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How to Make Homemade Pumpkin Spice

It’s finally here! The Fall season. A time for falling leaves, autumn breeze, and everything pumpkin spice. When you’re looking for your pumpkin spice fix, look to Chefs’ Toys to bring you the ultimate homemade pumpkin spice by using a few spices you probably already have in your kitchen. Toys …

Best Knives for Your Home Kitchen

For any busy commercial or home kitchen, having the best kitchen knives is a key part of maximizing efficiency, and doing your culinary work in the very best way possible. But what types of kitchen knives are best for a home chef? If you’ve been asking yourself: “what are the …

Wood vs. Plastic Cutting Boards: What to Use & When

When it comes to professional and high-quality cooking, the surfaces that you cut on with your knives make a lot of difference. So how about it? Should you go with wood cutting boards, or a plastic cutting board set? What about bamboo and other materials? In discussing wood vs. plastic …

How to Stock a Home Bar Cart

  What do you put on a home bar cart? When it comes to figuring out how to stock a bar cart, let us provide some of the best suggestions on cocktail tools and the process of stocking a home bar cart for a big dinner party or other event. …

Chefs’ Toys Extended Product Warranty Offerings

We stand behind our products and especially our customers. We want you to feel comfortable knowing your equipment is protected. One of the many great things about ordering from Chefs’ Toys is our partnership with Mulberry for best-in-class protection plans that make a big difference in how you equip your …

Kitchen Tools: Essentials Every Home Needs

What kinds of kitchen essentials do you need to put together great cuisine? For those home cooks and chefs looking to set up the basics for a broad menu, these kitchen supplies are essential. Take a look at some of the most useful kitchen gear that you’ll want to source …

Choosing Between Restaurant Kitchen Layouts

New restaurant owners or others who are upgrading to a new space or building a new kitchen may have quite a few questions about the best ways to use their resources to set up for day-to-day cooking activity. How do you get the best layout for a new kitchen installation? …

Ways to Overcome Restaurant Labor Shortage

It’s going to take some measure of planning and industry savvy for restaurants to survive what’s taking place right now – immense challenges related to coronavirus re-openings and economic changes involving a severe labor shortage in the restaurant business. Let’s talk a little bit about the causes of this work …

Ultimate Guide to Ghost Kitchens

As the restaurant business continues to change in the wake of coronavirus closures and limitations, “ghost kitchens” are now very popular around the United States, where delivery and takeout models are becoming dominant in this part of the service industry. That’s partially because the take-out and delivery model is so …