Do you enjoy getting creative in the kitchen? If so, this activity is for you! Molecular cuisine—taking tools, ingredients, and methods typically used in science and using them in cooking—might sound fancy and complicated, but some techniques are easy to replicate! Get your hands wet, fire up your creativity, and see how rewarding it can be!
Sabine De Brabandere, PhD, Science Buddies
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Total Project Time
45 minutes to 1 hour
Spherification, Molecular gastronomy