We all reap the benefits when Chef Tommy gets to experimenting in the High Sabatino test kitchen. Not only do the recipes taste amazing, the ingredients are fresh and the food is cooked to perfection. We guess that's the benefit of having an in-house chef with unlimited access to top-notch industrial and restaurant-quality equipment at his fingertips. Today we're sharing his recipe for the amazing bresaola, cooked in the Carter-Hoffman TenderChef.[…]
Life can be fast-paced, whether you're running a foodservice operation, or the one ordering food from that operation. Thankfully, technology helps us make ordering and serving a little easier. Many restaurants are adding the option of online ordering as a service, and some are even creating their own app to make things easier. Additionally, online delivery is becoming a popular convenience for consumers in major cities worldwide. From restaurants creating their own apps to businesses specifically made into personal delivery services, the future is online.
Prime rib is one of the most popular -- and profitable -- proteins. It can pose challenges, though, because it often requires longer cook times and greater amounts of attention. All of that can change when you pair a combi oven from RATIONAL with the TenderChef from Carter Hoffmann, and our own Chef Tommy proved that in a recent demonstration.[…]
There are two likely scenarios this time of year. The first one is a school nutrition director sits down to review the 2018-19 budget and realizes there's a surplus. The second and more common option is to conclude, "We have to figure out how to save more next year."
Both scenarios lend themselves to replacing, refreshing, or reinventing your school cafeteria, and here are eight ways to do it.[…]
From chips and queso to bottomless margaritas, Cinco de Mayo carries a huge profit potential for foodservice operations. What makes this holiday so valuable for restaurants, especially in the United States, is the emphasis on food and beverage. Establishments, especially Mexican restaurants, become official headquarters every fifth of May.[…]
It's hard to find a steakhouse in and around Washington, D.C., that doesn't embrace the dry aging concept. After all, dry aging has great impact on the flavor and texture of steaks, but why? The answers are rooted in science.[…]
The NAFEM Show is the one time every two years when our industry can marinade in the latest innovations and technologies that help make commercial kitchens more efficient, more productive, and more profitable.[…]
Farm to table. Farm to fork. Playground to plate. No matter what aspect of foodservice we're talking about, there's been a concerted effort over the last decade to source foods that are local and sustainable. And according to the National Restaurant Association, hyper-local sourcing was the number one concept trend of 2018, with those trends expected to continue into the coming years.[…]
When we eat, we all like tender, juicy meats that are consistently cooked. When we cook, we all like to create perfect dishes with as little effort as possible. When you combine these two things, you get the product of low temperature cooking and holding.[…]
If you're headed to Chicago for a trip to the 2018 National Restaurant Association Show, here are a few things to look out for when you're there.[…]