Turn your basic foods into fancy dishes with a little technique called plating. Here are 5 ways to turn “boring” food into stunning delicacies. Mashed Potatoes This TikToker makes straight lines of potatoes to make a circle full of equidistant lines. Pasta Use a fork and ladle to twirl your pasta in a ladle until it becomes a heaping pile of noodles. Dinosaur Nuggets A TikToker created their own ketchup emulsion and injected it into the dinosaur nugget. Rice This sleeping bear-shaped rice is possibly the most adorable way to plate this side dish. Tomato Turn this fruit into a flower petal in seconds with this cool plating hack!