We have all had delicious food, but have you ever tried beautiful food? Yes, you read that correct, Beautiful Food! Ohh, don’t think that I have gone mad and just talking nonsense. But, what I am talking about makes complete sense. If you prepare beautiful food, people will crave what you just prepared. And, if your food is not good looking, no matter how good it tastes, it will be very tough for you to convince people to taste it.
Yes, it is true that you should always eat a healthy, balanced diet, but you should try different items on your cheat days. So, preserve all our recipes for your cheat days. Well, talking about beautiful food, you must have heard about delicious and tasty food from all. But, today we are going to discuss tips that will help you prepare food that not only tastes good but looks good as well. No matter what you prepare, Dalgona Coffee, Laccha Rabri Recipe, Chocolate Mousse Ice Cream, or just any other dish. When you serve them on the table, your family will fall in love at first sight.
Follow a few tips shared below, and see how you can get going to prepare the most good looking food.
The three C’s of styling food
Not only to your eyes but a little contrast adds interest to your eyes as well. When you see beautiful colour contrasts in your food palette, you will be interested to try the delicacy out. Therefore, we recommend creating contrasting colours in your dishes. You can choose to contrast smooth, melty mass, and then contrast it with something into pieces, and that has sharp edges. Don’t forget to garnish your drink or dish. They are proved to add flavour and moreover is also believed to add a pop of colour, making it look fresher.
Remember the rule of thumb, simple looks adorable. When you have plain white dishware or white dishware with some detailing only on the rim will create a great canvas. You can decorate your dish the way you like and also add as many colours as you want. When you have patterns of high contrast that are busy, they compete with the colours and looks of your food. Therefore, don’t let your utensils steal the appeal of your dish.
Moreover, with a crisp white background, your food will be a real show-stealer, and you will be able to highlight the dish that you have worked on so hard. Even when you have the same colours for your food, it will be hard to understand what you have cooked. Choose simple dishes over complicated ones.
People are usually attracted to things that their eyes understand. Hence, if you plate your dish with too many things in and around, it will be tough for people to know what it really is.
Hence, you have to work to make your dish recognizable, and achievable. Also, when people click pictures of the food, it should be understood by people viewing their pictures. You should not make dishes that are understood only when someone digs into it.
Prepare your food in such a way that it looks classy and simple. The casual look is what people long for. If the food on your plate is not able to make you hungry enough, then it is not worth it. Your food should be able to water your mouth.
While cooking you will not have to go too far to catch things up, it will only make things look messy. Try to stay as simple as possible. Our tips will help you make your dishes pop out of the screen like a star. Rock your Instagram profile with one of the best shots of your good-looking food! Wink-Wink!