Food Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6594/more en 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 Chefs use smoke to bring 'wow' factor to the table http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/chefs-use-smoke-bring-wow-factor-table <div class="field-byline"> Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> A growing number of restaurants are finding new ways to use smoke to impress guests and bolster their bottom line. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A growing number of restaurants are finding new ways to use smoke to impress guests and bolster their bottom line.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/chefs-use-smoke-bring-wow-factor-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/chefs-use-smoke-bring-wow-factor-table#comments Food Trends Sun, 10 Jul 2016 01:56:00 +0000 55701 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Dishes like Duet Restaurant&#39;s smoking Kobe beef tartare are ideal Instagram bait.</p> Duet Consumers crave bold flavors, 'clean' labels http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/consumers-crave-bold-flavors-clean-labels <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurateurs look to combine menu transparency with flavorful preparations.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/consumers-crave-bold-flavors-clean-labels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/consumers-crave-bold-flavors-clean-labels#comments Food Trends Sponsored Wed, 06 Jul 2016 12:20:00 +0000 55361 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Jackfruit’s texture, versatility hold broad appeal http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/jackfruit-s-texture-versatility-hold-broad-appeal <div class="field-byline"> Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> The meaty texture of the jackfruit appeals to both vegetarians and carnivores alike. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The meaty texture of the jackfruit appeals to both vegetarians and carnivores alike.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/jackfruit-s-texture-versatility-hold-broad-appeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/jackfruit-s-texture-versatility-hold-broad-appeal#comments Food Trends Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:11:00 +0000 55531 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Jackfruit&#39;s adaptability has won it many fans.</p> Update: food cost climate continues to improve http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/update-food-cost-climate-continues-improve <div class="field-deck"> Now might be a good time to stock up on some pricey ingredients. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Earlier forecasts that predicted highly favorable wholesale food pricing throughout 2016 may have understated the case.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/update-food-cost-climate-continues-improve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/update-food-cost-climate-continues-improve#comments Food Trends Finance Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:30:00 +0000 55511 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Good news for pizza sellers: The price of cheese is expected to drop six percent this year.</p> Getty Images 9 inspired variations on ceviche http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/9-inspired-variations-ceviche <div class="node-body gallery-body">National Ceviche Day is June 28, but this seafood specialty is a cool choice all summer long.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/9-inspired-variations-ceviche" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/9-inspired-variations-ceviche#comments Food Trends Thu, 23 Jun 2016 19:29:00 +0000 55481 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Cold brew coffee heating up the market http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/cold-brew-coffee-heating-market <div class="field-byline"> Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> Baristas are getting creative with cold brew concoctions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Baristas are getting creative with cold brew concoctions.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/cold-brew-coffee-heating-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/cold-brew-coffee-heating-market#comments Food Trends Drink Trends Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:43:00 +0000 55401 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Starbucks expects to offer Nitro Cold Brew on tap at 500 locations by the end of this summer.</p> Starbucks Gluten-free gospel spreading http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/gluten-free-gospel-spreading <div class="field-byline"> Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> As many as one in five Americans say they avoid gluten, and restaurants are responding. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Although only about one percent of the worldwide population has been diagnosed with celiac disease (an autoimmune disorder in which the ingestion of gluten causes damage to the small intestine), a significant number of Americans&mdash;as many as one in five, according to Gallup&mdash;shun gluten by choice. Fortunately, restaurants considering more gluten-free offerings for their menus have more options, as evidenced by a proliferation of exhibitors at the recent National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago.</p> <p></p></div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/gluten-free-gospel-spreading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/gluten-free-gospel-spreading#comments Food Trends Mon, 20 Jun 2016 12:45:00 +0000 55351 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Ancient grains are replacing wheat in a variety of applications.</p> Thinkstock Vegetables step into the spotlight http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/vegetables-step-spotlight <div class="node-body article-body">Protein steps aside as chefs, operators showcase bolder, more flavorful vegetable dishes.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/vegetables-step-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/vegetables-step-spotlight#comments Food Trends Sponsored Thu, 16 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0000 55071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com How to utilize pizza dough, toppings across the menu http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/how-utilize-pizza-dough-toppings-across-menu <div class="field-byline"> David Jetter, Tyson Foods </div> <div class="field-deck"> Deconstructed down to its core ingredients, pizza presents dozens of additional prepared food items to leverage across the menu. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Deconstructed down to its core ingredients, pizza presents dozens of additional prepared food items to leverage across the menu.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/how-utilize-pizza-dough-toppings-across-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/how-utilize-pizza-dough-toppings-across-menu#comments Food Trends Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:17:00 +0000 55241 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Pepperoni panini</p> Tyson FoodService