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Food Order Tips of the Trade

Food Order Can Cost You Money There are several different things to remember when it comes to ordering food for your restaurant.  The truck/food order is always going to be…

Using A Waste Log to Your Advantage

Using A Waste Log to Your Advantage

Food cost is one of the most important topics in a restaurant. Unfortunately there are so many contributing factors involved in keeping your food cost under control it’s hard to…

Knife Service Pros and Cons

Knife Service Pros and Cons

SHOULD YOU USE A KNIFE SERVICE Sometimes, when trying to decide the pros and cons of a certain situation, the decision can be hard to make.  Team 101 has been…

Protein Temperature Chart

Protein Temperature Chart

Cooking proteins to an internal minimum temperature is absolutely essential in fighting foodborne illnesses. The Protein Temperature Chart teaches you those internal minimum temperatures that must be reached when cooking…

Steak Cooking Chart

Steak Cooking Chart

It has been our experience through the years that one of the hardest lessons to teach is meat cooking temperatures.  Yet, this is a most critical aspect of customer satisfaction.…

Rotate Your Money to the Bank (FIFO)

Rotate Your Money to the Bank (FIFO)

In this article we will teach you the proper ways to rotate your inventory. In doing so, we will also show you how to save money. The first thing you…

6 Tips For Proper Storage

6 Tips For Proper Storage

Whether you’re in your cooler or in dry storage areas it’s important to remember a few key points when it comes to storage in your restaurant. 1. Always keep your…

No More Guessing Games

No More Guessing Games

Food Rotation A big problem that many restaurants have is clutter and disorganization when it comes to their open food items.  It's simply a guessing game as to what food…

Back of House (BOH)

Back of House (BOH)

The Back of House (BOH) is the heart of your operation!  Many would disagree, but I have found that when the BOH operates efficiently, the rest of your business runs…