Culinary Quotes Archive

This is a collection of quotes about food by people familiar to the culinary world and not.

Reminds me of my safari in Africa

Posted July 24, 2019

“Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water.”

W. C. Fields

A whole set of values comes with fast food: Everything

Posted July 17, 2019

“A whole set of values comes with fast food: Everything should be fast, cheap and easy; there’s always more where that came from; there are no seasons; you shouldn’t be paid very much for preparing food. It’s uniformity and a lack of connection.”

Alice Waters

I’d always vaguely expected to outgrow

Posted July 10, 2019

“I’d always vaguely expected to outgrow my limitations. One day, I’d stop twisting my hair, and wearing running shoes all the time, and eating exactly the same food every day. I’d remember my friends’ birthdays, I’d learn Photoshop, I wouldn’t let my daughter watch TV during breakfast. I’d read Shakespeare.”

Gretchen Rubin

If people want to believe that the organic food has

Posted July 03, 2019

“If people want to believe that the organic food has better nutritive value, it’s up to them to make that foolish decision. But there’s absolutely no research that shows that organic foods provide better nutrition.”

Norman Borlaug

There are certain comforts of living here in Dubai

Posted June 26, 2019

“There are certain comforts of living here in Dubai, the comforts of so many mosques and so much good food… It’s just that much more secure. And may God keep it safe.”

Cat Stevens

If I could only have one type of food with me I

Posted June 19, 2019

“If I could only have one type of food with me, I would bring soy sauce. The reason being that if I have soy sauce, I can flavor a lot of things.”

Martin Yan

It’s like spicy food – sometimes you have to tone it

Posted June 12, 2019

“It’s like spicy food – sometimes you have to tone it down so more people can enjoy it.”

Kenneth Edmonds

I always have dashi in my refrigerator it’s the

Posted June 05, 2019

“I always have dashi in my refrigerator it’s the almighty Japanese ingredient.”

Masaharu Morimoto

We do take seriously our responsibility and growing

Posted May 28, 2019

“We do take seriously our responsibility, and growing ability, to educate people about healthy eating and giving them greater access to nourishing and affordable fresh food.”

John Mackey

No I love Montreal

Posted May 21, 2019

“No, I love Montreal… I think I love Montreal more than Montreal loves me… I love the food there.”

Kathy Griffin