There’s something very satisfying about the simplicity and clarity of black & white. The intensity of contrast brings with it a sense of drama, each element bringing out the other in stark relief.  So we thought we’d take you on a culinary adventure in black and white – enjoy this photo blog!

We’re talking coffee & cream:

Photo credit: James Sutton


Black-eyed beans:

Photo credit: Aimilia


Luscious fat blackberries on a bed of whipped cream meringue:

Photo credit: Erol Ahmed & Karly Gomez


Fruit dipped in dark chocolate with a splash of vivid colour:

Photo credit: Brenda Godinez


And last but not least, the black & white taste sensation of opposites: bright effervescent sparkling salt & dark earthy spicy pepper: