The paper vs plastic debate has been in the public consciousness for a long time. Environmentally-inclined lawmakers have favored the use of paper bags because of their seemingly low impact on the environment and have worked towards enacting laws to encourage their use. Boutiques and clothing stores use paper bags as a statement and the branding on these bags serves as free advertising. Plastic bags, however, have their own niche, such as storing food long-term by freezing them. These are also the optimal choice for disposing of expired food products and other kitchen undesirables. Neither can replace the utility of the other and it depends on the customer to make a conscious effort to make sure that these bags end up in the correct recycling facilities.
Cheese is a delicious component of many meals, but it can be tricky to know how to save cheese properly. The type of cheese you buy will determine how and where you should store it.
Baking is both an art and a science. And just like every ingredient has a purpose in your recipe, so does every type of pan you use. Find out more about the major types of bakeware out there, their potential uses, and disposable baking pans.
As a restaurant owner or chef, understanding how your walk-in cooler condensing unit functions is vital to ensuring that your equipment works correctly. But if you don’t know what each part of your walk-in refrigeration unit does, how do you know if something isn’t working correctly?