As supermarkets are trying their best to get us to buy the fresh produce, only the best-looking ones are selected and many of them end up in the bin. To tackle this problem, a special catering services Culinary Misfits is formed. It uses only fruits and vegetables that don’t fit in the beauty standard of supermarkets and restaurants. These odd-looking ingredients are not aesthetically-pleasing, but are as delicious as other food that we normally find. It provides a solution to the waste issue as well as creating visually striking dishes.
The naturalness of beauty can be shocking, but we will get more used to it when imperfection is celebrated more and more. A series of unusual vegetables are also featured in Polimoda PRE magazine. Click here to see more.