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Avocado toast, decadent cakes, simple, bright salads. There is no shortage of Instagram food pics that are so good you want to lick your screen. From expertly curated feeds, to pictures of luscious desserts to recipe wins and fails these 7 food Instagram accounts do it better than most. Follow them immediately and prepare to be hungry.



Poetry in images is the best way to describe the photographs ulrikaekblom shares on her Instagram account. The Swedish-based photographer’s feed is a artful curation of food, nature and travel pictures. She plays with light, color and angles, creating a unique, heartfelt feed.



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It’s hard not be envious of Nick Neves’ AKA dad_beets‘  food creations. The lifelong California resident spends a lot of time in the kitchen creating dishes for his adorable family and sharing the pics on his Instagram feed. But besides the drool-worthy photographs, Nick’s captions, which  make him seem like a pretty cool dude, are part of the appeal of his feed making it easy to see why he was the 2016 SAVEUR Blog Awards Best Food Instagram – Readers’ Choice Winner.



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For proof that simple is never boring, look no further than Lucia Lee’s AKA the foodminimalist’s Instagram feed. One of Saveur’s 20 Favorite Food Instagram of 2016, Lee shares beautiful pictures of the food she’s eating, much of it in bowls, with easy to follow recipes for those inclined to try the dishes out at home, as well as the occasional post from eating out.



Brunch, we just can’t get enough of you and luckily there’s @igbrunchclub to indulge us. The fairly new account is curated by Instagram favorites @mondomulia, @ClerkenwellBoyEC1,  @charlottehuco, @tschang, @heartdrive, @izyhossack and offers up plenty of brunch inspiration in crave-worthy shots from above.



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The pictures in this feed will have you wishing you were sitting next to Tieghan of @halfbakedharvest so you could be her recipe tester. The cookbook author and food blogger is all about living simply and eating seasonally using whole foods and her feed makes you realize how easy, not to mention appealing, that is.



Take a food journey through London with @ks_ate_here. The London-based Instagrammer shares his food pics from travels around London as well as the occasional trip elsewhere using different angles and composition to create a unique feed.



This colorful feed will instantly put a smile on your face. Sweet tooths likely already know Jessica Merchant of @howsweeteats, and while the self-described self-indulgent food blogger’s feed includes plenty of swoon-worthy desserts, she also shares pictures and recipes of healthy, seasonal-inspired dishes and lots of comfort food.