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11 Ways Advertisers Make Food Look Delicious

© Robert Landau/Corbis Advertised foods rarely look exactly like the real food they’re selling. In fact, a number of sites around the web have pointed out just how false food advertising can be. The truth is, the delicious-looking culinary concoctions we see in print ads and television commercials would be anything but appetizing if they were [...]

Petri Dish Cookies

Instantly comprehensible to anyone who has spent time in a microbiology lab. I am still not sure if my streaking technique is up to par on cookies, but hey I’m working with royal icing not agar. However, I did improve my counts of isolated colonies by loading on the nonpareils this time. The baker/artist’s blog has a [...]