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Foodie Dice

Foodie Dice is a set of 9 dice — 5 primary dice and 4 seasonal veggie dice — that provide inspiration for creating simple, seasonal meals (Protein, cooking method, grain/carb, herb, bonus ingredient + Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter Veggies).

Mourning coffee

Via Celia Basto.

Death before decaf


Via McCray & Co.

Culinary experimentalists Sam Bompas and Harry Parr of Bompas & Parr present this video exploring the untapped electrical potential of pickles. The result is a chandelier made of no less than 60 gherkins wired together to produce light. On the science behind the project, the London-based duo note: “The sodium chloride or salt contained within gherkins reacts to an electric current, lighting up, fizzing and crackling while forming a burnt vinegary smell. It’s mind-bogglingly dangerous. If you’re near it when it is turned on you will certainly be electrocuted.”

Pickle Power on Nowness.com.

Via Hypebeast.



Since 2002, professional food photographers Akiko Ida and Pierre Javelle  have been shooting a playful series of dioramas called MINIMIAM (“miam” is French for “yum”) that place miniature people in a world of over-sized food.

Via WTBuzz.

elBulli 2005-2011

Ferran Adrià, considered by many to be one of the best chefs in the world, presents for the first time a massive collection of 700 recipes from the three Michelin-starred elBulli restaurant in Roses, Spain.

A catalogue of the restaurant’s remarkable creative evolution during its final years, elBulli 2005-2011 provides detailed recipes and colour photographs for each new dish, as well as analysis of the creative methods and explanations of new techniques.

Art on toast

Art on toast

The Art Toast Project by  Ida Frosk.

Via this isn’t happiness.

For those like me who may be missing Masterchef already, console yourself with the awesome Masterchef Synesthesia by Swede Mason.

Johnnie Walker Blue Label premium blended whisky

Where do you turn to when asked to review a bottle of posh whisky? Well to none other than the discerning palette of my Netsight colleague and whisky connoisseur, Daniel Marks. Take it away Daniel…

CAN it possibly be worth the price?

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Black Sesame Ice Cream

Kuro Goma (Black Sesame) Soft Serve Ice Cream.

Grey ice cream… what’s not to like..?!