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August 20, 2013
The Most Important Restaurant in America?
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The Most Important Restaurant in America? // Find out why Bon Appetit Magazine believes that David Chang's Momofuku is the most important restaurant in America right now.
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MEIKO: The Clean Solution
playMEIKO: The Clean Solution // Learn what industry-leading efficiency, smart design, and ease of use mean to the world's smartest foodservice operations.
News Today
Grilled Cheese Mania
playGrilled Cheese Mania // From the highly competitive Grilled Cheese Invitational in L.A. to restaurants dedicated solely to the sandwich, the humble grilled cheese is a hot item among American foodies. Watch Bill Geist of CBS News explore "grilled cheese mania."
Behold: The World's First
playBehold: The World's First "Test-Tube Burger" // The world's first test-tube burger was recently cooked and eaten in a $330,000 demonstration of new technology. Volunteers said it tasted dry, although its developer hopes lab-grown meat can eventually help the environment and feed a growing population.
Taco Cabana Celebrates 35th Anniversary
playTaco Cabana Celebrates 35th Anniversary // This is the 35th year of business for fast-casual Mexican concept Taco Cabana. Watch a brief history of the brand, starting with its first taco stand in 1978.
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Coca-Cola Freestyle
playCoca-Cola Freestyle // One machine. More than 100 beverages. Yes, it's possible. Coca-Cola Freestyle delivers the choice and profit potential of a dozen standard fountain dispensers to help you grow your business.
Brand Marketing
Bob Evans' Gluten-Free Restaurant Menu
playBob Evans' Gluten-Free Restaurant Menu // Watch how Bob Evans gets the word out for its new gluten-free menu, geared toward the growing number of people maintaining gluten-free lifestyles. The FDA officially defined the term "gluten-free" for the first time on August 2.
Big Mac:
playBig Mac: "Rollercoaster" // McDonald's has a surreal new series of Big Mac commercials. Tagged "Think With Your Mouth," the ads feature Big Macs floating around retro-cool worlds. In this spot, the iconic sandwich rides a roller coaster through 1970's-style animation.
Applebee's Inflatable Lunch Decoy
playApplebee's Inflatable Lunch Decoy // Watch this new revival of Applebee's "lunch decoys" from a campaign last year. The human-shaped inflatables were jokingly designed to sit in for you on the job while you go out to lunch.
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Why Alex Degan Became a 7-Eleven Franchisee
playWhy Alex Degan Became a 7-Eleven Franchisee // After a successful career as an IT professional, Alex Degan decided that he wanted to build a business of his own, with 7-Eleven
Culinary Class
Indian Food with Anjum Anand: Lamb Rogan Josh
playIndian Food with Anjum Anand: Lamb Rogan Josh // In this video from BBC Food, chef Anjum Anand meets with Jessica, a volunteer chef for a classic steam train that lets tourists view the English countryside. Anjum demonstrates how to make a traditional Kashmiri dish, Rogan Josh.
Grilling Vegetables with the CIA
playGrilling Vegetables with the CIA // Watch as Howie Velie, an instructor with the Culinary Institute of America, makes a marinated pepper salad with pine nuts and raisins. He even gives some pointers on the best ways to grill vegetables.
Recipe Wars: Apple Pie
playRecipe Wars: Apple Pie // Recipe Wars features dueling versions of classic dishes. On this episode, the star is apple pie. Two chefs make apple pie recipes from Sherry Yard and Martha Stewart and do a taste test to decide on a winner.
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Foodservice Equipment from Hatco
playFoodservice Equipment from Hatco // See a selection of quick-serve equipment from Hatco, including customizable merchandisers, holding equipment, decorative lamps, and more.
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