Success Stories 9 min read

Everyone’s Favorite Cookie Guy: Wes Duckworth’s Story from Escoffier to Entrepreneur

Dive into Wes Duckworth's journey, where resilience, innovation, and a profound love for cookies converge.

March 18, 2024
Value of Culinary Education 11 min read

Benefits of Mindfulness for Students in Culinary School

Find out how you can manage stress and thrive in your culinary journey and life with these mindfulness tips for students.

March 15, 2024
World of Food & Drink 12 min read

Top 10 Food Festivals in the U.S. That Aspiring Culinarians Should Visit

Discover the top food festivals in the United States and indulge in a gastronomic adventure like no other—a must-visit for food enthusiasts.

March 14, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 3 min read

How to Make Plant-Based Caramel Sauce

This recipe for Plant-Based Caramel Sauce comes to us from Escoffier Certified Master Pastry Chef, Frank Vollkommer.

March 7, 2024
Culinary Arts 9 min read

Knife Skills: 10 Knife Cuts Every Professional Cook Should Know

Knife skills can make or break your career in the kitchen, so check out these ten knife cuts all serious cooks need to know!

March 7, 2024
Austin Student Life 11 min read

10 Restaurants in Austin Every Culinary Arts Student Should Check Out

Discover the top ten restaurants in Austin, Texas that every culinary arts student should check out. From innovative fusion dishes to traditional Tex-Mex.

March 5, 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

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
Value of Culinary Education 13 min read

How You Can Get into Culinary School

A formal culinary education can open up many doors to a career in the food industry. Here’s how you can get into culinary school.

June 30, 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 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
Culinary Arts 12 min read

What Is Sous Vide? A Beginner’s Guide to Precision Cooking

Discover sous vide, the niche culinary technique that can help you cook succulent dishes like the professionals!

July 10, 2024
Recipes & Techniques 9 min read

How to Carve a Chicken Like a Professional Chef

Discover how to carve a chicken the way a professional would, allowing you to maximize flavor, minimize waste, and create a stunning presentation.

June 26, 2024
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