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, …

The Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving Dinner

Preparing the ultimate Thanksgiving dinner just got a little easier with help from some of our experienced chefs here at Chefs’ Toys. When preparing the perfect Thanksgiving dinner, you’ll want to use these recipes to smooth out your prepping & cooking processes. All our recipes are flexible in serving quantities. We served our team of 60 people, …

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 …

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. …