In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
noun & transitive verb
- I took a quick drink and savored the taste I that I hadn't had in a while.
- Olsson took a bite, savoring the ham and cheese on wheat.
- Ignoring the question, he took an obstinate bite of cheese and slowly chewed it, savoring the food with exaggerated relish.
- Do not gulp down your food; savor each mouthful and chew well before you swallow.
- He has dinner and actually savors the wine, rather than drinking to get drunk.
- Their salted and smoked meat was useful to give savour to otherwise stodgy dishes, and was especially important for the poor.
- What's needed is a flesh whose savour runs deep because its fats are dispersed, in fine grains, throughout the meat.
- Teach children to chew food more slowly and savour the food.
- He taps her glass with a ringing clink and starts to drink the champagne, savoring the taste.
- Those on-board enjoyed the new, lavish dining room, savoring excellent cuisine and first-class service.
- The notes of nut and marmalade add great savour to rashers and crispy black pudding.
- It's not just about slow cooking and careful preparation of food, but also about slow eating: to savour the different tastes, to eat carefully, and convivially.
- Sometimes you get drawn into food and silence falls as each mouthful is savoured.
- It has the addictive Hebridean savour of a peaty-iodiney island malt.
- The octopus was tender and tangy, with a savour of the sea.
- I lifted my beer bottle to my face and drank the frothy goodness, sipping it slowly, savoring the bitter crisp taste.
- Both routes of feeding were physically unnatural and all I wanted was that exhilarating feeling of smelling, tasting and savouring food in my mouth again.
- I could have sat there all day, savouring a pasta salad and watching the people coming out.
- A spoon of wood or plastic leaves the savor intact.
- Eric walked out from the kitchen and grinned, sitting down and slowly savoring his chocolate pudding.
- The movement promotes homemade, handmade food, biodiversity, sustainability - and, above all, taking the time to savor good food at the table.
- Slow down your eating, savor your food, and enjoy sharing life with family and friends.
- Make sure you savour food - cooking shouldn't be a hassle or a trial.
- Nothing spoils the savour of a good wine or takes the zing out of a gin and tonic like having it served in a smeary, bleary glass.
- The holiday season is also a time for me to savor foods I might not have the chance to any other time of the year, so, of course, I must make sure my taste buds remember them long after the holidays are over!
- Immediately, we devoured our food, savoring the taste.
- She ate it slowly, savoring each morsel of food that went in her mouth.
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