From Frosted Portraits to Painter Pastries, This Food Art is Intricate

By: Jana Pijak - Published: Dec 8, 2011
In recent years, the food industry has taken inspiration from famous art pieces, resulting in whimsical and imaginative creations. Food art comes in a variety of delicious depictions. From edible museum art to iconic vegetable portraiture, chefs and bakers are taking these tasty, custom creations to another level.

Pieces like Van Gogh-inpsired Starry Night cakes pay tribute to famous paintings while a tortilla Che Guevara portrait adds spice to a pop culture icon. From frosted treats and candy creations to intricate fruity finds, edible art is taking cues from the art world by creating masterpieces using food.

These delicious creations are not only tasty but are also in excellent taste, acting as iconic art pieces in their own right. These pieces pay homage to memorable classics reviving important moments in history and culture. Stats for 20 Edible Art Pieces Trending: Older & Buzzing
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