Normally, I eschew cute garnishes or any fussy food preparation. Anytime I get served a plate of artfully constructed food origami, all I can think is how someone's hands have been all over it.
But this project is about facing my prejudices as well as my fears and limitations, so I decided to carve a radish rose. I mean, take a look at these instructive photos from Your Friend and Mine the Internet.
It's so easy! It's so simple!
It so did not work.