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When Employees Help Restaurants Go Viral, For All the Wrong Reasons

Vampires. Ghosts. Monsters. Zombies. Cadbury Screme Eggs. These things don’t scare me. (Actually, Cadbury Screme eggs do kind of scare me.) But do you know what truly terrifies me? What sends shivers down my spine? Stories of fast-food workers behaving badly. Like these two chuckleheads at Dominos. Or this guy …

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Shopping Guide: Commercial Toasters

Unless you’re in the bread business, the likelihood of you having to dig into the logistics of toasters probably isn’t high on your list.  But for those delis and breakfast joints, making sure the bread is toasted just right is essential to business.  Besides, what would a great burger be …

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Halloween Drink Recipes

I love the fall, especially here in Colorado.  The aspens slowly changing from green to brilliant reds, yellows, and oranges.  The air starts to turn cool, and throughout the day you’re likely to change from jacket, to coat, to rain jacket, to sweating.  It’s totally unpredictable, but it’s exciting to …

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Your Website Is Losing You Money

Why People Go Online Let’s say someone is hungry for a burger.  They search in Google “best burger near me” and your awesome burger restaurant’s website comes up.  You would think every single person like that would come eat with you, right?  WRONG. People come to your website to find …

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How to Clean a Commercial Griddle

How to Clean a Griddle

If you ask 10 professional chefs how to clean a commercial griddle, you’re likely to get 10 different answers. There are several ways to skin the proverbial cat. While cleaning methods and materials may differ from chef to chef, the goal is universal: a clean, sanitary griddle that allows for …

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Kitchen Tricks: How to Juice a Pomegranate [Video]

Pomegranates can add exotic and delicious flavor to dishes and drinks; however, merely removing the seeds can be time consuming and frustrating – not to mention juicing them! But with these simple tricks, you’ll be able to separate the seeds from the pith and have clear, pure pomegranate juice in …

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Dreamstaurant 2: Media Information

To make things easier, we thought we’d bring together all of our information for Dreamstaurant in one place for our media friends!  Here’s what we’ve collected so far, but you can always contact Kasy Allen for more information.  To visit the Dreamstaurant landing page, see https://www.etundra.com/dreamstaurant/. Images The Back Burner …

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Routine Restaurant Maintenance Tips

Common Maintenance Tips for Restaurants

When restaurateurs, and others, in the food service industry are looking for ways to save money, all too often, those savings can be found in areas that are being neglected in-house. Say, what? That’s right, those big pieces of equipment in your kitchen need to have routine maintenance and cleaning, …

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Dreamstaurant 2: Ready, Set, Dream!

Dreamstaurant with Sponsors

It’s coming, the 2nd annual Dreamstaurant contest, but with our 2nd year, we had to bring it back big – and did we ever!  This year’s grand prize package is double what it was last year; that’s right, $40,000 in design services and restaurant supplies from Arctic Air, Manitowoc, and …

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How to Make Your Own Sausage [Video]

In the midst of Oktoberfest and with the arrival of Autumn, there has never been a better time to enjoy a home-made sausage (especially paired with a favorite beer). While sausage making might seem daunting, and is indeed an artisanal craft, introductory equipment can be obtained with minimum of cost …

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Support for Boulder Flood Victims

Calm Meadow

In the wake of a natural disaster, its community coming together that really helps us heal.  To our friends, family, team members, customers and community, our hearts are with you as things start to dry out, and we wanted to put together this list of references and tools to help …

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Sanitas Brewing Company Needs Your Help

Sanitas Brewing Company opened their doors to the public just a few weeks ago, and we’re already excited to spread the news about this local brewery, because they’re doing things a bit different.  Not only are their beers made with organic ingredients, they’re plan is to offer rare beers that …

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How to Infuse Your Own Olive Oil [Video]

Infuse Olive Oil

An assortment of cooking oils is one key sign of a skilled chef, and herb or spice infused olive oils can elevate the taste of a dish to a much higher level. But why spend top dollar on pre-made oil infusions when you can make your own – easily, and …

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40 Yummy Toast Toppers

Spicy Tomato Goat Cheese Steak on Toast

With a toaster in almost every American home, and nearly 75-million Americans eating toast on a daily basis, there’s no wonder that our research has shown that there are plenty of toast-topping recipes to help give plain ‘ole toast the zip that it needs (no offense to butter and toast, …

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