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March 15, 2016
Top chefs and restaurateurs take on school foodservice
Some of the most acclaimed chefs in America are leveraging their experience and stepping into the heat of a different type of kitchen: school foodservice.
March 15, 2016
Chefs' Council: Surprising lessons from K-12 diners
FoodService Director’s Chefs’ Council members answer, “What’s the most surprising foodservice lesson you’ve learned from your K-12 diners?”
March 14, 2016
Engage residents with a 'Chef of the Day' program
Each month, Avanti Senior Living Towne Lake's culinary team selects a resident as Chef of the Day. The resident then prepares a dish during happy hour...
March 9, 2016
6 Secrets from FSD’s Chefs’ Council
FoodService Director’s Chefs’ Council shared valuable insights at MenuDirections 2016. Here are six ideas to steal from the five panelists.
March 7, 2016
13 tips we won’t forget from MenuDirections 2016
From unconventional spins on vegetables to new ways to deliver customization, these are the ideas we will long remember from this year's culinary conference...
March 2, 2016
Best dish, best food porn, best operator: A recap of noncommercial’s big awards this week
Noncommercial foodservice honored its best this week at MenuDirections, Foodservice Director’s annual conference on culinary trends. Here's a recap...
Feb. 22, 2016
Michelle Stephenson named Western Region Student Chef of the Year
The Utah Valley University student received the highest overall score from the American Culinary Federation.
Feb. 16, 2016
Hot chicken: Jump on the bandwagon
Nashville hot chicken, a regional favorite, also has been on the bucket lists of food lovers visiting the Music City. Now it has flocked to other locales.
Feb. 4, 2016
University to host culinary demonstration with international chef
Isao Yamada will teach more than 20 chefs how to prepare a nutritious style of Ichiji Sansai, a Japanese dish.
Feb. 3, 2016
District foodservice workers take tips from professional chef
Hoover City Schools plans to add some spice to its lunch menu after participating in a demonstration led by Chef Garrett Berdan.
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