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Enough with this "presentation" silliness


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Enough with this "presentation" silliness

mucho gordo | Sep 23, 2010 02:43 PM

What is it with these misguided chefs who consider themselves to be 'fine artists' as well as culinary artists. They insist on piling an odd assortment of mostly unheard of foodstuffs on what appears to be an unwashed plate that is smeared with some sort of sauce, call it nouvelle / nouveaux / fusion cuisine, charge outrageous prices and foist it off on a young, trend-setting generation who walk away still hungry. Shakespeare would have taken one look at the plate and said "What foods these morsels be"?
Well prepared food does not need to be served in a big lump that has to be separated in order to savor the taste of each ingredient.

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