions.  When cooking, follow taste.”  Laiko Bahrs

“Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French; soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.”  Alice May Brock

“All you need is love.  But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”  Charles Shulz

“I think strawberries are overrated.” Kathy McDonald

“Coffee lies.  It doesn’t live up to its promise.  It smells way better than it tastes.”  Me

“Hunger is the best sauce.”  Italian proverb

Enjoy!Wine Glass 01

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