Adeline Waugh, Instagram Food stylist, is giving Instagram a new dish to obsess over: The Mermaid Toast. The original Mermaid toast recipe includes a mixture of blue-green algae powders and almond milk, cream cheese, topped with flecks of gold leaf -Which does a lot for the aesthetics, but very little for the taste buds. So here's a mermaid toast recipe that won't hurt your wallet or you taste buds:

Mermaid Toast Recipe

  • Prep Time:1 min
  • Cook Time:2 mins
  • Total Time:3 mins
  • Servings:1
  • Easy


  • 1 Slice Toast
  • 2 Spoons full Philedelphia Cream Cheese
  • 2 Drops blue Food Coloring
  • 1 Drop Green Food Coloring
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  • Step 1

    Add 2 spoon fulls of Philadelphia cream cheese into a separate container

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  • Step 2

    Add 2 drops of Blue Food Coloring along with 1 Drop of Green Food Coloring.Gently mix the colors in until you get a marble-like color

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  • Step 3

    Use the back of the Spoon to spread the cream cheese on to your piece of toast

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  • Step 4

    Enjoy Your Mermaid Toast!

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To spice it up for Instagram,add a drop of green food coloring into the cream cheese mixture and top it all of with a sprinkle of pepper.