Recipes & Techniques 10 min read

Table Setting Etiquette 101: A Brief Guide

The right table setting is a great way to establish ambiance for your event or restaurant. Find out the proper way to set a table for basic, casual, or formal settings.

May 10, 2024
Culinary & Pastry Careers 11 min read

What Is Food Tourism? A Guide to Culinary Career Opportunities

Foodie adventures and dream jobs await! Explore how you can combine culinary passion and travel with a career in food tourism.

May 9, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 6 min read

How to Butterfly Cut Meats and Poultry

Find out what a butterfly cut is, why it’s important, and the proper technique in this butterfly cutting guide.

April 30, 2024
Success Stories 14 min read

“See as Much as You Can”: Chef Instructor Gregory Bonath’s Lifelong Embrace of Curiosity

With the support of family and mentors, Chef Gregory left his small town behind and embarked on a unique culinary career that has culminated at Escoffier.

April 26, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 9 min read

Fiesta Flavors: Spicing Up Cinco de Mayo Celebrations

At Escoffier, we love a good party, and Cinco de Mayo probably ranks as one of the best! In the United States, we celebrate the day with dance, song, and, of course.... food!

April 25, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 5 min read

Winning Recipes: Trotting Through the Kentucky Derby Kitchen

Escoffier is running for the roses with five delicious derby-themed recipes. Chef Instructor Luke Shaffer has compiled a time-tested classic menu from the starting gate to the finish line.

April 24, 2024
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What's Your Ideal Culinary Career? Take Our Survey!
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FAFSA® for Culinary School: A Step-By-Step Guide

Use this FAFSA® application guide to help you get started and speed up the process of securing financial aid for culinary school.

Financing Your Education 11 min read

Escoffier 101: Everything You Need to Know About Culinary School

All the answers you need about culinary school at Escoffier. What you could study, how to finance it, and what sets us apart from other culinary programs.

Value of Culinary Education 25 min read

The Essential Guide to Culinary School Scholarships

Tons of resources for culinary school scholarships to fund your education and make your dreams a reality. Options for people from all backgrounds.

Financing Your Education 16 min read

Yes, Online Culinary School Works. Here’s How.

With online culinary school from Escoffier, you can get professional-level training from your own kitchen while juggling family, work, and more.

Value of Culinary Education 12 min read
How to Start a Food Truck: A Step-By-Step Guide
How to Start a Food Truck: A Step-By-Step Guide
Launching a food truck business can be a rewarding and flexible career option! In our guide, explore what you might need to start: from licenses and permits to marketing strategies.
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Education

Financing Your Education 14 min read

Culinary School Loans: Understanding Your Options and Obligations

Explore student loan options and obligations and start learning whether culinary school loans could help you pursue your education and career goals!

July 16, 2024

How Long Does it Take to Get an Online Culinary Arts Degree?

Discover the online culinary arts timeline that can help you advance your culinary career from the comfort of your home.

July 12, 2024

What’s an Online Culinary School Success Coach and Why Do You Need One?

If you run into challenges during culinary school, a dedicated Success Coach can help support you.

July 1, 2024
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Careers

Food Entrepreneurship 20 min read

Restaurant Franchising: A Brief Guide and Opportunities

Thinking about buying a franchise? Turning your restaurant into a franchise powerhouse? Our guide can get you started.

July 5, 2024
Hospitality Careers 13 min read

15 Careers in Hospitality Management You Can Pursue

Explore the wide variety of careers available in Hospitality Management.

June 14, 2024
Hospitality Careers 16 min read

How to Get a Job in the Hospitality Industry

Looking for jobs in hospitality? Our guide breaks down what you may need and how you might land a position.

May 22, 2024

Food Culture

Recipes & Techniques 10 min read

What Is Za’atar Spice? A Brief Guide & Recipe

Elevate your cooking with the herby magic of Za'atar. Explore its ancient roots, make your own Za’atar blend, and see two modern recipes!

July 19, 2024
Culinary Arts 8 min read

Fruits vs. Vegetables: What’s the Difference?

Discover the key differences between fruits vs. vegetables, from their botanical definitions to nutritional content and culinary uses.

July 17, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 14 min read

How to Adapt Recipes for Dietary Restrictions

Uncover the art of adapting recipes for dietary restrictions and food allergies, substituting ingredients to create delicious & inclusive meals.

July 11, 2024
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