Commentary: Exotic restaurant plating seems gimmicky, but may make your meal taste better

Research also suggests that taking a picture of your food makes it more delicious, highlights University of Oxford’s Charles Spence.

This new trend in exotic plating is getting to be too much. Indeed, a few years ago, Masterchef judge William Sitwell started a campaign for people to send him their square plates, so that he could dispose of them.

According to the food critic, no food should be served on a plate with a right angle.

A recent survey suggests that Sitwell is not alone in his desire for a return to the large round white American plate, with only one in ten of us being happy to be served our dinner in a dog bowl or shoe. There is even a Twitter feed called WeWantPlates.

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