- A connoisseur in eating and drinking. Also called a foodie, a gourmet is someone who takes their food considerably more seriously than most. Some might say that they live to eat rather than eating to live. They appreciate fine quality of food. Gourmets started the http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slow_Food Slow Food movement.
- French, gourmet
- German: Feinschmecker
- Japanese: (t, ja, sc=Jpan, é£Ÿé€š, tr=shokutsÅ«), (t, ja, sc=Jpan, ç¾Žé£Ÿå®¶, tr=bishoku-ka), (t, ja, sc=Jpan, ã‚°ãƒ«ãƒ¡, tr=gurume)
- (context, of food) fine
- Gourmet coffee is just like regular coffee, only better.
- We need to go to the grocery store to get the exotic ingredients for this recipe.
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