Whimsical Cookery is a site for adults who prefer to eat like children, or perhaps just need to cook for some children. This site contains an aversion to vegetables, a love of fried food and cupcakes, lazy shortcuts, some disturbing creations, and an ignorance of proper culinary practices...

Saturday, 5 May 2012

Tips for Picky Eaters! - Utilizing your taste buds


If it is the taste of vegetables or certain foods you do not like (and not a problem of texture) it may be helpful to think of ways to cover up the offending food.  This is just a quick tip, as I do not have a wealth of experience with this, as my problem is almost always texture.

Some options you have include:
  • Spices
  • Sugar, Salt, or Pepper
  • Sauces
  • Other stronger-tasting foods (By stronger-tasting foods I am referring to things such as cheese and chocolate).
  • Combining with similar foods
    Example: I hate strawberries, but do not notice them blitzed with other berries in a coulis