Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Buyer’s Guide to Commercial Grillers

It is quite common for restaurants to use high end home barbeques or grills in a commercial setting. I don’t recommend this simply because they are not designed to handle the amount of use that a restaurant puts appliances through. … Continue reading

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Should I Buy a Used Appliance for my Commercial Kitchen?

If you ask a commercial kitchen owner about buying used appliances, you’ll either hear it is either a good idea or a bad one. The reason for the extreme responses is because not every used piece of commercial kitchen equipment … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Save Money in Your Commercial Kitchen

It doesn’t matter what season it is, commercial kitchen owners are always looking for new ways to help lower overhead costs and increase profits. Some of these ideas, however, come with heavy price tags that aren’t economical for small businesses. … Continue reading

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Who makes the Best Commercial Kitchen Hot Dog Cooker?

It doesn’t matter whether you are at the ball park, the fair, or walking downtown, there is little else that smells and tastes as good as a juicy hot dog. If you want to cook a great dog, you need … Continue reading

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What to Look for when Buying a Braising Pan for your Commercial Kitchen

While they aren’t a staple of every commercial kitchen, a braising pan or tilt skillet is a unique and specialized tool that some chefs use to create excellent fried dishes. They work first by searing or browning the food and … Continue reading

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Safety Tips for Your Commercial Kitchen Equipment

When people talk about kitchen safety they tend to look at health codes as the guidelines rather than common sense. While it is true that our health and safety codes need to be followed, it is also true that if … Continue reading

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Train your Staff to Run a Green Commercial Kitchen

The transition from a commercial kitchen that tosses everything and wastes energy to one that is energy efficient and recycles, isn’t always easy. The bigger the kitchen, the harder it seems to be to get everyone on the same page. … Continue reading

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How to buy the Right Display Cooler for your Business

Display coolers are useful in all types of settings. From a café or pizza shop to the grocery or convenience store these units have become a big part of food service. Today, you can buy a display cooler for almost … Continue reading

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