Food your salt
We've talked about restaurant kitchens oversalting food before, but I bet you've never looked at salt from this point of view.
Instead of salt on food, how about food on salt?
These are blocks of pink primordial ocean Himalayan sea salt. ...
I'm not sure what I think about this trendlet and the restaurants doing it. On the one hand, it seems really silly. On the other, those blocks of salt are pretty and the whole thing is kind of fun. Does that justify it?
Thanks to summer for pointing out this story in the Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel on this new way to use salt.
(Trio of salt plates courtesy of Posh Salt Web site)