Next month food stylist and photographer Jennifer Oppermann will lead an HBC workshop in Dublin on food photography for bloggers.

Open to a small group, Jennifer will be giving the attendees her top tips for how to achieve the perfect image of their delicious healthy creations.

Want to join? Get your tickets here

In the lead up to the workshop we asked Jennifer to pick out her top 5 pieces from Hugh Jordan Catering Supplies’ amazing selection that she would recommend to style the most eye-catching plate.

Hugh Jordan & Co has been one of Ireland’s largest independent catering suppliers since 1947, specialising in everything from Crockery, Cutlery, Glassware, Barware, Kitchenware, Hospitality, Dining Room, Disposables, Food Packaging, Equipment, Hygiene and Furniture. Their expert sales team always enjoy a challenge, and are on hand to offer unbeatable knowledge and advice.

For bloggers looking to elevate their food pictures, Hugh Jordan is the place to head for all your essential props and tools. 

Classic enamel plate

Hugh Jordan‘s Enamel collection is a versatile new selection of classic white with blue trim enamel items which provide a funky retro feel to food presentation across a variety of menu options like pies, pastas, salads and more.

Get yours here. 


Chef’s Tweezers


Want to position your garnish just right but your clumsy fingers are getting in the way?! Chef’s Tweezers are the answer. With a unique curved design, these tweezers allow you to get closer to dishes to ensure perfection, without sticking a digit into your perfectly prepared dish or drink.

Get yours here.


Churchill vintage print plate

The trend for vintage chic is very much in the fashion spotlight right now and that includes food styling. Hugh Jordan have a Vintage Prints collection including a medley of Calico, Rose Chintz and Toile designs taken from traditional prints to get you the authentic look, without having to trawl vintage markets.

This plate is perfect as a sharing platter or to add charm to key signature dishes. Imagine this plate  mixed and matched with others from the collection, super stylish!

Get yours here.


Microplane zester

This premium grater with a soft-touch handle and non-scratch end tabs grates even the hardest Parmesan Reggiano as well as other hard cheeses into fine lacy wisps. Ideal for topping your favourite spaghetti and meatballs or a Caesar salad. It’s also wonderful for effortless citrus zesting to add natural flavours to a lemon crème brulee or a basic vinaigrette.

Get yours here. 


Squeezy bottle

The ultimate tool or your collection – ever wondered how those perfectly styled photos have the ideal drizzle on their dressings or sauces? The squeezy bottle is your answer to controlling the liquids you add to your dishes.

Get yours here.


If you would like to improve your food styling and photography and get the chance to use more items from the Hugh Jordan range grab your tickets for our workshop in Dublin now.