Gastronomy is the study of food and culture, with a particular focus on gourmet cuisine.

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On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen
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The Physiology of Taste: Or, Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy
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The Man Who Ate Everything
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It Must've Been Something I Ate: The Return of the Man Who Ate Everything
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
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Mert ameddig nem tudjuk konyhánkat újragondolni, ameddig nem tudunk egy patinás, a hagyományokon, a régi magyar gasztrozófián alapuló, mégis korszerű és izgalmas gasztronómiát varázsolni, addig olyan nép leszünk, amilyen most vagyunk: egyszerre álmos és álmosító, alacsony növésű, de fennhéjázó, irigy és dühös, maradi és sznob, szűklátókörű és középszerű nemzet.
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