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Can You Tell What These Hipster Restaurant Dishes Are Meant To Be?

You either resist the latest food trends, or live long enough to see them deconstructed.

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  1. What is this supposed to be?

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    A crab mousse
    Correct
    Incorrect
    A Caesar salad
    Correct
    Incorrect
    A flowerpot that fell and almost killed a diner
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a goddamn crab mousse!

    Here's a proper crab mousse, by the way.

    It's a goddamn crab mousse!
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  2. Do you know what this is?

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    An Oreo cake
    Correct
    Incorrect
    A mozzarella and celery cake
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    Incorrect
    A grasshopper pizza with corn dough
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a grasshopper pizza.

    From one of the most hipster pizza restaurants in Mexico City.

    It's a grasshopper pizza.
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  3. What's this dish meant to be?

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    Incorrect
    A Vietnamese sandwich
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Rascasse cake
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    Incorrect
    A work of art by Zaha Hadid
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a bánh mì.

    It's a Vietnamese sandwich, but it's been "deconstructed", so it looks like it's been plated by Miró.

    It's a bánh mì.
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  4. What's in these test tubes? Surely not food.

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    Detox juice
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Artisan beer
    Correct
    Incorrect
    A urine sample
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's beer.

    A bar in Melbourne thought it was OK to serve it lab-style instead of IN A GODDAMN BEER MUG.

    It's beer.
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  5. OK, we've got some more test tubes here:

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    Black coffee
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Wine reduction
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    Incorrect
    Chicken broth
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a fucking black coffee.

    And they only needed FIVE containers to serve it! It's certainly a step forward from the simple espresso cup.

    It's a fucking black coffee.
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  6. What's happening to these prawns?

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    They've been left to marinate in a shot of Jägermeister
    Correct
    Incorrect
    They're part of a modern spring roll
    Correct
    Incorrect
    They killed themselves because they couldn't stand this mixed-up modern life
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a spring roll.

    Although I would understand if those prawns had killed themselves.

    It's a spring roll.
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  7. What's in this glass?

    Twitter: @WeWantPlates
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    Incorrect
    A Bloody Mary
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Your typical British dish of bangers and mash
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    Incorrect
    A tiramisu
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's sausages and pureed potatoes.

    It doesn't make sense to us either, honestly.

    It's sausages and pureed potatoes.
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  8. What's this?

    Twitter: @rocketandsquash
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    Incorrect
    A dish of deconstructed bolognese
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Elver marmitako (tuna pot)
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    Incorrect
    I DON'T KNOW! MY EYES HURT, I DON'T WANNA SEE ANY MORE NONSENSE.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a dish of deconstructed bolognese.

    Which is only €29 in a French restaurant. Ugh.

    It's a dish of deconstructed bolognese.
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