In vain we offered to wait whilst he finished his bonne-bouche.
Ferdinand was the bonne-bouche of the family: they used to call him "the Parson!"
Eating what yolk or white they contained, they plucked and roasted the chicks as a "bonne-bouche."
There was no profusion of unmeaning dishes; each was a bonne-bouche—an undeniable delicacy.
Then came a few hours' rest: and Chinatown was saved as a bonne-bouche for the evening.
It is also stated that these prisoners used to go out early and collect snails as a bonne-bouche for breakfast.
Stone noted that he made swallowing movements as if he were about to taste a bonne-bouche.