food--cooking

Six Restaurant Tools That Any Home-Cook Will Want In Their Own Kitchen

If you spend any time in your kitchen, there are a few culinary tools that you definitely need. These items may be found in some high-end kitchen stores, but are most readily available at a restaurant supply vendor or site. Six culinary tools that home-cooks should get at a restaurant supply store are as follows:  A potato ricer. A potato ricer is a clever kitchen implement that forces chunks of cooked potatoes and other foods through holes that are about the size of a grain of rice.

3 Tips For Buying Produce For Your Restaurant

If your restaurant serves fresh produce or dishes that are prepared with fresh fruits and vegetables, you probably want to ensure the best possible quality for your customers. Luckily, following these tips when buying produce for your dining establishment will help provide you with the best results. 1. Buy Locally There are so many reasons to purchase local produce for your restaurant. First of all, as a business owner, you probably understand how important it is to support other business owners in your community.

4 Protein Packed Food Processor Recipes For The Vegetarian Bodybuilder

Bodybuilders understand the importance of getting adequate protein. Vegetarian bodybuilders understand the difficulty that this poses when you don't eat chicken, beef, or fish. You can eat lots of nuts, beans and whey shakes, but if you have a food processor you can also whip up some really delicious and easy recipes that are also protein rich. Homemade Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter If you're tired of eating regular peanut butter, then you should make your own dark chocolate peanut butter at home.

Two Delightful Caramel Candy Recipes For The Holidays

When the holidays roll around, sometimes all you see in the way of candy is chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate. Making some caramel candies to share with your friends will give everyone, including yourself, a welcomed break from chocolate. Here are two delicious caramel candy recipes to try: Soft Butter Caramels These soft and chewy caramels melt in your mouth. They're packaged up neatly in little pieces of wax paper, which makes them easy to give away as gifts.

Must-Haves For A Wild West Themed Wedding & Reception

Once Upon a Time in the West, The Wild Bunch watched Little Big Man take his Darling Clementine's hand in marriage. After they were Hitched, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon while they rode off in a Stagecoach through the Open Range to The Big Country. Themed weddings are a great way to bring your friends and family together to celebrate your special day. If you and your soon-to-be spouse are Die Hard fans of the Wild West, here are a few must-haves.