James Andrew Beard was an American cookbook author, teacher, syndicated columnist and television personality. Beard was a champion of American cuisine who taught and mentored generations of professional chefs and food enthusiasts. Enjoy James Beard’s best quotes below.
“Food is our common ground, a universal experience.”
“Too few people understand a really good sandwich.”
“I don’t like gourmet cooking or ‘this’ cooking or ‘that’ cooking. I like good cooking.”
“A gourmet who thinks of calories is like a tart who looks at her watch.”
“I believe that if ever I had to practice cannibalism, I might manage if there were enough tarragon around.”