Redneck gastronomy reaches its zenith in The Big Food Manual and Redneck Survivalist Flourish Guide.
--Mr Big Food
Counter-intuitively, fasting can be instrumental in the study and pursuit of gastronomy.
It seems to me that one's mastery of gastronomy involves one's understanding of where food comes from.
Prehistoric gastronomy included reindeer hindquarters.
Living on the Farm has been a genuine study in gastronomy; Rocky's Adventures under the table involve a different sort of study concerning the behavior of gasses.
If you cut into my abdomen, you will see that I know a bit about gastronomy.