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Playing With Ice

One cheap and easy ingredient makes its way onto every menu across the world. Can you guess what it is? If you guessed ice, you are correct. Frozen water has a place on every drink menu, but most people don’t

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Spicing Up Dessert

Spices and spicy-hot flavors aren’t just for savory dishes anymore. Spice up your bland winter with some hot desserts and add some pep to your step after any meal. While it may seem counterintuitive to some, a little heat can

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Product Spotlight: Navigator Shirts

ChefsCloset.com now carries all your hospitality uniform needs from tops and bottoms to accessories. If you need to outfit hotel, conference center, casino, or resort staff with new uniforms, Chefs Closet has you covered. Get started with the basics like

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What is Hospitality?

Hospitality is a word sometimes reserved for southerners and people working in hotels. However, the act of being hospitable is something all customers hope to experience when dining out. So, what is hospitality and how can you make sure its

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Guide to New Year Goal-Setting

While many people subscribe to New Year’s resolutions, a more practical approach for businesses involves setting goals for the year. Often goals are abstract and easily forgotten. Don’t let this year be a let down, get organized and set real

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Ways to Ward Off Winter Blues

Winter months can bring on the blues for many people. If the colder temperatures and drab landscape have you struggling to stay motivated and excited about your menu, these tips can help you keep your creative juices and culinary passion

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Product Spotlight: V-Neck Aprons

Are you looking for a server apron with formal style? If you answered “yes,” V-neck style long aprons are just what you need. These aprons feature an angled neckline reminiscent of the letter “V” and give instant elegance to any

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What Makes a Classic?

Have you ever wondered how a particular dish became a classic? The process from introduction to fame and notoriety is sometimes obvious and other times mind-boggling. Understanding how a dish becomes a classic quenches your thirst for knowledge and helps

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Employee Gift Ideas

As the holiday season approaches you’re starting to think about gifts for your employees. When choosing presents, think about these factors: What is the nature of your relationship, friendly or strictly professional? What is your budget? How many people are

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The Gift of Giving

Restaurants serve many purposes: heart of the community, gathering place, source of entertainment. Although you already give something to your community, this holiday season might be the right time to increase that reach. Are there ways your business can give

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