- the art or science of good eating.
- a style of cooking or eating.
Origin of gastronomy
Examples from the Web for gastronomically
Gastronomically and aesthetically, he has a better time in Paris; but it is in Oxford that most of his ten interviewees live.“Why Does the World Exist?” by Jim Holt: Review
July 17, 2012
I reflected that, gastronomically, Master Paul had probably enjoyed himself better than ourselves.A Top-Floor Idyl
George van Schaick
- the art of good eating
- the type of cookery of a particular regionthe gastronomy of Provence
Word Origin and History for gastronomically
1814, from French gastronomie, coined 1800 by Joseph de Berchoux (1762-1838) as title of poem on good living, after Gastrologia, title of a now-lost poem of antiquity, quoted by Athenaeus (see gastrology). Berchoux's word is from gaster + nomos "arranging, regulating." Related: Gastronomer.