There are a number of ingredients that go into creating a successful food service business, but arguably one of the most important is the refrigeration system. Not all refrigerators and coolers are created equal, and what works for one business may not be best for the next.
Refrigerator makeover: Keeping your most-used appliance tidy and clean
(ARA) – The new school year is upon us and with it comes hectic schedules and harried mornings that make weekdays a mad dash. With school lunches to make, snacks to prepare and evening meals to plan, getting out the door on time can be a challenge. Having the house in order and a few things made ahead of time can be a huge convenience that means a world of difference in those time-crunched minutes.
Just as families get larger and eventually outgrow starter homes, burgeoning home chefs often get to the point where a standard home kitchen doesn't accommodate their needs anymore. Where buying a new house might be an option for an expanded family, you might be able to upgrade your current kitchen to accommodate your culinary needs.
After they are cooked, whole grains stay fresh for several days in the refrigerator. You can cook a large pot of brown rice or quinoa and use it throughout the week to save cooking time.(NAPS)
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Chef Justin Fields, Roy's
(ARA) - Technology is in virtually every facet of our lives, yet many of the everyday conveniences we enjoy now have been around for less than 100 years.
April is a berry good time for this Strawberries Romanoff recipe.
SARASOTA- We think of food banks, and what comes to mind? Canned goods and non-perishables.
1 pound salmon, diced
Chef Mark, Made Sarasota
(NAPSI)—As children return to school, it’s important to start their day with a nutritious breakfast to help them succeed.
2 salmon fillets
(NAPSI)—Upgrading your home with a dream kitchen and staying on budget can be a challenge. An increasingly popular solution to both these design challenges are built-in amenities. Whether it’s a wine and beverage center or undercounter built-in refrigerator, built-in appliances are an easy way to add storage space while sticking to your budget.
(NAPSI)—Learning a few facts about a refrigerant commonly used in air conditioners could help you keep your cool. The refrigerant, R-22, is being phased out as part of an international environmental agreement to discontinue the use of HCFCs, or hydrochlorofluorocarbons.
(NAPSI)—Cooking outdoors is in at any time of year. When you grill, it’s important to follow the guidelines from the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service to prevent harmful bacteria from multiplying and causing food poisoning:
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A semi-truck containing 180,000 eggs was reported stolen from behind a southwest Florida convenience store.
(StatePoint) When you think of “smart technology,” you may think of your smartphone, tablet or vehicle, but soon, you may also think of such household appliances as your dishwasher, refrigerator or laundry pair.
(Family Features) There's nothing better than a juicy, flavorful rack of pork ribs hot off the grill. Whether saucy or spicy, wet or dry, ribs are a versatile pork cut that can take on many of your favorite flavors. But if standing over a grill isn't an option or appealing this time of year, there's good news.
(BPT) - Remodeling trends come and go, which is a good thing if you’re talking about shag carpet or avocado-colored Formica. But some trends have both staying power and universal appeal, such as the strengthening movement toward homes that are more energy efficient and eco-friendly.
**UPDATE** The semi-truck reported stolen Monday morning from the northern area of Port Charlotte was recovered Wednesday by the North Port Police Department in an area off of Orlando Boulevard north of Veteran’s Boulevard.
DELAND, Florida (AP) - The search is on for a truck stolen in Volusia county that was carrying $120,000 worth of Hershey's chocolate.
(NAPSI)—It’s time to check around the house to make sure things are operating efficiently. Here are 10 often-overlooked tasks to add to your home-cleaning list: