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Feb. 16, 2015
Tex-Mex, one of America’s oldest regional cuisines, has become incredibly popular across the United States.
Feb. 16, 2015
Three Takes On: Grilled cheese
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month sweet, savory and spicy takes on grilled cheese.
Jan. 26, 2015
Monster mash-ups: Food fusion
The idea of mash-ups, embodied by the now-ubiquitous cronut, is a concept that non-commercial operators are taking to new heights.
Jan. 15, 2015
California university parties “like it’s 1965”
The dining services department at the University of California Santa Cruz went retro on Thursday, Jan. 15 to pay homage to the campus’ 50th anniversary.
Dec. 17, 2014
The catered cocktail
When it comes to catered events, finding the right cocktail can be challenging, especially on college campuses where alcohol is often an issue.
Dec. 16, 2014
Out on display cooking
Display cooking evokes the senses—sight, sound, smell and taste—which creates intrigue and invites the guest to investigate,” says Paul Houle.
Nov. 26, 2014
Three Takes On: Lasagna
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month spinach, vegan and an interesting Latin take on lasagna.
Nov. 17, 2014
Cheesecake: A blank canvas
Cheesecake is the type of simple, blank-canvas dessert that begs for creative flavor tinkering.
Nov. 13, 2014
Get ready for ramen
Operators are taking this Asian noodle soup, once the packaged stuff of college dorms, to new heights.
Oct. 22, 2014
Hot chocolate, cool flavors
Powdered mix with freeze-dried marshmallow bits? Think again. Whether for special events or as an everyday indulgence, operators are finding new, unexpected ways to make hot chocolate feel fresh.
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