Diet trends are ever-evolving, and one of the latest questions on the minds of those looking to clean up their diet include, “what are macros in food?” Before diving into the details on how you can help your customers understand what macros are and how they can monitor them for their individual health needs, you must have a solid understanding yourself.
The hospitality industry is rather broad, considering it includes nearly any brand that caters to the needs of their customers. What makes this niche different from typical customer service, however, is the fact that it caters to more leisurely needs rather than the everyday needs of customers.
If you are wondering “what is induction cooking?” Or, if you know about it and want a full guide on how to optimize it in your own kitchen, you have come to the right place. Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about induction cooking, and why it’s a great idea.
From packing everything up to learning how to ship frozen food in the best way possible, this guide has you covered. First, let’s discuss how to pack up frozen food. There are a few different aspects to consider when packing up frozen food to be shipped.
If you have a love for baked goods, then Vegan Zucchini Bread is a good option! Our zucchini bread recipe is easy, fast and can be prepared in 10 minutes. Can you already smell the aroma of fresh-baked bread?
If you are new to the world of cast iron, you may be curious about the best way to clean it. Before you can get started with the process, there are a few different materials you will need to clean it properly.
Media makes running a restaurant look easy and fun, but it takes a lot of determination. There is so much you need to set in place before your doors even open. You’ll end up playing many roles as you learn how to run a restaurant. Here are some tips to get you started.
The wine you drink is different than the wine you cook with. If you are surprised, you’re not the only one. Many chefs love using wine to boost flavors of ingredients. What is cooking wine? How is it any different than the wine you drink?
It may be hard, but it’s possible. You just need to know how to start a bakery business. You need to be able to see all the factors that go into play before you even open your doors—factors like budget, your name, and what kind of goods you’re offering.
People in Asian countries have been using coconut oil forever, and now America is catching up. Coconut oil is connected to beauty and hair products, but did you know you can use it for cooking? Get ready to not only learn how to use coconut oil in cooking but also about the health benefits and different types of coconut oils out there.
There are certain recipes that are timeless. Chicken Kish is definitely one of them! Filled with cheese, eggs, and our choice of vegetables, it's guaranteed to impress anyone! Want to see for yourself?
Simmering and boiling aren’t actually that much different. In fact, they’re variations of the same cooking method. It’s essential to know the difference between the two because if you choose the wrong technique, it can potentially ruin a meal.
Convection cooking is a must in any kitchen, but not a lot of people know what that means. Between commercial convection oven in restaurants and smaller options for your home, these are a staple for everyone.If you are curious about why it’s a great addition to your home, here are the specifics of convection cooking and ovens.
When opening a restaurant, you are not only opening a business, you are also creating a unique space where you can give your patrons a great experience. You need fantastic service, exciting food, state of the art design, but most importantly you have the responsibility of providing a safe environment for your diners with regards to food safety and cross contamination.
Pasta recipe with garlic butter shrimps is an excellent idea for healthy and filling lunch or dinner. The favorite dish of Italian cuisine can be cooked in countless ways. Today we will focus on one of them - pasta with shrimps according to the Ckitchen’s unique recipe.
All Blendtec machines look modern and have simple and universal operating controls. Some have easy to understand digital readouts. This is a product line for the 21st Century and that's why CKitchen.com is proud to present the line to you.
Are you ready to start bringing your kids to restaurants with you? This doesn’t need to be stressful. You simply need to keep certain tips in mind. By remembering these points, you, your children, and everyone else at the restaurant is far more likely to have a pleasant experience.
Bakeries, cafes, patisseries, and even restaurants with a lot of baked goods can benefit from the incorporation of commercial bakery equipment. Here’s a quick rundown of some available options recommended for bakery use!
Food delivery is the future of the foodservice industry. Customers are constantly expecting new ways to make their dining experience more convenient, and having hot, delicious food fully prepared, packed, and delivered to their doorstep is the ultimate form of convenience that restaurants can offer.
With shorter, darker days looming ahead, foodservice establishments will do well to start thinking of how they can create beautiful food photos for their winter marketing material. The nights are growing longer, giving food photographers much less natural light to work with, which means you will have to come up with creative ways to bring in more light to your photos. At the same time, these cold days inspire darker and moodier pictures to match the season’s atmosphere.
A foodborne illness outbreak is not a thing to be taken lightly. In 2015, Chipotle suffered a huge dent in its business when an outbreak that involved several of its restaurants in 14 different states erupted into a major scandal that negatively affected the fast-casual chain’s reputation and bottom line.
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest times of the year for foodservice establishments. Restaurants often say Thanksgiving is the most hectic Thursday of the calendar, with huge crowds of families and friends jostling in to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season.
Since the first beef banquets and chophouses opened their doors in New York City in the mid-19th century, the American steakhouse has become a veritable institution frequented by patrons for their perfectly cooked porterhouse and T-bone steaks.
There’s a new generation of workers that are entering the foodservice workforce. As the first millennials reach their mid-30s and start stepping into leadership roles, employers are starting to get to know the oldest members of Generation Z.
Google Analytics works by gathering anonymized data about the way users interact with your website and generating detailed reports that can help you create an accurate picture of who is visiting your website, what they are doing there, and how you can improve your website to create a better user experience.
Of course, commercial foodservice establishments are not entirely responsible for the obesity epidemic in the US. But restaurants still play a part in ensuring that their customers are eating delicious, healthy meals. It’s not just good for the national waistline; foodservice businesses are also benefitting from the switch to healthier menus. Research shows customers prefer to visit restaurants that have healthy meal options than those who don’t, resulting in larger foot traffic that leads to better sales and profits.
For someone who has never built or designed a website before, doing so can be intimidating. With the help of the following design tips and perhaps a pair of tech-savvy helping hands, you can learn to design a restaurant website that draws attention and drives food traffic to your business.
Foodservice establishments face the relentless challenge of keeping staff from leaving. There are many reasons why restaurant owners must keep employees from leaving frequently. Not only does a high turnover rate decrease staff morale and productivity, it also increases the cost of hiring and training new employees and negatively affects your restaurant’s bottom line.
Some commercial kitchens use color-coded cutting boards, utensils, and containers for different items. You may want to adopt this practice as well to keep staff from accidentally using the same tools for different food items. The sanitation team also plays a huge part in preventing contamination since clean and sanitized surfaces are important to keep different types of food from coming in contact with one another.
But “Should we paint the kitchen walls red or blue?” isn’t a question many restaurant owners ask when building or renovating their back-of-house operations. Most of the attention to the color palette is reserved for the dining area. But just as colors can elicit certain reactions from your customers, they also have an effect on the behavior and well-being of your kitchen staff.