Get plating tips for bigger WOW factor
Plating food is an art that requires mastering. Tweezers and edible flowers aren't needed, but thoughtful intent should inform every plating decision. Color, texture and balance form the basics of sound plate presentation, but to really stand out, make room for creativity and panache. Sketch out your ideas, then rehearse with a practice plate, assembling and adjusting ingredients until they please you. And then, you're ready for showtime.