Art of Russian Food Decorating / Vegetables
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Art of Russian Food Decorating / Vegetables

Learn how to make all natural and beautiful vegetable decorations. The Eyes Also Eat.
5.0 (2 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
9 students enrolled
Last updated 12/2016
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  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • 3 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • At the end of my course, students will know how rightly design and present a platter,
  • will be able to make all natural, beautiful and distinctive vegetable decorations.
  • They will know how to turn their long familiar dishes into a work of art!
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  • Before starting the course students need to have a cutting board, small paring knife,
  • small carving knife. Access to the stove. No specific software needed.

                                 The Eyes Also Eat, and They Eat  First!

 Course Art of Russian Food Decorating /Vegetables  is designed for anyone wishing to learn the basic and very important rules of food decoration, including designing the platter and platter presentation. 

Video lessons  how to make all natural (I don't use artificial dyes), distinctive and beautiful vegetable decorations. - Onion Water Lilies, Leek Asters, Tomato Roses. Cucumber Curls,  Cucumber Asters, Tomato Sunflowers, Sausage Roses.

How to make Radish Flowers and Turnip Roses - detailed , step by step explanations with photos.

 Food decorating opens great opportunities for creativity and imagination. You will see how simple decorations (garnishes) can help you to transform your long-familiar dishes into works of art                                                                   impress your guests!

Who is the target audience?
  • The Eyes Also Eat, and everyone, who wants to know how beautifully and elegantly
  • decorate dishes, how to Impress family and guests can take this course.
  • Minors must be supervised by an adult when they use a sharp knife and stove.
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Curriculum For This Course
Art of Food Decorating
12 Lectures 49:22

This lesson provides guidelines and instructions. basic food decorating  rules. 

Preview 05:01

Don't spoil your platter presentations! Simple rules or what you have to know! 

Platter Presentations

Onion water lilies are a great garnish and a very beautiful food decoration. They are most appropriate for oriental dishes.

Watch my video lesson how to make this wonderful, all natural  and healthy garnish.

Onions have antibiotic, antiseptic, antimicrobial properties to help you stay away from infections.


Easy understood video lesson how to make simple, elegant and healthy garnish - Cucumber Curls! With cucumber curls you can decorate salads, meat and fish dishes. 

Cucumbers are 95 percent water, keeping the body hydrated while helping the body eliminate toxins. 

Cucumber Curls

Easy to understand video how to make Tomato Roses. Tomato roses are an amazing food decoration for appetizers, salads, fish and vegetable dishes. 

Healthy garnish,  tomatoes can increase digestion, stimulate blood circulation, reduce cholesterol levels, prevent aging, improve fluid balance, protect the kidneys, detoxify the body. 


Easy to understand video lecture how to make very interesting and appealing Leek Asters. Leek asters make a wonderful  food decoration.  This attractive garnish is a beautiful addition to any dish. Leeks are a very healthy addition to your meal.

 Leeks are good sources of iron that is vital in hemoglobin synthesis. It has been proved that this vegetable is infused with anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties that are able to fight off inflammation diseases such as arthritis, urinary tract inflammation, as well as diabetes and obesity.

Preview 05:13

Easily understood video lecture how to make distinctive and interesting garnish -Tomato Sunflower. Tomato sunflowers are beautiful food decorations. Use them as a garnish for cold meats, salads, especially  for oriental dishes. 

Tomato Sunflower

Step by step explanations with photos how to make Radish Flowers,- Radish Rosette and Radish Tulips. Use radish  flowers as a garnish to decorate cold  snacks, meat and vegetable dishes, or use them as a self-starter.

 Liver and gallbladder depend on bile to keep them running properly, and radishes have been shown to stimulate bile production. The fiber and  water content make radishes very good filling, and the lack of calories puts them at the top of the “best diet” foods.


You can use  cucumbers asters to decorate  vegetable salads, meat and fish dishes. This garnish is a modest and very gentle food decoration on your table.

Cucumber Asters

Easily understood step by step video lecture how to make beautiful food presentation. A new, interesting way how to present meets cuts or sausages in shape of Roses.

Sausage Roses

This beautiful vegetable garnish  can be used to decorate salads, meat, vegetable and fish dishes. Turnip Roses not only attractive and distinctive food decorations, but also very healthy garnish.  Turnips are low in calories and hence, can form part of an effective weight loss program. Their high fiber content on the other hand regulates metabolism, controls body weight and supports a healthy and active colon.

Turnip Roses

Students will learn how to make very distinctive, interesting and attractive Broccoli Christmas Tree - beautiful center piece for Christmas and New Year Holiday Table! Easily understood video lesson.  

Broccoli Christmas Tree
About the Instructor
Ms. Galina Gusacenco
5.0 Average rating
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9 Students
1 Course
Food Technologist and Food Decorator

I was born in Moldova Republic, I have Bachelor Degree in Food Technology and Management. Broad experience working in European restaurants, participating in many culinary exhibitions and restaurant competitions. My passion is Food Decorating. Visit my website

 I am healthy diet advocate. I created bilingual website  (Healthy Diet - Disease Prevention)

Fruit and vegetable decorations, photography, alternative medicine and healthy diet - are things I'm passionate about.