How to Use a Vacuum Sealer to Make the Perfect Dessert

Perfection is always a goal in almost everything we do. While at times it may be unrealistic, aiming to serve food perfectly, while challenging, is a rewarding endeavor when done correctly. While practice makes perfect, even in the kitchen, it's far from the only thing a chef needs to create the perfect dish. Without foodservice equipment designed to optimize food quality though, perfection is just a dream.

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An Automated Solution for Foodservice Labor Shortage

The modern restaurant industry is experiencing unprecedented labor shortages across the globe. Restaurant owners in the United States continue to scramble to find good people for various kitchen positions. The COVID-19 Pandemic has prompted a meaningful change with some restaurants closing and others reducing their workforce. As businesses reopen, addressing how the foodservice labor shortage is impacting the entire industry is a continuous conversation.

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Benefits of Using Combi Ovens in Your Ghost Kitchen

In a highly competitive industry such as food service, the cost of running a restaurant can get too expensive to realize any profits. This has led to many restaurant entrepreneurs finding ways of lessening costs without sacrificing quality. One way of doing this that has proven successful is by opening what are known as ghost kitchens.

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What is the iCombi Classic?

2020 was a busy year for rollouts of new equipment and technology with RATIONAL. It brought us the iVario Pro, as well as the iCombi Pro. But what if your foodservice operation is on the smaller end, and you're not needing all those bells and whistles that the iCombi Pro offers? That's where the iCombi Classic comes into the scene.

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5 Reasons to Attend a RATIONAL CookingLive Demo at High Sabatino

We love it when people come by the High Sabatino test kitchen to spend time with our team of experts including our executive chef, Tommy Abbott. We also know how important your time is, and we certainly don't want anyone wasting it. That's why we make our in-house demonstrations as fun and educational as possible.

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Chef Tommy's Pizza with IRINOX and RATIONAL iCombi Pro

Chef Tommy has been in the Jessup, Maryland test kitchen lately, experimenting with new equipment, functions, and (most importantly) recipes. We love putting new combinations together and testing the settings of the equipment that we have inside the High Sabatino test kitchen. 

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One Thing We're Missing in 2020

This year so many things are being canceled, and while it technically would have been over by this point, we can't help but think about Oktoberfest when this time of year rolls around.

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Chef Tommy's Sous Vide New York Strip Steak

 

Chef Tommy is back in the Jessup Maryland test kitchen, and has been experimenting with some pretty amazing recipes. He said that our last post on summer sous vide recipes inspired his creativity, and he wanted to create something complex and full of flavors that would really benefit from a sous vide method, while pairing it with the RATIONAL iCombi Pro, and the iVario Pro.

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What MORE Could You Possibly Need in Your Kitchen?

When we first learned about RATIONAL's latest innovations in the iVario and the iCombi Pro, the first question we asked ourselves was, "When did Apple buy RATIONAL?" Once we began to review what these two units were all about, though, the question quickly became, "What more could you need?"

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Introducing the Latest in Cooking Control, RATIONAL's iVario Pro

When we introduced the VarioCookingCenter® a few months ago, we had no idea how much better it was going to get. When you have a unit that's so incredibly versatile and then add a layer of control unrivaled in any commercial kitchen solution, the result is nothing short of spectacular.

Where RATIONAL's iVario Pro truly stands out is its ability to do just about anything in the kitchen. While it looks like a tilting skillet, the iVario Pro can do so much more. It can boil, fry, deep-fry, and pressure cook. It's built for speed, precision, intelligence, and ultimately, savings for operators.

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