From making small batches every 10 to 15 minuts to preparing scratch-made bases, operators say it's possible to create home-cooked taste in minimal time...
04-10-2014 Menu Development
After months of deliberation, Brandon Durio, executive chef for the Cherry Creek School District, in Colorado, piloted a coffee program in one high school.
Three Takes On offers several different versions of the same classic dish. This month: Spring rolls.
Looking for an inexpensive way to offer customers value-added comfort food? Consider baked pastas.
03-21-2014 Menu Development
Nut-laced butters and sauces and crispy tortilla strips are just a few of the texture and flavor enhancements chefs use at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. “Incorporating different textures...
03-10-2014 Menu Development
With customers strapped for time, the portability of mini desserts makes for a convenient way to hit the sweet spot.
Sandwiches are a great go-to lunch item and operators across the region have made their sandwiches a hit. This month, we look at three unique sandwich recipes, including the South Philly Italian...
03-03-2014 Menu Development
Revered for its bold flavors, mouthwatering heat and unique numbing sensation, Szechuan cuisine hits a lot of notes with today’s adventurous diners, says Mark Kim, executive chef at UCLA’s Feast at...
02-10-2014 Menu Development
What if there were a way to decrease beverage costs, improve customer health and positively impact the environment? Many operators are doing exactly that with tap water initiatives.
Every year around this time, foodservice research companies like Technomic, groups such as the National Restaurant Association, and a host of trade and consumer magazines disseminate their lists of...
Major companies are making commitments to meet demand for cage-free eggs and more.
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The legislation would prevent schools from being forced to raise meal prices if their child nutrition programs are financially solvent.
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Esteemed members of the Chefs' council Cameron Clegg, Darla Mehrkens and Ryan McNulty answer the question, what are you doing about the price of eggs?...
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