How does a chef or mixologist impart flavor to their creations with quality and consistent execution top of mind?

Not so long ago, Americans purchased Chile’s “fighting varietals” for everyday home consumption. But when it came to dining out, Chilean wines were thought of as déclassé—restaurant hosts wouldn’t think of listing them.

Today with the prevalence of social media, every single guest who walks into your restaurant should be considered a restaurant critic that will judge all aspects of their experience, from the food and service to the atmosphere of the restaurant. Worrying about the specialty menu or cocktail pairings can no longer be the main concern for restaurant owners. Instead, the entire dining experience should be carefully analyzed from the moment visitors walk in the door to the second they leave. 

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 Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire announced a partnership with the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to support volunteer firefighters nationwide with a $75,000 donation. 


A Fine Line, directed by filmmaker Joanna James, chronicles the challenges faced by female chefs in the male-dominated culinary industry.

Phillips Foods introduces three new value-added options for seafood-loving customers that are ideal for tapas-style snacks and small-plate menus.

Brockmans Gin is once again inviting bars from the around the world to enter their best Brockmans Gin cocktail as part of a professionals-only competition to find the best ‘Brocktail’ on the planet for World Gin Day, June 8, 2019.

California’s premier cheese event, the California Artisan Cheese Festival, is pleased to announce the participants and details for two of its newest events: Cheese, Bites & Booze! on Saturday, March 23, and California Artisan Cheese Week, taking place March 16 – 24.