Friday, April 7, 2017
Plating nerds really should follow Maitland chef Patrick Tramontana's Instagram
By Holly V. Kapherr
on Fri, Apr 7, 2017 at 4:05 PM
Antonio's La Fiamma
in Maitland, has your number.
Since Food Arts magazine closed in 2014
, appetizer-arrangers have been hard-pressed to find a place that pays attention to plating as an art. Tramontana's Insta should help your hankering, though.
The feed (@chefpatricktramontana
) is all gorgeous, natural-light images of his plating designs, and damn, they're gorgeous. Like, don't-wanna-eat-it-'cuz-too-pretty gorgeous.
You'd be missing out not to dig in, though, because Tramontana consistently puts out plates in the upstairs restaurants that aren't just well-composed and vibrant, they're good eating.
Here are some of our favorites:
Brace yourselves, food enthusiasts and art lovers. Chef Patrick Tramontana, executive chef at