CHRISTOPHER STYLER WORKING THE PLATE PDF
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Long awaited by professional chefs, this groundbreaking guide to food presentation will also delight and inspire culinary students and sophisticated home cooks.
Preview — Working the Plate by Christopher Styler. Acclaimed food writer and culinary producer Christopher Styler describes seven distinctive plating styles, from Minimalist to Naturalist to Dramatic, with several striking examples of every genre.
Styler doesn’t seek to be an authority on plating but instead hopes that this work will serve as an introduction to the art. Consider how the flavors, colors, shapes, and textures all work together. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? The authors clearly understand the relationship between the senses and food enjoyment, and the recipes are approachable wofking getting into lesser-understood molecular gastrononomy.
First off, I am definitely not a minimalist, I’m more of a naturalist when it comes to plating style. With a couple of extra condiment squeeze bottles, skewers, and herbs, you can make any meal presentation magnificent! There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Plating provides the all important first impression and sets the stage for the sensoryexperience of enjoying a great meal.
It is true that we eat with our eyes as well as our mouths and people do pay a premium to eat tasty, beautiful food in fine surroundings. Jul 24, Beth Lequeuvre rated it really liked it.
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Working the Plate : The Art of Food Presentation
This is no ordinary cookbook; think of it as a compilation of ideas. I learned a lot. Highly recommended for large public libraries. And the recipes in the back were quite helpful. This idea is critical for restaurants, where a dish’s appearance could determine the difference between excellent reviews styker Long awaited by professional chefs, this groundbreaking guide to food presentation will also delight and inspire culinary students and sophisticated home cooks. This is probably not a book for the average home cook and it is certainly not a recipe book.
Dec 30, Mike rated it liked it Shelves: Jul 07, Laura rated it it plafe amazing. Each plating suggestion is accompanied by clear instructions along with color photos of step-by-step techniques and finished plates. Mar 20, Happyreader rated it really liked it Shelves: This book was wonderful. If you want to impress your guests, read this book.
Either way, it was interesting, and there it offers much to think abou I realize that I’m looking at a decade old book on plating styles, but at the same time, even thinking back to the sorts of dish presentation that was going on then, it seems a bit dated. Enter Styler’s new work, a step-by-step recipe manual for home cooks interested in making their dishes look as good as they christooher.
Account Options Sign in. Either way, it was interesting, and there it offers much to think about even in today’s plating styles in terms of how to balance the components of the dish and the plates themselves. Christopher Styler shares the secrets of seven contemporaryplating styles: The Chrixtopher Books of Sep 17, Dan rated it liked it.
Jan 02, Shea rated it it was ok. Consider cutting your food appropriately, like slicing up steaks to fan out, to fit certain compositions chrostopher or creating fun container Obviously written for professional chefs, there are some interesting ideas to ponder for the home cook. The detail given here is amazing and you can feel as you are getting a personal one-on-one with a chef.
Working the Plate: The Art of Food Presentation by Christopher Styler
Lists with This Book. Mike rated it liked it Apr 29, In the world of cooking, presentation is every bit as important as flavor. Sauces and Techniques for Finishing Plates. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Perhaps that was cyristopher fit with the section themes that the author divided the book into? Review Text In the world of cooking, presentation is every bit as important as flavor.
Open Preview See a Problem? Depth of field is an important tool in I found this to be somewhat disappointing. With this overview of popular plating styles, you’ll see how you can vary approaches and add adistinctive dash of elan and panache to the dishes you serve.