The Web can help Grow your Business

The Web can help Grow your Business

Restaurants need web-based marketing and ordering systems primarily to expand their business, reduce errors in order taking and limit payroll demands. Web-based marketing and ordering systems allow the restaurant business to offer transactions in multiple languages across the world and at home in the United States. Convenience and comfortability are vital when generating web-based marketing and ordering systems. Web-based marketing is like putting a billboard with your restaurant information on it next to every mailbox in America. According to the U.S. Census conducted in 2003, 62 percent of Americans have…

Tea is the best choice

Tea is the best choice

Most individuals seeking a morning boost opt for coffee. However, tea provides far more positive effects than coffee. In many cases providing the same boost as coffee’s caffeine, plus more. There are the benefits of drinking tea rather than coffee: Tea leaves can be reused to produce several cups. You can use a tea bag to make a cup of tea, then reuse the tea bag to make another cup. Ground coffee, meanwhile, can only be brewed once. Tea costs less for an individual to produce than coffee. Making a…

Should Cell Phones be Banned in Restaurants – No

Should Cell Phones be Banned in Restaurants – No

The whole point in having a cell phone is so you can be reached (or reach others) at any time, whether you want to or not. If you have children, wouldn’t you want them to be able to reach you in case of an emergency? For that matter, you would probably want anyone with your cell phone number (family, friends, etc.) to be able to reach you in case of an emergency, as you would want to be able to reach them in the same situation. If you receive an…

The Basics of Thai Cuisine

The Basics of Thai Cuisine

Thai cuisine is very popular around the world today. It speaks sophistication and color, light as well as spicy and plentiful but elegant. It is often thought of as exotic from its wide use of specific oriental herbs, spices and fruits. Kaffir lime, papaya, aromatic jasmine rice, coconut milk and lotus root are some of the ingredients that are frequently used. However, it is a very open and adaptable cuisine which does not follow a set of rigid rules. By just knowing the basics of the cuisine, anyone has free…

Salad Summer Lunch

Salad Summer Lunch

I have recently become interested in creating and enjoying unique salads daily for culinary and health-enhancing reasons. Salads are so refreshing to eat on a hot afternoon, and definitely a quick lunch that can be eaten in a variety of places – at home, in class, on your break at work, etcetera. Here are some of my unique salad creations, given in one generous serving, which can be increased for more people by just using more of the ingredients as desired. Jen’s Asian Salad Ingredients: Baby spinachBaby arugulaDried chow mein…

Sabatier Knives

Sabatier Knives

France is renowned for its wine and cuisine and the latter reputation is distinguished by two great marques, Le Creuset cast iron cookware and Sabatier knives.Sabatier might well find their products being produced in China but if you buy Sabatier products from a reputable cook shop packaged in Sabatier packaging then I doubt you’re going to find that you’ve bought a cheap fake. If you are in any doubt then look at the hilt of the knife the point where the blade meets the handle. True Sabatier knives are made…

Quick and Easy Homemade Sweet and Sour Chicken

Quick and Easy Homemade Sweet and Sour Chicken

Quick and Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken. Making this dish at home need not be an all day project. Sweet and sour chicken may indeed be done within 30 minutes, from beginning to end. The key to a quick and easy version of this dish is utilizing some time saving ingredients and techniques. Time saving ingredients: -Purchase skinless boneless chicken breasts or even frozen unbreaded chicken tenders work well for this quick version. -Buy precut green peppers and onions; both are available frozen or fresh -Canned or fresh pineapple may…

Imperfect Gingerbread the Perfect Christmas Cookie

Imperfect Gingerbread   the Perfect Christmas Cookie

The Imperfect Gingerbread – The Perfect Christmas Cookie Nothing says Christmas better than a spicy gingerbread man or a hot gingerbread lady. The gingerbread person is the ultimate Christmas cookie. To qualify as a Christmas cookie, a cookie must meet at least one of these festive criteria – display sparkle, holiday color, or a Christmas theme. Gingerbread men and ladies are the kings and queens of Christmas cookies. A perfect gingerbread person is no doubt a winner among Christmas cookies. But did you know that it is the imperfect gingerbread…

How to Save Money at Restaurants

How to Save Money at Restaurants

In an economic recession, people may think that one of the ways by which they have to cut back is by opting not to eat out. While it may be true that it is not possible to eat out as often as you might have done in the past, it is still possible to eat out if you are willing to find the ways by which to save money when doing so. You have to be a creative consumer if you are going to find all of the ways to…

How to Make Bread

How to Make Bread

Few things are as comforting as the scent of bread baking in the oven. Many people are intimidated by the idea of making bread, especially yeast breads, but there are foolproof methods to help you out. The kneading process will be easier if you have a stand mixer, but it’s not necessary. If you’re looking for an added benefit of a little stress relief, do knead your bread by hand; you may be surprised as to how therapeutic it can be. To make a basic sandwich bread with a stand…