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Dec. 8, 2013
Getting the Goat at UC Santa Cruz
Birria, a spicy Mexican goat stew, is on the menu at the University of California at Santa Cruz. Introducing students to a meat popular around the world, Dwight Collins, executive chef of UC Santa...
Dec. 6, 2013
Breakfast goes global
You know what they say: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But American breakfasts, while tasty, are often high in carbohydrates and fat.
Nov. 25, 2013
Desserts: In a shell
Individual desserts have been gaining in popularity, beloved for portion control, personalization and presentation.
Nov. 21, 2013
Catering with Combinations
Although box lunches and meeting fare account for most of UNC Health Care’s annual catering business, the Chapel Hill, N.C. based healthcare system also caters some memorable upscale events...
Nov. 11, 2013
Three Takes On: Meatloaf
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month: Meatloaf.
Nov. 4, 2013
Three Takes On: Stuffing
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month: Stuffing.
Oct. 24, 2013
Vietnamese and Thai Flavors Shine at Star Ginger
Excelling in approachability, customization and healthfulness, Chef Mai Pham’s noncommercial outlet, Star Ginger, is taking the complex flavors of Vietnam and Thailand to the masses.
Oct. 7, 2013
It’s no surprise that customers are looking for healthier options these days. But when it comes to dessert, a decidedly decadent course, what are your choices?
Oct. 7, 2013
Building a Better Breakfast Program
When it comes to promoting the morning meal, creative solutions can be found in large revamps or small strategies. This month FSD talked with six operators to find out what they’ve done to...
Sept. 23, 2013
Desserts: Global Desserts
Lemon tart. Tres leches. Thai rice pudding. What do these dishes have in common? They’re part of the global dessert trend sweeping the country. As diners are more adventurous and educated...
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