Author: Liezl Manabat

Your Catering Supplies Checklist

A good catering business needs the right types of catering supplies and equipment to really shine during those fast-paced food service events. If you’ve decided to take the leap and expand your restaurant or bar by catering off-site events, or you’re starting out with just catering, congratulations! This is a …

Keeping Your Kitchen Organized For The Holidays

The holidays are a happy time of food, family and togetherness. But they can be stressful, too. Just ask anybody who’s whipping up an entire Holiday feast for a crew of hungry diners! How do you plan one of these big meals with confidence? For many of us, it starts …

Perfect Stocking-Stuffers For Chefs

It’s a busy season. Maybe you are looking for Christmas stocking stuffers for cooks in your family, or someone else in your life. We have what you need to impress with holiday gifts that the recipient will actually love! Here are some of the best stocking stuffers for foodies, and …

Tips on How to Store Thanksgiving Food Properly

So you’ve had your turkey day, and the hungry crowds have ravaged the bird and the mashed potatoes, and the casserole sides and everything else, leaving both the gravy boat and the cranberry sauce dish greatly depleted. But if you’re like millions of families and Thanksgiving planners across the country, …

Hosting The Perfect Thanksgiving Meal

Hosting Thanksgiving for the first time? If you’ve got a bit of the jitters, you’re not alone. Many people, including experienced cooks, find this daunting for a number of reasons. With some of these simple tips, though, you’ll be able to get more done, stay more organized, and be more …

Thanksgiving Hacks: Tips to Save You Time and Money

For many of us, Thanksgiving is a real warm and fuzzy time. It’s a chance to get together with family, enjoy good food, and tell some tall tales together. But if it’s you who’s putting it on, it can be a little stressful. Basically, there’s often a lot of time …

Thanksgiving Prep Shopping List

What’s on your Thanksgiving shopping list? When it comes to your list of things needed for Thanksgiving dinner, there are some common items that you’re going to want for a Thanksgiving dinner that deserves a chef’s kiss. So when you look at your Thanksgiving food checklist and your list of …

Restaurant Supply Chain Issues Leading To Equipment Delays

These are challenging times for the food service industry, but suppliers are also facing new hurdles for a number of reasons. Much of what we’re seeing right now shows that dramatic restaurant supply chain problems are a multi-faceted and complex set of obstacles to business-as-usual. Backlogs and Back Orders: Why …

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 …