The first part I read, a minor cordon bleu instructor, required me to say the words “an egg.”
Ascending, I pulled a cordon bleu, and was admitted into the apartment.
It was the same boy who, being asked for the meaning of cordon bleu, answered "a teetotaler."
Mrs. Lesengeld blushed, and after the fashion of a cordon bleu the world over, she began to decry her own handiwork.
Delicacy of flavor, and not solidity, is the result aimed at by a true French cordon bleu.
But there is not a cordon bleu in every regimental cook-house.
The kitchen-maid is doing her best to keep us from starving; but, though she means well, I can hardly class her as a cordon bleu.
The cantinire must have given proof of her worth either as a cook in the hospital or as a cordon bleu in the city.
If you had wanted a chef for a club, or a cordon bleu for a West End hotel, we might have accommodated you.
I remembered that at the fall calf-branding Uncle Jake had expressed his approval of our cordon bleu in no measured terms.