Introduction. The Minimalist. The Architect. The Artist. Contemporary European Style. Asian Influences. The Naturalist. Dramatic Flair. Desserts: Classic and Contemporary. Painting the Plate: Sauces and Techniques for Finishing Plates. Index.
Christopher Styler is a renowned chef, a cookbook author, and the culinary producer of several TV programs, including Daisy Cooks!, Lidia's Italian Table, and Julia and Jacques: Cooking at Home. He has appeared on numerous network shows and written for leading publications.
"...this is no ordinary cookbook...it is a compilation of ideas" (Library Journal, October 15, 2006) "Professional and home cooks...can take culinary presentation to the next level by learning the secrets of contemporary food styling." (Cakes & Sugarcraft, Autumn 2007) "Professional and home cooks who are passionate about food can take culinary presentation to the next level..." (Inspired by Food, Summer 2008)