Cooking (when I have the mental capacity for it...), food in general
Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Venom
Too many to list. The Wheel of Time series, Jane Yellowrock series, Throne of Glass series, Good Omens, to name a few.
Patricia Briggs, Faith Hunter, Nalini Singh, Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson, Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett
D&D, Hades, Dragon Age and Mass Effect series