8 Ways to Replace, Refresh and Reinvent Your School Cafeteria with Remaining 2018-19 Funds

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.

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6 Pieces of Equipment Every Mexican Restaurant Needs

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. 

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Dry Aging Made Easy

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.

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A Preview of The NAFEM Show 2019

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.

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Bring Your Garden Inside Your Restaurant with GardenChef

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.

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The Basics of Low Temp Cooking and Holding (Plus a List of Holding Conditions for Certain Foods)

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.

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A Quick Preview of the 2018 National Restaurant Association Show

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.

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How to Make the Most of Your Rational Combi Oven by Pairing It with Other Foodservice Equipment

We don't generally publicize it. We don't really talk about it in this way. Heck, we never really thought about writing a blog post about it until a few weeks ago. But here at High Sabatino, there's one general thing you should know about our lineup of foodservice solutions.

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Three Holding Cabinet Solutions for Your School Foodservice Program

In the school cafeteria kitchen, food must be prepared in large quantities. But from the first student in line to the very last, the expectation is still the same – that school breakfast or lunch should be hot, fresh, and maintain that fresh out of the oven quality, regardless of the holding time that day. But with aging or inefficient equipment, it’s often not possible.

We’ve heard time and again about these ongoing school nutrition challenges. Fortunately, there are food holding solutions ideal for any Virginia, Maryland, or Washington, D.C. school cafeteria.

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Bring a Farm to Table Menu to Any Commercial Kitchen

Trends come and go, but in foodservice, one major dining trend appears to have firmly planted itself for the long haul.

The farm-to-table movement, also known as farm-to-fork, or farm-to-market, is a reflection on how consumers have evolved with a desire to be educated on the food they’re eating and where that food was grown. And many restaurants, school cafeterias, and commercial kitchens all over the country are embracing a farm-to-table menu.

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