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

⇓ Our December Videos and New Pages ⇓

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Shrimp Stuffed Mirliton Recipe

 Mirliton has so many names. Mirliton has known also as chayote squash, pear squash, choco, vegetable pear. We live in Louisiana, the USA and it is seasonal vegetable here now. We have just for a few months at the end of the year. I am sharing the very good recipe with step by step photos. Of course, garnish idea included.

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How to Make Decorative Frills for Turkey

Frills are not only for the decorative purpose, it has a practical use. To make it easy to attach we can use foil, I wish I came out with this idea years ago… Thanksgiving is coming soon and I am sure it will be useful for you if you want to carve the turkey on the Holiday table.

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Russian Meat Stuffed Potato Recipe

Very easy and tasty winter comfort food. This dish can be a casual dish or Holiday dish.

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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