Efflorescent Eating

Floral and botanical elements take centre stage in food and beverage

Implications - Providing both a multi-sensory element and an elevated opportunity for presentation, edible flowers and botanical extracts can now be found in a variety of luxurious food and beverage experiences. This shift highlights how living a nature-integrated lifestyle is seen today as a means of status in the same way as health and wellness.
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Luxurious Ice Cream Pop-Ups - This Magnum Pop-Up Featured Edible Flowers and Pearls
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This Quarter and V. Hot 1,174 Clicks Pub: Jun 15, 17
Luxurious Ice Cream Pop-Ups
This Magnum Pop-Up Featured Edible Flowers and Pearls
In New York City, a Magnum pop-up shop was opened to give consumers the chance to decorate the Belgian chocolate ice cream bars to their liking. The pop-up had personal dipping stations set up so... [More]
Spicy Floral Cocktails - This Spring Paloma Drink Adds Heat to Represent the Warmer Climate
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Average 542 Clicks Pub: Mar 30, 16
Spicy Floral Cocktails
This Spring Paloma Drink Adds Heat to Represent the Warmer Climate
In honor of Spring, Pinch Food Design has captured the warming increase of temperatures with a spiced Paloma drink, that features edible flowers and hot peppers to give the cocktail an added level... [More]
Flower-Infused Espresso Chocolates - This Rose Cardamom Espresso Chocolate Bar is for Food Lovers
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Mild 653 Clicks Pub: Feb 3, 16
Flower-Infused Espresso Chocolates
This Rose Cardamom Espresso Chocolate Bar is for Food Lovers
This Rose Cardamom Espresso Chocolate Bar from Illinois-based confectionery brand Chocolate Twist is an upscale, indulgent treat for lovers of the rich flavors of coffee, cocoa and botanicals.... [More]
Textured Almond Berry Cakes - Maja Vase's Raspberry and Licorice Dessert is Aesthetically Elegant
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This Year and Average 251 Clicks Pub: Feb 8, 17
Textured Almond Berry Cakes
Maja Vase's Raspberry and Licorice Dessert is Aesthetically Elegant
This almond berry cake recipe is the work of Maja Vase, a Danish food blogger who is known for her experimental and aesthetically pleasing desserts. The baker is a chocolate specialist and her... [More]
Fried Flower Appetizers - Buffalo Jump Makes Deep-Fried Sunflower Heads Dressed with Bee Pollen
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This Year and Mild 58 Clicks Pub: Aug 26, 16
Fried Flower Appetizers
Buffalo Jump Makes Deep-Fried Sunflower Heads Dressed with Bee Pollen
Most people only know the seeds as the edible part of a sunflower, but the plant also boasts nourishing and completely edible sunflower heads. Buffalo Jump is a restaurant in East Falmouth,... [More]
Floral Goat Cheesecakes - These Miniature Desserts are a More Adult Take on a Traditional Treat
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Untested 38 Clicks Pub: Sep 17, 15
Floral Goat Cheesecakes
These Miniature Desserts are a More Adult Take on a Traditional Treat
Why enjoy a regular cheesecake when you can level up with this gourmet goat cheesecake? From the food blog Two Red Bowls, this lavender goat cheese is perfect for people who aren’t down with... [More]
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