Plant-Based Banh Mi Sliders

Plant-Based Banh Mi Sliders are a deceptively simple appetizer that packs a flavorful punch. A modern update to the traditional Vietnamese street food, these are great as a shareable appetizers for a large party, or as a delicious dinner served … Continued


Halloween-Inspired Treats

With Halloween almost here, restaurant owners may be wondering what their business can do to capitalize on the holiday festivities. Although it’s easy to put spiders, ghosts and skeleton decorations up on your walls, you cannot ignore the main reason children … Continued

Alaskan Halibut

Plain and simple, Alaska is fish country. From its cold, pristine waters, to its world leading sustainable fisheries and management practices, Alaska is unique. It offers some of the finest, most abundant seafood products in the world. Prized for its … Continued

Just Add Bitters

Unique and delicious cocktails are on trend, and what better way to mix up a bar menu than by adding bitters? There are plenty of flavor options and Scrappy’s Bitters has it down to a science. Scrappy’s Bitters was founded … Continued

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Charring Smoky Fresh Flavors!

The local harvest is in full swing, and once again Nicholas and Company has teamed up with East Farms to provide top-quality local and organic produce direct to your kitchen. Two of the biggest trends in produce preparations remain charring … Continued

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Summer Grilled Seafood!

Now that summer is beginning, it’s time for Grilled Seafood! When the days get longer and the evenings warmer, it’s time to put away the casserole dishes and crockpots. Go outside, open the grill, dust it off and fire it … Continued


Quinoa: The Perfect Protein!

While quinoa is usually considered to be a whole grain, it is actually a seed that can be prepared like whole grains such as rice or barley. Quinoa is high in protein, lacks gluten and cholesterol, and is a great … Continued

Fun, Fresh, Spring Recipes!

Spring is the perfect time to get creative in the kitchen with new fun, fresh, spring recipes. Try one of the following delicious recipes or put your own twist on them to treat your diners to new spring cuisine!   … Continued

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Craft Sodas

First there was craft beer, now there are craft sodas. Many have noticed that the consumption of soda has been slowly declining over the last 10 years. Soda companies are hoping the “craft” trend that helped the beer industry grow … Continued

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Oysters Rockefeller

There is an old myth that you should only buy oysters in months with the letter R in them. Well, yes, at one point in history due to lack of modern refrigeration, that was the case. Also, oysters will naturally … Continued