Amazing Instagram food art


Jessica Catcher

This article was originally published on Mashable 

You might call rice the clay of the food pyramid. It's the perfect foundation for making adorable food art.

For Instagram user Samantha Lee, she uses it to create deliciously clever pop culture-inspired dishes.

But it's not just rice — it's the pasta for Merida's hair, the sea weed cut perfectly into Fred Flinstone's eyes, the sauce made into a microphone for Elvis' cabbage form.


These delightful dishes seem too cute to eat, but we're sure they taste as good as they look.

Take a look through the gallery of some of our favorite edible imagery.

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