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Modern Batch Cookery

Modern Batch Cookery

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by The Culinary Institute of America (CIA), Ron De Santis
     
 

A complete guide to volume cooking for restaurants, caterers, hotels, and other large foodservice operations

Modern Batch Cookery offers up-to-date information with a focus on healthy cooking, nutrition, and smart menu planning. Preparing healthy, high-quality food in volume is a challenge for even the most experienced foodservice professional. The recipes

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A complete guide to volume cooking for restaurants, caterers, hotels, and other large foodservice operations

Modern Batch Cookery offers up-to-date information with a focus on healthy cooking, nutrition, and smart menu planning. Preparing healthy, high-quality food in volume is a challenge for even the most experienced foodservice professional. The recipes in Modern Batch Cookery are designed to yield 50 servings, and cover every meal part and occasion. The book delivers a refreshing repertoire of delectable dishes, including Gorgonzola and Pear Sandwichs, Tequila-Roasted Oysters with Salsa Cruda, Chesapeake-Style Crab Cakes, and many more.

    • Features more than 200 healthy, nutritious, large-batch recipes
    • Includes chapters on Stocks, Soups, and Sauces; Breakfast and Brunch; Salad Dressings, Salads, Sandwiches, Appetizers; Entrées; Side Dishes; Reception Foods; and Baked Goods and Desserts
    • Provides pertinent information, including conversion charts and a glossary, as well as full-color photos of finished dishes that provide fresh ideas for plating and presentation
    • Covers all the essentials of menu and recipe development

Modern Batch Cookery is a comprehensive resource for all culinarians and foodservice operators working in (but not limited to) resorts, hotels, college food service, health care, retirement communities, banquet facilities, country clubs, and on-site catering companies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470290484
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/15/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
448
Sales rank:
629,573
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.60(d)

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Meet the Author

Founded in 1946, The Culinary Institute of America is an independent, not-for-profit college offering bachelor's and associate degrees in culinary arts and baking and pastry arts, as well as certificate programs in culinary arts and wine and beverage studies. A network of more than 40,000 alumni has helped the CIA earn its reputation as the world's premier culinary college. The CIA, which also offers courses for industry professionals and food enthusiasts, has campuses in New York (Hyde Park), California (St. Helena), and Texas (San Antonio), as well as an additional location in Singapore.

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Modern Batch Cookery 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
worfurself More than 1 year ago
A book like this should of been written along time ago. As I do a lot of batch cooking the quantities help save on food waste and costs. The recipes are also very good and simple. Scott Carnegie Chef and Cooking Instructor