World of Food & Drink 9 min read

How Restaurants Get Michelin Stars: A Brief History of the Michelin Guide

A Michelin star rating is one of the most prestigious honors a restaurant can receive. Learn how restaurants get stars and how the Michelin Guide started.

February 9, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 5 min read

Mardi Gras Magic: Festive Fat Tuesday Recipes for a Flavorful Celebration

Get ready to tantalize your Mardi Gras taste buds with recipes for Jambalaya, NOLA fav beignets, and New Orleans signature cocktails.

February 8, 2024
Culinary Arts 8 min read

What Is Food Fermentation? Cooking and the Process Behind Fermentation

Discover how fermenting foods can unlock unique and complex flavors, transforming ordinary ingredients into something entirely new.

February 8, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 6 min read

5 Decorative Bread Scoring Techniques

Discover the art of decorative bread scoring and elevate your bread's appearance with beautiful patterns and designs.

February 5, 2024
Value of Culinary Education 11 min read

What to Look for in a Culinary School Curriculum

All culinary schools aren’t the same, so how will you know if a school’s curriculum is right for you? Here are some factors to keep in mind as you compare.

January 30, 2024

Should Restaurant Owners Go to Culinary School?

Ever wonder if going to culinary school is worth it or not? Learn more about the benefits of attending culinary school as a restaurant owner.

January 25, 2024
What's Your Ideal Culinary Career? Take Our Survey!
What's Your Ideal Culinary Career? Take Our Survey!
We’ve compiled a checklist of all of the essential questions into one handy tool: career options, culinary interest surveys, educational opportunities, and more.
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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

Value of Culinary Education 20 min read

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Culinary School

Find out the essential criteria to help you evaluate and choose the right culinary school for you.

June 17, 2024
Value of Culinary Education 12 min read

How Much Education Might You Need to Become a Chef?

Do you need professional training as a chef to succeed? Explore the value of chef education and if it may be right for you.

June 6, 2024
Boulder Student Life 9 min read

7 Restaurants in Boulder Every Culinary Student Should Visit

Indulge in Boulder's finest dining against a backdrop of Rocky Mountain vistas. Discover the don’t-miss restaurants to inspire your culinary creativity.

May 23, 2024
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Careers

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
Hospitality Careers 14 min read

How You Can Become a Hotel Manager

Get the steps you may need to become a hotel manager, from education to experience to certifications. Discover the types of hotels and hotel managers.

May 22, 2024

Food Culture

Recipes & Techniques 11 min read

Beef Carving 101: How to Cut Corned Beef, Roast, and More

Discover the art of beef carving! Learn to prepare and cut corned beef, tenderloin, and prime rib with expert tips in this comprehensive guide.

May 28, 2024
World of Food & Drink 21 min read

Fine Dining Etiquette: A Guide to Rules and Best Practices

Curious to learn more about fine dining etiquette? From basic manners to fine wine selection, discover the special rules and expectations of high-end restaurants!

May 24, 2024
Culinary Arts 16 min read

Beef Cuts Explained: Different Cuts of Beef Every Professional Cook Should Know

Up your cooking game with this guide to understanding how beef cuts are created and categorized!

May 14, 2024
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