Food Culture

Indulge in the rich tapestry of food cultures around the world. Uncover the authentic anecdotes behind diverse cuisines, traditions, and culinary practices that can shape global dining experiences.

Recipes & Techniques 3 min read

No Booze Resolution? No Problem. Bring on the Mocktails!

The holidays may be over, but through January and February the weather outside is still frightful! New Year’s resolutions are...

January 8, 2023
Culinary Arts 5 min read

10 Must-Read Articles if You’re in the Culinary Industry in 2023

If you’re part of the food industry, here are the top culinary blogs you should read! Discover the best techniques and skills to elevate your career.

January 3, 2023
World of Food & Drink 4 min read

Top 5 Episodes of The Ultimate Dish Podcast in 2022

For chefs, podcasts can offer a wealth of knowledge in an easily digestible format. Here are the top 5 episodes on The Ultimate Dish Podcast in 2022.

December 28, 2022
World of Food & Drink 7 min read

What Is “Carbon Neutral” and Why Does It Matter in the Food Industry?

What is carbon neutral and how does it relate to food? We’ll explore these questions plus how to reduce and offset carbon emissions in the food world.

December 19, 2022
Baking & Pastry Arts 6 min read

Cake Decorating Tips: How to Choose the Right Pastry Bag

Choosing a pastry bag? Discover how these tips might impact your cake decorating techniques in the kitchen.

December 15, 2022
Culinary Arts 7 min read

5 Tips All Chefs Should Follow to Avoid Burnout

Professional chefs might experience chronic stress in a busy kitchen, working long hours. Discover how to avoid burnout in the culinary world.

December 7, 2022
Culinary Arts 7 min read

5 Experiences that All Great Chefs Should Have

Whether you start your own restaurant, write a cookbook, or train under elite chefs, here are experiences all chefs should have.

December 6, 2022
Recipes & Techniques 2 min read

How to Make Dark Chocolate Peppermint Truffles

Escoffier Chef Instructor Renee Moreno shares a decadent dark chocolate peppermint truffle recipe great for the holidays.

November 30, 2022
Culinary Arts 6 min read

What Is a Maillard Reaction?

Discover how the Maillard reaction affects the most important aspects of your culinary masterpiece, including flavor, color, and aroma!

November 22, 2022
Recipes & Techniques 3 min read

How to Make Latke with Shredded Chicken Confit and Crème Fraîche

Escoffier Chef Instructor Dan Bearss shares his latke recipe, a pan-fried potato pancake that is popular in eastern European cuisine.

November 17, 2022
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