Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6583/more en Build a Better: Light summer cocktail http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/build-better-light-summer-cocktail <div class="field-deck"> Create new taste sensations by incorporating wine, beer and alcohol-free mixers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Bartender Jim McCourt of Prohibition restaurant in Charleston, SC, offers tips for creating lower alcohol light summer sips. Two of his favorites are the Italian-inspired Aperol Spritz, a mixture of Aperol aperitif, Prosecco and club soda; and the classic Pimms Cup cocktail featuring Pimms, cucumber, simple syrup, fresh lemon juice and ginger ale.</p> <p>Here are other tips from McCourt:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/build-better-light-summer-cocktail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/build-better-light-summer-cocktail#comments Beverage Recipes Drink Trends Mon, 02 May 2016 20:28:00 +0000 54011 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Jim McCourt mixes it up at Prohibition in Charleston, SC.</p> 10 trends set to reshape the foodservice business http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/10-trends-set-reshape-foodservice-business <div class="field-deck"> Speaking at the recent UCLA restaurant industry conference, a food business school dean projects a world of change ahead. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Speaking at the recent UCLA restaurant industry conference, a food business school dean projects a world of change ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/10-trends-set-reshape-foodservice-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/10-trends-set-reshape-foodservice-business#comments Trends Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:44:00 +0000 53961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>They&#39;ll never outrank Big Macs, but insects and plant foods are expected to move more into the mainstream.</p> Thinkstock Restaurants, bars riff on margaritas for Cinco de Mayo http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/restaurants-bars-riff-margaritas-cinco-de-mayo <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Restaurants and bars are always finding new ways to shake up the margarita tradition for Cinco de Mayo celebrations.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/restaurants-bars-riff-margaritas-cinco-de-mayo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/restaurants-bars-riff-margaritas-cinco-de-mayo#comments Beverage Recipes Drink Trends Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:12:00 +0000 53941 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: Free Uber rides, the next-gen restaurant promo tool http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-free-uber-rides-next-gen-restaurant-promo-tool <div class="field-deck"> A new “paid customer acquisition channel” company says it can deliver carloads of hungry customers right to your restaurant’s door. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new “paid customer acquisition channel” company says it can deliver carloads of hungry customers right to your restaurant’s door.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-free-uber-rides-next-gen-restaurant-promo-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-free-uber-rides-next-gen-restaurant-promo-tool#comments Trendinista Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:30:00 +0000 53891 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Cake.af aims to put butts in seats on restaurants&#39; slow nights.</p> Hispanics continue to grow restaurant visits http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/hispanics-continue-grow-restaurant-visits <div class="field-deck"> Family-friendliness, familiarity and peer recommendations are key drivers for this demographic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How U.S. restaurants can appeal to the growing Hispanic demographic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/hispanics-continue-grow-restaurant-visits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/hispanics-continue-grow-restaurant-visits#comments Consumer Trends Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:22:00 +0000 53881 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Family-friendliness is an important factor when U.S. Hispanics choose a restaurant.</p> Thinkstock Millennials to restaurants: give us more tech http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/millennials-restaurants-give-us-more-tech <div class="field-deck"> An Oracle study shows that most restaurants aren’t as connected as they should be with younger customers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An Oracle study shows that most restaurants aren’t as connected as they should be with younger customers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/millennials-restaurants-give-us-more-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/millennials-restaurants-give-us-more-tech#comments Consumer Trends Technology Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:45:00 +0000 53841 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Restaurants that aren&#39;t making the most of mobile are&nbsp;falling short for millennials, Oracle research suggests.</p> Thinkstock Build a Better: Burger http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/build-better-burger <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>May is National Burger Month. Check out these drool-inducing burger combos from chefs around the country.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/build-better-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/build-better-burger#comments Food Trends Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:54:00 +0000 53831 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Hot dogs take on global influence http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/hot-dogs-take-global-influence <div class="node-body article-body">To update the hot dog, jazz up the bread, consider new spins on sausage, embrace the artisanal and go global with condiments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/hot-dogs-take-global-influence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/hot-dogs-take-global-influence#comments Food Trends Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0000 53791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Houston space reborn as French destination, La Table http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/houston-space-reborn-french-destination-la-table <div class="node-body gallery-body">A Houston restaurant is reborn as a collection of French concepts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/houston-space-reborn-french-destination-la-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/houston-space-reborn-french-destination-la-table#comments Featured Operators New Restaurant Concepts Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:24:00 +0000 53771 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Macarons at La Table&#39;s bakery and coffee shop, Macarons.</p> New cookbook delves into Mediterranean Jewish traditions http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/new-cookbook-delves-mediterranean-jewish-traditions <div class="field-deck"> Joyce Goldstein's "The New Mediterranean Jewish Table" introduces flavors from a broad swath of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Joyce Goldstein's "The New Mediterranean Jewish Table" introduce flavors from a broad swath of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/new-cookbook-delves-mediterranean-jewish-traditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/new-cookbook-delves-mediterranean-jewish-traditions#comments Food Trends Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:40:00 +0000 53761 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Joyce Goldstein</p>