How to Make Novelty Food

The process of making novelty food is still unknown in various parts of the world. Japanese food models are brought on the stage according to the requirement of hour. In case the food is eaten by an actor then it needs to be replaced with the real or a prop food. If the food is only used as a display on stage then it is better to go with the plastic food display.

Diverse purposes of practical nature can be served by Japanese sampuru. It can be used in a super market, restaurant and retail store. In order to make plastic food, different kinds of techniques and materials are used. From the imagination of the artist, novelty food is created. Through simple techniques, artificial display food can be made within the periphery of home. Elements require to create food prop is quite easy to find as well.


By walking past a display of novelty food, it is possible to discover the delight. It is made specially to attract the attention of customer. So, how these Japanese food models are made. It is possible to come across an exciting process in due course. The plastic food cannot be eaten quite naturally. If you look through the process of making fake food display then materials like wax, paint and plastic can be found on the way.

Fake cabbage can be created quite effortlessly. Due to incorporation of realistic colors, it is quite hard to distinguish. By amalgamating both the green and white, color for the cabbage can be made.

By spraying shellac on the real food, it is possible to create faux food. Through the process, it becomes possible to make an actual food inedible. Permanent nature can be offered to the food in due course. Shellac is considered as varnish with rubbery nature that can be easily purchased from a hardware store. Due to use of this technique, food can become wet. Therefore the technique must be used exclusively for the food items with sheen.

To create a leafy vegetable, it is possible to use green fabric. It can be cut out according to the shapes and size of in order to get perfect vegetable. Similar method can be used with the leaves as well.

Ice Cream

Liquid solution is used for the making slices of pineapple, cherries, peaches and oranges. Solution can be poured in to a bowl of hot water with amalgamation of colors in order to get blocks of colors. It can be cut according to your preference to obtain perfect dimension for above items. For shaping, both the knives and scissors can be used. It is possible to use whip cream made from artificial material in the bowl. It can be recognized as the Japanese food models.

In a cup everything must be placed according to your preference in order to get a perfectly flavored ice cream. However, it cannot be eaten as it is a novelty food. The exceptional art of making fake food cannot be learned in a days or months. Years of practice is required to achieve perfection.