Hi, are you looking for garnish ideas and new recipes?

 I’m Gala and I will be your guide. I like to decorate my dishes and most of my cooking videos have garnish ideas as well as food presentation examples.

Have fun and enjoy my website! 

1. Gala in The Kitchen News

New Cooking Video the First of Every Month

What I promise but usually more than one video a month

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Origin of Melba Toast and Melba Dessert

I like toast Melba technique! I learned it just recently and start looking why is called Melba. I learned the interesting story and I now share with you!

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Peach Melba Dessert Recipe

I was really interesting to restore Peach Melba dessert recipe for me. With so famous name and history recipe over 100 years old. Our peach season is almost over but I find peaches to try the recipe and share with you.

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How to Make Almond Flour From Scratch

  Almond flour is gluten-free flour and we can use it in baking to make cakes, cookies, pancakes and much more. It took me some learning and testing, so I am going to share the best way to make almond flour from scratch.

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Easy Flower from Pineapple Crown

The flower so easy to make. It comes out so pretty and we can use to decorate pineapple platters or summer party tables. Pineapple at our stores come from far away and very seldom can see pineapple with fresh leaves. To make a flower is a solution to use pineapple crown as a garnish.

2. Recipes

Browse Gala in the kitchen collection recipes by categories. All my recipes tested by my family and perfected before to add here. Almost every recipe has simple decoration idea for the dish and video.

3. Food Garnishing Tips and Decoration Ideas


pages now and much more garnish ideas are coming!

I like to keep the garnish ideas that I share simple. Some of them look very complex but are actually easy to make

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4. Gala’s Blog

The blog is about my cooking experiences and sharing cooking stories

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Photo Paper napkin flower
Photo Melba Toast on the Plate
Photo Lubov Presents Russian Dish Stroganina
Russian Holiday Maslenitsa 2017 Photo
Gala with fish Photo

5. Russian Food Glossary

The glossary is an introduction to Russian food and everything related to this subject with photos.

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Guriev Kasha Dessert

Photo Guriev Kasha Dessert at Gala's Kitchen

Bird’s Milk Candies

Russian Candies Birds milk Photo


Russian Caviar Serving with Butter Photo


Siberian pelmeni at Gala's Kitchen Photo