Iron Chef Peanut Art

by in Food Network Magazine, Shows, May 31st, 2014


For the June issue of Food Network Magazine, artist Steve Casino turned ordinary peanuts into intricate Iron Chef caricatures. The “painter of nuts,” who is also a professional toy inventor, says the most difficult part of the process isn’t painting on such a small canvas, it’s finding the perfect nut — he’ll go through thousands of peanuts before finding the right shape.

Click play on the video above to catch a glimpse of the process and see the peanut chefs in the making.

Which Food Network chef would you like to see in peanut form? 

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Comments (3)

  1. FMJ says:

    peanut: GIADA!!!!

  2. ysl outlet says:

    I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well. In fact your creative writing abilities has inspired me.

  3. Lin says:

    Bobby Flay and Michael Simon peanuts are spot-on likenesses. :-) Alex G. is not recognizable. :-(

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