Restaurant Hospitality http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rss.xml en Sriracha ranks as go-to condiment for Millennials http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/sriracha-ranks-go-condiment-millennials <div class="field-deck"> A new trend report confirms that the demographic operators covet most has the hots for ethnic cuisine. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Market trackers at international business intelligence firm IBISWorld think sriracha is poised to go mainstream, thanks to the rising popularity of ethnic cuisine, particularly among Millennial consumers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/sriracha-ranks-go-condiment-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/sriracha-ranks-go-condiment-millennials#comments Food Trends Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:58:00 +0000 33481 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Alizé Restaurant tempts diners with tasting menu http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/aliz-restaurant-tempts-diners-tasting-menu <div class="node-body video-body">This amazing visual journey offers a look inside chef Mark Purdy's intricate preparations for a seven-course tasting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/aliz-restaurant-tempts-diners-tasting-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/aliz-restaurant-tempts-diners-tasting-menu#comments Video Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:10:00 +0000 33461 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Minimum wage initiatives will hit the ballot this fall http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/minimum-wage-initiatives-will-hit-ballot-fall <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A push to increase minimum wage is spreading across the country, a cooking school gets sued and more news.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/minimum-wage-initiatives-will-hit-ballot-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/minimum-wage-initiatives-will-hit-ballot-fall#comments Eat Beat Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:37:00 +0000 33451 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to prevent insect infestations at your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-prevent-insect-infestations-your-restaurant <div class="field-byline"> Steven Sklare </div> <div class="field-deck"> Pests are responsible for closing many restaurants. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pests are responsible for closing many restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-prevent-insect-infestations-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-prevent-insect-infestations-your-restaurant#comments Food Safety How To How To Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33441 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 10 thoughts: Hugh Acheson http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/10-thoughts-hugh-acheson <div class="node-body article-body">Hugh Acheson is a James Beard Award-winning author and chef–restaurateur</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/10-thoughts-hugh-acheson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/10-thoughts-hugh-acheson#comments Chef Interviews Eat Beat Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33431 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Restaurateur talks realities of ownership http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/restaurateur-talks-realities-ownership <div class="node-body video-body">Willy Boutillier of Maximilien Restaurant in Seattle discusses the difference in perception and reality</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/restaurateur-talks-realities-ownership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/restaurateur-talks-realities-ownership#comments Video Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:59:00 +0000 33421 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com With a new restaurant, Hans Rockenwagner bakes on http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/new-restaurant-hans-rockenwagner-bakes <div class="node-body article-body">With Café Rockenwagner, the star chef gives the masses what they want</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/new-restaurant-hans-rockenwagner-bakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/new-restaurant-hans-rockenwagner-bakes#comments Chef Interviews Eat Beat New Restaurant Concepts Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:59:00 +0000 33381 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Caf&eacute; Rockenwagner, designed by Montalba Architects, is a bright and airy space.</p> Distinguished Restaurants of North America Conference http://restaurant-hospitality.com/distinguished-restaurants-north-america-conference <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">The Brown Hotel</span> <span class="locality">Louisville</span>, <span class="region">KY</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=%2C+Louisville%2C+KY%2C+%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>In addition to panels on emerging trends and discussions on the millennial workforce and customers, participants will learn about all things bourbon. More than 150 industry-leading restaurateurs and their staff are expected to attend.<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.dirona.com/" target="_blank"><strong>More information &gt;&gt;</strong></a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/distinguished-restaurants-north-america-conference#comments Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:27:00 +0000 33371 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Cool cocktails and other spins on childhood summer treats http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/cool-cocktails-and-other-spins-childhood-summer-treats <div class="field-deck"> 7 ideas to help customers chill out on your patio </div> <div class="node-body article-body">7 ideas to help customers chill out on your patio</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/cool-cocktails-and-other-spins-childhood-summer-treats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/cool-cocktails-and-other-spins-childhood-summer-treats#comments Eat Beat Beverage Recipes Food Trends Drink Trends Gated Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:58:00 +0000 33321 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Peter B&#39;s Brewpub features ice cream made with stout.</p> Winning warm weather recipe ideas http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/winning-warm-weather-recipe-ideas <div class="field-deck"> Mangos and tomatoes star in these award-winning recipes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mangos and tomatoes star in these award-winning recipes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/winning-warm-weather-recipe-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-recipes/winning-warm-weather-recipe-ideas#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Gated Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:50:00 +0000 33301 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Shrimp and Mango Gumbo</p> National Mango Board A look at the latest catfish dishes http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/look-latest-catfish-dishes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Five variations of catfish being served at casual and full-service restaurants throughout the US.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/look-latest-catfish-dishes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/look-latest-catfish-dishes#comments Food Trends Seafood Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:22:00 +0000 33271 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Restaurant-goers may have a Ford in their future http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/restaurant-goers-may-have-ford-their-future <div class="field-deck"> A licensing deal with a car-building giant means quality had better be job one at this three-unit restaurant chain. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ford's Garage, a gourmet burger/craft beer restaurant, has a licensing agreement with the giant auto maker.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/restaurant-goers-may-have-ford-their-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/restaurant-goers-may-have-ford-their-future#comments Eat Beat New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:16:00 +0000 33261 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Do Americans care about sodium? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/do-americans-care-about-sodium <div class="node-body article-body">Americans care about the sodium content of their food. Or do they?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/do-americans-care-about-sodium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/do-americans-care-about-sodium#comments Eat Beat Business Consumer Trends Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:51:00 +0000 33251 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Catfish: The new nostalgic dish http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/catfish-new-nostalgic-dish <div class="field-deck"> Five variations of catfish being served at casual and full-service restaurants throughout the U.S. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Five variations of catfish being served at casual and full-service restaurants throughout the US.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/catfish-new-nostalgic-dish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/catfish-new-nostalgic-dish#comments Eat Beat Business Food Trends Chefs Seasonal Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:47:00 +0000 33241 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The Crispy Frito Crusted Catfish BLT from Chef Andrew Gruel of SlapFish.</p> Roots of American Food Conference http://restaurant-hospitality.com/roots-american-food-conference <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Wyndham Grand Hotel</span> <span class="locality">Chicago</span>, <span class="region">IL</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=%2C+Chicago%2C+IL%2C+%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Honoring chef Jeremiah Tower with a Q&amp;A about his fearless journey to push the American dining scene forward, the two-day conference will also feature talks on the innovation of American dining, the importance of local ingredients, from-the-kitchen perspectives on new techniques to service standards, and more.<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.roaf2014.us/" target="_blank"><strong>More information &gt;&gt;</strong></a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/roots-american-food-conference#comments Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:45:00 +0000 33231 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Pay-at-the-table tech: Game-changer or gadget? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/pay-table-tech-game-changer-or-gadget <div class="field-deck"> New research may help owners decide whether customer-facing payment technologies—seemingly destined to be the next big thing in restaurants—are a smart investment for their operation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How pay-at-the-table technology is impacting restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/pay-table-tech-game-changer-or-gadget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/pay-table-tech-game-changer-or-gadget#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment Management Tips Consumer Trends Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:21:00 +0000 33221 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock The future of food according to Marcus Samuelsson http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/future-food-according-marcus-samuelsson <div class="node-body video-body">The chef discusses what's next for the food industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/future-food-according-marcus-samuelsson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/future-food-according-marcus-samuelsson#comments Video Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:46:00 +0000 33211 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Making money with forbidden fruit http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/making-money-forbidden-fruit <div class="node-body blog-body">How restaurants can make money with rare and forbidden food and drink items.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/view-kitchen">View from the Kitchen</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/making-money-forbidden-fruit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/making-money-forbidden-fruit#comments Blogs Eat Beat Marketing View from the Kitchen Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:07:00 +0000 33201 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 9 strategies to curb employee turnover http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/9-strategies-curb-employee-turnover <div class="field-byline"> David Peasall </div> <div class="field-deck"> Common-sense measures can result in a more loyal staff. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">High employee turnover is a perennial problem for restaurants. Common sense steps can help contain it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/9-strategies-curb-employee-turnover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/9-strategies-curb-employee-turnover#comments Eat Beat H.R./Legal Management Tips How To Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:53:00 +0000 33191 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Alex Borgognone brings sushi star to New York http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/alex-borgognone-brings-sushi-star-new-york <div class="node-body article-body">Alex Borgognone has harnessed one chef’s passion for a single product into a thriving operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/alex-borgognone-brings-sushi-star-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/alex-borgognone-brings-sushi-star-new-york#comments Eat Beat Business Featured Operators Owner Interviews Asian Fine dining Restaurants Gated Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:22:00 +0000 33171 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Phil Romano’s latest concept celebrates the spud http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/phil-romano-s-latest-concept-celebrates-spud <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Phil Romano rolls out a new baked potato concept, Potato Flats, while beer sampling takes off.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/phil-romano-s-latest-concept-celebrates-spud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/phil-romano-s-latest-concept-celebrates-spud#comments Eat Beat Consumer Trends New Restaurant Concepts Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:13:00 +0000 33181 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Urban Switchel http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/urban-switchel <div class="node-body article-body">From: Mixologist Matt Tobey, District American Kitchen and Wine Bar, Phoenix</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/urban-switchel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/urban-switchel#comments Beverage Recipes Fruits Gated Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33161 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com White Gazpacho http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/white-gazpacho <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Jeremiah Bacon, The Macintosh, Charleston, SC</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/white-gazpacho" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/white-gazpacho#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Gated Vegetables Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33151 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Fresh Pork Leg Scaloppine http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/fresh-pork-leg-scaloppine <div class="node-body article-body">From: Chef Brad Farmerie, Public and Saxon + Parole, NYC and The Thomas, Napa, CA</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/fresh-pork-leg-scaloppine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/fresh-pork-leg-scaloppine#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Gated Meat Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33141 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Massaman Beef and Potato Curry http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/massaman-beef-and-potato-curry <div class="node-body article-body">From: Gary Kucy, Rupert’s Restaurant at Hotel McCall, McCall, ID</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/massaman-beef-and-potato-curry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-recipes/massaman-beef-and-potato-curry#comments Food Recipes Chef Recipes Asian Gated Meat Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33131 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Nico Osteria finds smooth sailing in Chicago http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/nico-osteria-finds-smooth-sailing-chicago <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Michael Sanson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 125-seat Nico Osteria, which opened several months back in the Thompson Hotel in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/nico-osteria-finds-smooth-sailing-chicago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/nico-osteria-finds-smooth-sailing-chicago#comments Eat Beat Business New Restaurant Concepts Gated Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33091 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>A reservation at Nico is tough to get, but lucky walk-ins can score a seat at the kitchen counter.</p> Doug Fogelson Americans like their wine cheap, Technomic says http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/americans-their-wine-cheap-technomic-says <div class="field-byline"> Megan Rowe </div> <div class="field-deck"> Affordable wines and sparkling varieties are the standouts in a crowded marketplace. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Affordable table wines and sparkling varieties are the exceptions in the maturing winemaking industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/americans-their-wine-cheap-technomic-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/americans-their-wine-cheap-technomic-says#comments Eat Beat Drink Trends Consumer Trends Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:17:00 +0000 33121 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Crumbs Bake Shop to close all locations http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/crumbs-bake-shop-close-all-locations <div class="node-body video-body">The country's largest specialty cupcake chain will shut down all of its units.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/crumbs-bake-shop-close-all-locations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/crumbs-bake-shop-close-all-locations#comments Video Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:54:00 +0000 33101 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Survey: Iced coffee drinkers want more flavor options http://restaurant-hospitality.com/coffeetea/survey-iced-coffee-drinkers-want-more-flavor-options <div class="field-deck"> Done right, a minor beverage category can deliver major revenue for restaurant operators all summer long. Your target market: Millennials. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Done right, a minor beverage category can deliver major revenue for restaurant operators all summer long. Your target market: Millennials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/coffeetea/survey-iced-coffee-drinkers-want-more-flavor-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/coffeetea/survey-iced-coffee-drinkers-want-more-flavor-options#comments Eat Beat Business Drink Trends Ultimate Beverage Solutions Coffee/Tea Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:17:00 +0000 33081 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Election predictor cracks the Yelp review code http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/election-predictor-cracks-yelp-review-code <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An election predictor takes a crack at cracking the Yelp reviews code.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/election-predictor-cracks-yelp-review-code" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/election-predictor-cracks-yelp-review-code#comments Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal Social Media Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33031 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com