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August 30, 2013
Zagat's Top 3 U.S. Street Food Destinations
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Zagat's Top 3 U.S. Street Food Destinations // Watch as Zagat tours some of the country's best food trucks and outdoor markets, from Off the Grid in San Francisco to Smorgasburg in Brooklyn and Burro Cheese Kitchen in Austin, Texas.
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.
News Today
play"Food Rituals" Affect the Way We Eat // Menu planners, here's an idea for spicing up the dining experience: Scientists have found that people enjoy their food more when they consistently perform small activities before eating, like twisting open an Oreo cookie.
Smashburger: The
playSmashburger: The "Starbucks of Burgers"? // Smashburger CEO Dave Prokupek gives advice to young business owners in this video from USA Today. Among his words of wisdom: be "laser-focused" on your key differentiators and assemble a great team in the early days.
Inside Alinea's Process
playInside Alinea's Process // Grant Achatz, Mike Bagale, and Eric Rivera share the process of menu planning, invention, and inspiration behind Chicago's Michelin three-starred Alinea. What's next for the restaurant? Maybe an Alinea-owned farm, they say.
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.
Brand Marketing
playDomino's "Powered by Pizza" // Domino's new ad campaign names pizza the top fuel for brainstorming sessions, whether they're for tech start-ups, engineering, or creative pursuits.
Chili's Nacho and Guacamole Big Mouth Bites
playChili's Nacho and Guacamole Big Mouth Bites // Serving snack foods at restaurants is a hot trend. Chili's gets in on the action with its new LTO, the Triple Dipper meal of three choose-your-own appetizers. Here's its ad for their new Big Mouth apps, available on the Triple Dipper menu.
Strawberry Pop-Tart Ice Cream Sandwich at Carl's Jr.
playStrawberry Pop-Tart Ice Cream Sandwich at Carl's Jr. // Watch a dramatic introduction to the new dessert item at Carl's Jr. This ad for the much-hyped mash-up of strawberry Pop-Tarts and vanilla ice cream leads us through the sandwich-making process.
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.
Culinary Class
Barbecue Sauce Made with Dunkin' Donuts Coffee?
playBarbecue Sauce Made with Dunkin' Donuts Coffee? // Chefs at Dunkin' Donuts developed a barbecue sauce recipe that incorporates their brand's coffee. Learn more about the ingredients and a few dishes that feature the sauce's unique flavor profile in this video.
Dave Arnold's Cocktail University: The Corsair
playDave Arnold's Cocktail University: The Corsair // In this video series, Dave Arnold of the New York bar Booker and Dax presents cocktail recipes and techniques. Here's the Corsair, a tequila cocktail made with preserved lemons and chased with a Miller High Life.
Batali Cooks 4: Monkfish Piccata
playBatali Cooks 4: Monkfish Piccata // Mario Batali is back. He launched a YouTube cooking show earlier this month called "Batali Cooks 4," creating a dish in each episode that features four different ingredients as suggested by fans on Twitter. First he makes a monkfish piccata.
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.
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