Tag: food

Oct 9, 2014

Artist Makes Ultra-Realistic Food Samples for Menu Item Displays in Japan

Artist Makes Ultra-Realistic Food Samples for Menu Item Displays in Japan

In Japan, some restaurants use ultra-realistic food samples to display what different menu items look like. These samples can be made from a variety of materials such as plastic and wax. In this video, watch as an artist skillfully creates a piece of shrimp tempura as well as an unbelievably realistic head of lettuce…

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Oct 1, 2014

This Guy Wants to Grab Coffee with Every Friend on Facebook

This Guy Wants to Grab Coffee with Every Friend on Facebook

We all have ‘friends’ on Facebook but how well do we truly know them? Matt Kulesza plans on finding out, starting a project he calls 1000+ coffees: “I plan to have a one-on-one coffee with every single one of my 1000+ Facebook “friends” over the space of the next three years, or as long…

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Sep 29, 2014

This is What The Beatles Look Like as Pancakes

This is What The Beatles Look Like as Pancakes

Nathan Shields is an illustrator, math teacher and self-proclaimed ‘professional dad’ to two wonderful kids. As a way to entertain them he began creating pancake art. It’s creative, delicious and fun for the kids, what more could you want? Here’s the Beatles as pancakes set to an instrumental cover of “Something” by The Beatles…

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Sep 25, 2014

Lee Samantha Makes Food That Tells a Story

Lee Samantha Makes Food That Tells a Story

Back in 2008, Malaysian artist Lee Samantha was pregnant with her second child. Lee knew that newborns commanded a lot of time and that if she could get her eldest daughter to eat independently, it would free up more of the precious resource. So began her foray into food art. Lee figured if the…

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Sep 18, 2014

This Food Truck Rolls Around with a 3,500 pound Wood-Fired Oven

This Food Truck Rolls Around with a 3,500 pound Wood-Fired Oven

Photograph by ymo on reddit If you’re ever in the greater Orlando area you may come across this one-of-a-kind food truck called 900 Degreez. The 35-foot food truck features a bespoke wood-fired oven that can cook a pizza in 90 seconds. The façade features an all-glass panel that allows customers to view the chefs…

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Sep 4, 2014

This is Jell-O Bouncing at 6,200 FPS

This is Jell-O Bouncing at 6,200 FPS

Watching cubes of Jell-O bounce in super slow-motion is strangely mesmerizing. It’s just. so. jiggly! Filmed at 6,200 frames per second by Ryan Matthew Smith The song is Paris by Lasers

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Aug 31, 2014

How to Peel Apples with a Power Drill

How to Peel Apples with a Power Drill

Should you ever find yourself needing to peel a LOT of apples, grab a power drill and a peeler and decimate that apple skin in one, gloriously long strand.

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