Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Definitions for viand
- An article of food, now usually of a choice or delicate kind.
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Citations for viand
It is neither the quality nor the quantity, but the devotion to sensual savors; when that which is eaten is not a viand to sustain our animal, or inspire our spiritual life, but food for the worms that possess us.
The truth is, beef is my weakness; and I do declare that I derive more positive enjoyment from the simple viand than from any concoction whatever in the whole cook's cyclopaedia.