Clifford, on several occasions, had seemed to enjoy the old man's intercourse, for the sake of his mellow, cheerful vein, which was like the sweet flavor
of a frost-bitten apple, such as one picks up under the tree in December.
The first is the taste, Which is meager and hollow, but crisp: Like a coat that is rather too tight in the waist, With a flavor
Besides this, it was he who tasted the macaroni, to maintain the pure flavor
of the ancient tradition; and it must be allowed that he never permitted a grain of pepper too much, or an atom of parmesan too little.
Ben Jones the hunter, however, in one of the passes of the Black Hills, succeeded in bringing down a bighorn from the verge of a precipice, the flesh of which was pronounced by the gormands of the camp to have the flavor
of excellent mutton.
Not too much illness, but just illness enough--just sufficient to give it the flavor
of suffering and make it poetical.
The water was then tasted and found to be but little fit for drinking, with a certain carbonate-of-soda flavor
The horseflesh was appetizing and nourishing, the saltpeter flavor
of the gunpowder they used instead of salt was even pleasant; there was no great cold, it was always warm walking in the daytime, and at night there were the campfires; the lice that devoured him warmed his body.
As usual, I steeped myself in them, and the first runnings of my fancy when I began to pour it out afterwards were of their flavor
Over led her into the house, where she ate the piano, which was of an excellent flavor
I thought the monkey would taste like meat people, but the flavor
The fatal apple of Eden couldn't have had a rarer flavor
," commented Anne.
His cigar was burning well, and the flavor
of old Armignac lingered still upon his palate.