Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6583/more en 7 cocktails that bring the heat http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/7-cocktails-bring-heat <div class="node-body gallery-body">Heat up summer sales at the bar with these cool ideas.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/7-cocktails-bring-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/7-cocktails-bring-heat#comments Drink Trends Fri, 22 Jul 2016 21:04:00 +0000 56111 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: Delivery is overtaking drive-through business http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-delivery-overtaking-drive-through-business <div class="field-deck"> Gen Z and millennials' preference for home-delivered restaurant meals is shifting the takeout paradigm. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Millennials' preference for home-delivered restaurant meals is shifting the takeout paradigm. </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-delivery-overtaking-drive-through-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-delivery-overtaking-drive-through-business#comments Trendinista Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:37:00 +0000 56071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Robots and other forms of restaurant delivery gratify the &quot;I want it now&quot; attitude of younger restaurant customers.</p> Getty Images Gift cards spur higher full-service check averages http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/gift-cards-spur-higher-full-service-check-averages <div class="field-deck"> Bump not so big at quick-service, according to a recent survey. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bump not so big at quick-service, according to a recent survey.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/gift-cards-spur-higher-full-service-check-averages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/gift-cards-spur-higher-full-service-check-averages#comments Consumer Trends Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:07:00 +0000 56061 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Fleming&#39;s promotes gift cards throughout the year and offers buyers the option to personalize cards with their own messages.</p> Fleming's Stephan Pyles bucks casual trend with ‘adult’ restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/stephan-pyles-bucks-casual-trend-adult-restaurant <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Dallas celebrity chef takes a turn toward elegance with his latest concept, Flora Street Café.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/stephan-pyles-bucks-casual-trend-adult-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/stephan-pyles-bucks-casual-trend-adult-restaurant#comments New Restaurant Concepts Top Chefs Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:39:00 +0000 56031 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Aquafaba aims to replace egg whites http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/aquafaba-aims-replace-egg-whites <div class="field-byline"> By Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> Chefs and bartenders are using the clever discovery in desserts, breads, cocktails and more. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Vegans and the restaurants that serve them are experimenting with the newest egg white replacement, aquafaba. Are you ready for the bean water movement?</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/aquafaba-aims-replace-egg-whites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/aquafaba-aims-replace-egg-whites#comments Food Trends Tue, 19 Jul 2016 17:23:00 +0000 56001 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The Hotline Sling from Cafe Gratitude, Newport Beach, CA,&nbsp;incorporates&nbsp;aquafaba for this velvety foam. The bean product is not only vegan-friendly, but lets operators eschew the odor and bacteria problems that can accompany egg whites.</p> Cafe Gratitude 7 festive ways to mark National Tequila Day http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/7-festive-ways-mark-national-tequila-day <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>These creative margaritas and tips for showcasing the popular spirit shout &ldquo;ole!&rdquo;</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> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/7-festive-ways-mark-national-tequila-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/7-festive-ways-mark-national-tequila-day#comments Drink Trends Mon, 18 Jul 2016 20:40:00 +0000 55971 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: New sports concepts guarantee smash hits http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-new-sports-concepts-guarantee-smash-hits <div class="field-deck"> Table tennis and other paddle sport restaurant concepts are primed to take off. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The paddle sport restaurant segment—yes, there is one—is ready to serve up significant returns.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-new-sports-concepts-guarantee-smash-hits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-new-sports-concepts-guarantee-smash-hits#comments Trendinista New Restaurant Concepts Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:48:00 +0000 55941 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Chicken N Pickle has a large footprint&mdash;four&nbsp;indoor courts, four&nbsp;outdoor plus a two-story restaurant space.</p> Chicken N Pickle Restaurants that ban Trump, cops prompt backlash http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/restaurants-ban-trump-cops-prompt-backlash <div class="field-deck"> Experts say restaurant owners who flaunt their political positions, however heartfelt, will alienate many customers. Their advice: Stay publically neutral. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Experts say restaurant owners who flaunt their political positions, however heartfelt, will alienate many customers. Their advice: Stay publicly neutral.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/restaurants-ban-trump-cops-prompt-backlash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/restaurants-ban-trump-cops-prompt-backlash#comments Management Tips Trends Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:00:00 +0000 55921 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>You might not love the candidate, but politics and food do not mix.</p> Getty Images Build a Better: Moscow Mule http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/build-better-moscow-mule <div class="node-body gallery-body">5 fresh looks at an old favorite.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/build-better-moscow-mule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/build-better-moscow-mule#comments Drink Trends Wed, 13 Jul 2016 02:35:00 +0000 55791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Where to find on-trend wine bargains online http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/where-find-trend-wine-bargains-online <div class="field-deck"> A free user-friendly tool helps operators identify affordable, highly rated versions of the wines consumers crave most. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A free user-friendly tool helps operators identify affordable, highly rated versions of the wines consumers crave most. </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/where-find-trend-wine-bargains-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/where-find-trend-wine-bargains-online#comments Drink Trends Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:05:00 +0000 55781 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Red blends are coming on strong, and an online resource can help you pick the best of the bunch.</p> Getty Images