About cook education, Chef’s experience and the realities of today’s restaurant market in Ukraine on the way to Europe (part 2)
But in any of the institutions, the client is first of all looking for TASTY FOOD !!! And only then (on the basis of the received taste impressions – tasty – not tasty) assesses in general: service, interior, atmosphere, and all other distinctive features, passing a verdict – whether he will come here next time. When TASTY, in 80% of cases, a person returns after the first visit, even if there were minor flaws, pushed into the background by excellent food. Continue reading
Cast iron is iron with a high carbon content; other additives such as chromium or nickel are not included. And, as you know, carbon does not protect cast iron cookware from corrosion. For cast iron, the protective film is a carbon film that occurs during cooking. It is a kind of non-stick coating.
It is for this reason that cast iron utensils cannot be cleaned “to the metal”, removing this natural protective layer. Proper care of cast iron cookware also requires hand washing, a soft sponge, warm or hot water, you can also use a non-metallic brush. It is very important to wipe the cast iron dry immediately after washing. For storage, you need to grease the inner surface of the dishes with vegetable oil, and before use, you need to heat it well. Continue reading
When the average standard of living began to grow slowly in our country, the level of catering facilities: cafes, restaurants, and canteens began to grow simultaneously. This is quite logical: people got more money, therefore, they got the opportunity, at least sometimes, to eat outside the home, and demand, as you know, creates supply. But customers began to make higher demands on visited institutions. The restaurant (cafe, dining room) should please not only with the taste of the dishes offered and the external decoration, but also with the speed and quality of service, well-trained staff.
The quality program for the restaurant (cafe, dining room, bar, etc.) will greatly facilitate the work of your staff. Continue reading