Origin of gastronomy
Examples from the Web for gastronomy
He has a doctorate in art history from Oxford University, and has written on aesthetic topics ranging from Facebook to gastronomy.
This city has every single level of gastronomy that one can imagine.
Cookbook This is the encyclopedia of gastronomy—a classic text on the art of French cuisine.
This must have had an excellent effect on the art of gastronomy.The Art of Entertaining|M. E. W. Sherwood
In fact what in the world has brought it into the midst of a work on gastronomy I am at a loss to make out.Cakes & Ale|Edward Spencer
By this time you ought to have some knowledge of gastronomy.Olla Podrida|Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
Britons and Americans should wake up and learn something about gastronomy.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car|Francis Miltoun
I tried the Dutchman on the same point, but I might as well have interviewed an oyster in regard to the science of gastronomy.
Word Origin for gastronomy
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.