"The bible for all chefs." —Paul Bocuse Named one of the five favorite culinary books of this decade by Food Arts magazine, The Professional Chef is the classic kitchen reference that many of America's top chefs have used to understand basic skills and standards for quality as well as develop a sense of how cooking works. Now, the ninth edition features an all-new, user-friendly design that guides readers through each cooking technique, starting with a basic formula, outlining the method at-a-glance, offering expert tips, covering each method with beautiful step-by-step photography, and finishing with recipes that use the basic techniques. The new edition also offers a global perspective and includes essential information on nutrition, food and kitchen safety, equipment, and product identification. Basic recipe formulas illustrate fundamental techniques and guide chefs clearly through every step, from mise en place to finished dishes. Includes an entirely new chapter on plated desserts and new coverage of topics that range from sous vide cooking to barbecuing to seasonality Highlights quick reference pages for each major cooking technique or preparation, guiding you with at-a-glance information answering basic questions and giving new insights with expert tips Features nearly 900 recipes and more than 800 gorgeous full-color photographs Covering the full range of modern techniques and classic and contemporary recipes, The Professional Chef, Ninth Edition is the essential reference for every serious cook.
Working environment - Teamwork - Food safety - Cold starters - Stocks and sauces - Soups - Rice - Pasta - Eggs - Fish and shellfish - Poultry - Game - Meat - Offal - Vegetables - Pulses - Vegetable protein - Grains - Breads and doughs Pastes, tarts and pies - Desserts - Cakes, biscuits and sponges - Healthy foods - Cook chill and freezing food - Kitchen documentation.
Professional Chef Level 2 Diploma, 2nd edition is THE guide for learners looking to take their professional cookery skills to the next level! With clear mapping to both the NVQ and VRQ syllabus, this is the most relevant and up-to-date level 2 Professional Cookery book on the market. New and updated recipes now include professional photographs of the finished dish to help you develop your presentation skills on the road to becoming a Professional Chef. This comprehensive, easy-to use textbook combines theory and practice and provides a thorough introduction to all the skills and techniques required to work in a professional kitchen! For the complete blended learning solution this book can be used alongside Professional Chef Online which is designed to support students and tutors and make theory interactive and engaging. This solution offers a host of resources including quizzes, online games, a searchable eBook, bonus recipes, an interactive food map of the British Isles, and over 140 video master chef classes!
Take your first steps towards a career as a top chef with Professional Chef Level 1. Written in a clear, easy-to-follow style and packed with illustrations throughout, Professional Chef Level 1 will help you gain the confidence and the culinary skills you need to gain your qualification, succeed in the workplace or continue on to a level 2 qualification.
This textbook is for chefs who want to reach the top. Written to provide complete coverage of the S/NVQ level 3 it includes detailed advice on how to develop the superior skills you need to excel in the kitchen.
The new edition of this superb reference contains additional information on such management issues as cost control, waste control, inventory, and pricing strategies, and covers such new topics as environmental impact and professional behavior. New chapters feature vegetarian recipes, international cuisine, and sandwiches. 1,400 color photos.
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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.
A book with full-color photos and 450 recipes provides a professional resource to the art of garde manger, which includes a broad base of culinary skills, from basic cold food preparations to roasting, poaching, simmering and sautéing meats, fish, poultry, vegetables and legumes.