pick of the bunch

pick of the bunch

The best or most ideal option in a group. Matt is the pick of the bunch, so we need to make sure he ends up on our team. I know you think that puppy is too small, but to me he's just the pick of the bunch!
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the pick of the ˈbunch

(informal) the best example of a group of people or things: This Australian wine is the pick of the bunch.
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PLB is choosing the pick of the bunch for its latest wine range.
But the pick of the bunch in cool appetizers is the Diwan rendition of an ahi tuna chopped salad ($8.
The pick of the bunch was a stunning free-kick from Calum Waters.
The pick of the bunch, though, The pick of the bunch, though, had to be John had to be John Henshaw as Cilla's dad John White.
In the space of five minutes, Agnama, Downs and Robinson all found the back of the net, the pick of the bunch being Downs' long-range shot from the touchline which dipped into the top corner of the Cleveland goal.
I'VE enjoyed watching Everton's goals against Aston Villa a few times, but the pick of the bunch has to be Nikica Jelavic.
Of Time and the City: The Making of a Liverpool Masterpiece, was the pick of the bunch.
One of three runners for Jim Goldie, this seven-year-old must be the pick of the bunch.
Pick of the bunch, however, came from GORDON REID, of Links Green, Gosforth: "Right lads - set your watches.
Pick of the bunch has to be The Tumbleweed Pet Poo Converter, a worm farm that turns dog droppings into food for worms, whose'castings' can then be converted into fertiliser for your garden.
Pick of the bunch was the timeless Moonlight Serenade and a subtle rendition of the more obscure Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair.
Williams' effort on 83 minutes was the pick of the bunch, a scorching drive from 25 yards, which flashed past helpless Paul Pritchard in the Canaries' goal.
The pick of the bunch is Ed West's quirky 'Don't Mention The World Cup' (E2.
T rulli is arguably the pick of the bunch, given the power of his Toyota engine and the fact that his inconsistent car seems suited to this circuit - test driver Ricardo Zonta went fastest in yesterday's second practice.
As a used car, it's certainly a great package: a smooth and refined cruiser; a chassis to delight even the keenest driver; and this, the least powerful version, is the pick of the bunch.