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The Regional Foods Of Italy: Lombardy

Posted by on Aug 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Regional Foods Of Italy: Lombardy

When Americans think of Italian food, they typically think of big bowls of spaghetti and meatballs in a rich tomato sauce or pans of lasagna, but Italy is a diverse country with a rich and varied cuisine. Lombardy is a region in northern Italy. It shares its northern border with Switzerland. The terrain of Lombardy varies from the mountainous landscape of the Alps to the fertile agricultural lowlands of the Po Valley. The area is also dotted with beautiful alpine lakes, the most famous of which is Lake Como. The food of this region is...

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The Authentic Italian Food Experience | What Not To Expect

Posted by on Jul 1, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Authentic Italian Food Experience | What Not To Expect

Italian restaurants are sprinkled across the country, some small and localized and others that are large franchises. However, what you think of when you imagine Italian food may not be exactly what you will find when you stop in at an authentic Italian restaurant. These eateries are often far more than just pasta with marinara sauces and lots of garlic. Before you stop in for a meal at a true-blue Italian restaurant, it is a good idea to get to know what you should not expect so you will not find surprises on the menu or feel like there are...

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Two Non-Spicy Chicken Wing Sauces Your Customers Will Love

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two Non-Spicy Chicken Wing Sauces Your Customers Will Love

Chicken wings are a classic bar-and-grill style appetizer, but not everyone loves the traditional, spicy Buffalo sauce they’re often topped with. In order to cater to customers who like to keep things a bit milder, try making one or both of these non-spicy wing sauces for use on your restaurant’s wings. Honey-Lime Sauce Infused with the flavor of fresh limes, this sauce has a nice balance of tart and sweet. The recipe makes enough to coat about 100 wings and can be stored in the refrigerator for up to a week if needed....

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Top 5 Ways To Serve Tacos On Taco Tuesday

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Top 5 Ways To Serve Tacos On Taco Tuesday

Having a fun theme night is a great way to draw customers into your restaurant. Taco Tuesdays are quite popular; however, you’ll want to make sure a different type of taco is featured each week in order to keep families and groups of friends coming back again and again.  Taco Salad Taco salads are visually appealing to diners, as they feature a vibrant array of colors. They also appeal to the more health conscious individuals who aren’t interested in feasting on flour tortillas. Simply sprinkle the taco meat over a bed of...

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3 Best Authentic Mexican Dishes

Posted by on Jun 3, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Best Authentic Mexican Dishes

Whether you’re in Mexico itself or at home in the United States, you have to get hold of authentic Mexican food. Authentic Mexican food runs the range of the flavor spectrum. One moment you’ll be downing something filling and savory, the next light and flaky, and yet once again you’ll be enjoying something to satisfy your sweet tooth. Throughout the course of this brief article, you will learn about just a few authentic Mexican dishes you absolutely must try. Try making one of these dishes yourself, or head to a restaurant...

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4 Tips For Ordering Steak

Posted by on May 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Tips For Ordering Steak

When you go out to a steakhouse, you expect to have a great meal, and it’s easy to put the responsibility for that great meal solely on the restaurant. After all, they’re the ones preparing your meal – all you have to do is order and eat. But the truth is, you play a part in how good your meal is too. You can do your part by knowing how to order a steak so that the restaurant can make it to suit you perfectly. Take a look at some important tips for ordering steaks. Know Your Cuts The first thing that you need to do is know the...

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3 Ways To Boost Your Restaurant Traffic

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Ways To Boost Your Restaurant Traffic

While it may seem as if your customer base is constantly being inundated with offers for five dollar footlongs, burgers, and pizzas from chain restaurants, according to the National Restaurant Association, seven out of 10 restaurants are single unit operations. This means that the “big box” corporations represent only three of every ten restaurants. That’s good news for you as a small, independently owned and operated family restaurant. But while the competition may not be as stiff as you might have imagined with...

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4 Best Thai Fish Dishes

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Best Thai Fish Dishes

Whether you’re traveling throughout Thailand or at home in the United States, there are several fish-based Thai dishes that you absolutely must try. Whether you’ve decided to purchase some fresh seafood and try your own hand at these dishes, or you simply want to head to your nearest Thai restaurant, listed here are just a few of the best fish-based Thai dishes. Pla Ta Pien Tom Kem This poached fish is bathed for over twenty hours in a marinade of ginger and sugar cane, making this fish-based dish have a unique sweet flavor. Pla...

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Keep Customers Entertained And Satisfied While Spending Time At Your Bar And Grill

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Keep Customers Entertained And Satisfied While Spending Time At Your Bar And Grill

If you just opened a new bar and grill and would like your new customers to come back to do more business with you in the future, the following ideas can be used to help keep each patron entertained and satisfied. Rotating Schedule Of Entertainers Hire some aspiring entertainers who live in the area to perform at your establishment on a rotating schedule. Magicians, musicians, singers, and dancers can help liven up the inside of your business and keep the interest of each patron piqued so that they will be looking forward to future events. If...

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Two Mouthwatering Chicken Burger Recipes

Posted by on May 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two Mouthwatering Chicken Burger Recipes

Burgers are classic bar-and-grill fare, but they may not appeal to your customers who are watching their waistlines. A good alternative to offer is a chicken burger. Since chicken is lower in fat but still flavorful, it will appeal to those who are craving a burger but don’t want to unhinge their diet. Here are two delicious chicken burger recipes to add to your restaurant menu. Asian-Inspired Chicken Burgers Flavored with soy sauce, sesame oil and Sriracha, these burgers have an Asian flair that will impress your customers. The recipe...

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