Friday, March 7, 2014

White Dishes

I'm a little bit obsessed with white dishes. I rarely buy any other color. I think other colors and prints are fun and even sometimes beautiful, but to me, food looks better on nothing other than plain white.

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The white plate makes the food the starring attraction. It doesn't compete. And while the food above is rather fancy, a white dish also makes even a run of the mill snow day banana bread look yummier.



That's my daughter's hand showcasing the bread she helped make. :)

I think food served on a colored plate looks festive, casual and picnic-like. Food served on white plates looks crisp and classic.  It's the difference a casual barbecue...

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...and an elegant buffet.

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(I'd eat either one, though. Let's not get crazy.)

1 comment:

Katie Olthoff said...

We have white dishes, too, and I love them! They go with all my old milkglass!