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Food Poems | Examples of Food Poetry

Food Poems - Examples of all types of food poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for food.
Cooking A Science And An Art
Cooking is a science and an art That allows you to have these two in one That when done just right is so smart It also can be so very fun You don't need tubes or brushes A pan or...Read More
Categories: art, food, science,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Ironing the Bacon
I have to iron the bacon before the baby cries. It has those tiny crinkles - the bacon, not the baba... ... I do not tell white lies. I have to do the dusting with a fish I bought today... Dust sticks...Read More
Categories: fantasy, food, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Those who drink bound to sink
I met a man in pink, Who chose to freely think That those who often drink Are bound to sadly sink: “No braving it to a brink; With no sure shores a link!” But while just this saying Made with...Read More
Categories: death, drink, food, health,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Willie The Bee
Categories: food,
Form: Personification
I crowned the write full missus champ paean practical joker
I crowned the write full missus "champ paean practical joker" The following moniker “innocent prankster” awarded, hashtagged, and qualified wife as trickster de jure appended to alluded spouse (then of twenty five plus years), when she pulled a...Read More
Categories: food, abuse, adventure, april, confusion,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Mama Bear
cubs getting hungry salmon swimming up the stream easy catch for bear ...Read More
Categories: food, animal, baby, fish, fishing,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Gym'll twix it
My Maltesers class is complete A Star Bar move was quite a feat I’m craving a curry A Flake, or Mcflurry Sweetcorns hurt the soles of my feet! In the gym I perfect a Star Burst Sixteen Little Moons...Read More
Categories: candy, food,
Form: Rhyme
A body in a coat
Still grotesquely afloat Belly ready to bloat His last meal A Milked Oat And then hard rowed a boat But with a shot was downed And the next thing was drowned! His harsh look watchers note And at it his foes gloat And...Read More
Categories: conflict, death, food, water,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Salad And Sudoku
A baby red chard stained finger smears my logic puzzle, Sour cream cilantro splatter quite the quaint “addition” juicy brain pump lemon zest solution that I guzzle, number crunching sea salt a spur to intuition Roasted sweet potato...Read More
Categories: creation, food, imagery, science,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member red
different shades of red lure me to pick burgundy.... spring's ripe raspberries ...Read More
Categories: food,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Spearmint Chocolates
Cooling mint chocolates on my tongue, Melt into a fondue so fond....Read More
Categories: chocolate, food, sensual,
Form: Crystalline
Poetry Snacks
Orange peels litter my desk, sprinkling sparkling droplets of orange oil over my unfinished love sonnet A croissant is over there, I just remembered. It soaks my slam poem, which I shall never perform, with buttery heaviness Jelly beans, blue, red, green, white, to...Read More
Categories: candy, color, food, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Jello
Jello is a mellow way of filling up a tub A smashing way of chilling up an ordinary scrub The jello is a fellow’s way of doing something new A rock and roll adventure in a musical revue I...Read More
Categories: appreciation, food,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member As Survivors Dwindle to a Precious Few
Blackened potato rock-hard tomato Piece...Read More
Categories: food, health, horror, world
Form: Rhyme
Meeting for Lunch
How delightful to sit at a table Out-of-doors with a friend having lunch, Catching up on the latest since last time, Trading stories between every munch. With a breeze and a sun-block umbrella, Watching all types of people pass by, It’s...Read More
Categories: food, friend,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Food Poems

Definition | What is Food in Poetry?