The Book of Yields

Author: Francis T. Lynch
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0471745901
Format: PDF, ePub
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For years, The Book of Yields has been and indispensable tool for professional chefs, culinary educators, and culinary students, helping them accurately calculate recipe costs and easily make purchases based on recipe requirements. The Book of Yields Seventh Edition CD-ROM contains pricing, yield, and equivalency for the more than 1,500 ingredients included in the book, plus it allows users to efficiently and easily: Look up yield data for foods. Find purchase requirements for a serving. Create new recipes. Add new ingredients. Calculate ingredient or recipe costs. Look up cost data for foods. Create shopping lists. This culinary software can be used on its own or to complement The Book of Yields Seventh Edition. The Book of Yields CD-ROM can also be used as part of a food and beverage cost control, purchasing, or menu design class.

The Book of Yields Accuracy in Food Costing and Purchasing 8th Edition

Author: Francis T. Lynch
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 111813771X
Format: PDF
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The only product with yield information for more than 1,000 raw food ingredients, The Book of Yields, Eighth Edition is the chef's best resource for planning, costing, and preparing food more quickly and accurately. Now revised and updated in a new edition, this reference features expanded coverage while continuing the unmatched compilation of measurements, including weight-to-volume equivalents, trim yields, and cooking yields. The Book of Yields, Eighth Edition is a must-have culinary resource.

Food and Beverage Cost Control

Author: Lea R. Dopson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470251387
Format: PDF, ePub
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Foodservice managers need a firm understanding and mastery of the principles of cost control in order to run a successful operation. With Food and Beverage Cost Control, Fifth Edition, Dopson and Hayes have created a comprehensive resource for both students and managers. Written in a user-friendly style, this text provides the necessary foundation in accounting, marketing, and legal issues, as well as foodservice, production, and sanitation. It also offers practical pedagogical tools, including chapter overviews, outlines, highlights, feature boxes, problems, Web links, technology tools, and key terms and concepts.

Culinary Math

Author: Linda Blocker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470068213
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A math resource for foodservice professionals covers such topics as calculating yield percent, determining portion costs, changing recipe yields, and converting between metric and U.S. measures.

Modern Food Service Purchasing Business Essentials to Procurement

Author: Robert B Garlough
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133168361
Format: PDF, Mobi
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MODERN FOOD SERVICE PURCHASING is designed specifically to provide culinary arts professionals with current, in-depth coverage of the essential concepts of purchasing, storeroom operations, and financial stewardship. This comprehensive resource brings together under one cover the four fundamentals of contemporary food service purchasing: Market and distribution systems. Storeroom operations. Cost controls. Product information. Delivering a chef-focused overview of financial management and the formulas used to control a successful business, Modern Food Service Purchasing explains in detail how to set up a successful storeroom operation while providing chefs and buyers with a comprehensive reference that will deliver value for years to come. Extensive color photography, useful charts and forms, and a comprehensive glossary of key terms round out the coverage. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Modern Batch Cookery

Author: Victor Gielisse
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 047029048X
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Focusing on healthy cooking and smart menu planning, this guide to volume cooking for restaurants, caterers and other large foodservice operations provides recipes that yield 50 servings including Gorgonzola and Pear Sandwiches, Chesapeake-Style Crab Cakes and Tequila-Roasted Oysters.

Purchasing for Chefs

Author: Andrew H. Feinstein
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470292164
Format: PDF
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"Now in the new Second Edition, Purchasing for Chefs is a comprehensive yet concise treatment of the purchasing principles that teaches students and chefs the basic principles of how to purchase goods and services in order to run their businesses effectively. It contains sections on "Purchasing Technology" that explains purchasing lingo beyond the scope of the book as well as illustrating different tools used in purchasing. This book is written in a unique conversational style that makes purchasing an accessible subject"--Provided by publisher.

A Cook s Book

Author: Michael Lockard
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781470000554
Format: PDF, Mobi
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In an economic time where cost control is more of a focus then ever. This book serves as an easy-to-understand, basic food cost control blueprint that can be implemented immediately. This is about getting results and fixing your food cost fast! This step-by-step guide to controlling your food cost teaches: How to think globally to make decisions to impact your food cost. How to analyze the life cycle of the food that fuels your business, from the time food items are conceptualized in the form of recipes to the time they are served to your guests. How to strategically approach each stage of this life cycle to positively impact your bottom line. How to use simple excel sheets as tools to help organize and manage the control process. Visit: www.acooksbookfoodcost.com, for more about the book. www.chefmichaellockard.com, for more about the author. www.foodcostacademy.com, for more access and information about controlling food cost."

About Wine

Author: J. Patrick Henderson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133418805
Format: PDF
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ABOUT WINE, 2E is a unique resource designed for your students who require practical information on how to manage wine and wine sales for restaurants and the hospitality business. Unlike other books on this subject, ABOUT WINE, 2E first gives your students background information on the origins of wine and how it is produced, and then builds upon this knowledge with information on the wine producing regions of the United States and the World. The numerous variations of wine produced in Europe, North America, and the Southern Hemisphere are presented for your students. Special features include detailed color diagrams and photographs, and useful appendices designed for use as a quick reference or a starting place for more research on topics of interest. This book now includes a new chapter on pairing food and wine and a new chapter on the business of wine and the role of producers, distributors and retailers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.