Farm-to-school pioneer Alice Waters has 20 years of lessons to share from The Edible Schoolyard.
11-17-2015 Menu Development
Instead of imposing limitations on the menu, the plant-centric focus pushes chefs to get creative in developing vegetarian dishes that resonate with all.
11-16-2015 Menu Development
These sometimes-spicy, often vegetarian-based dishes are making inroads, due to more diverse populations and adventurous eaters in foodservice operations.
Smoking, both as a cooking technique and flavor enhancer, is heating up. The NRA's 2015 Culinary Forecast named smoking one of the Top 5 preparation trends...
11-10-2015 Menu Development
K-12 operators describe some of the challenges they’ve resolved some of the challenges of adding evening meals.
11-09-2015 Menu Development
If “switchel” is Greek to you, here are some opportunities worth exploring.
11-06-2015 Menu Development
Foodservice directors looking to win the dining occasions of so-called Gen Z should rely on menus studded with such descriptors as "unprocessed" or "high protein," suggests a new...
11-05-2015 Menu Development
There are a handful of hidden surprises in NRA's 2016 What's Hot list for noncommercial operators among the 192 food, beverage and prep trends...
11-03-2015 Menu Development
Northwestern University converted a dining hall this fall into a late-night snack and full-meal outlet, a decision that has resonated with students.
10-27-2015 Menu Development
As The Terrace at Phoebe Allentown transitions to its fall/winter menu, a few recipes will be as close to home cooking as some residents can get.
Composting laws have been rolling out nationwide, but even for proactive operators with their own green practices, such new rules can force a change. Here are three different steps operators have taken to cope.
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They have to the purchasing might to force down the price of alternatives, and are set to use it next year.
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All segments of foodservice are facing a cook shortage; nearly half of respondents in FSD’s 2015 B&I Census reported that recruiting staff is an issue.
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