How to Improve and Maintain Health and Safety in a Bakery

Published 03, Jul 2017

 

 

Bakers have it tough! You work long hours under hot conditions around hazardous products in a busy environment. Have you ever been burned by hot sugar? Felt a twinge in your back when lifting heavy sacks of flour? Or slipped on a wet floor when a coworker spilled the water near an industrial mixer? Due to the risk of potential hazards, it’s important to keep health and safety in mind for your bakery.


Whether you’re an apprentice baker or the head baker, health and safety in a bakery is key to keeping everyone safe and happy in the workplace. How do you maintain health and safety, and where and how can you improve?

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5 Ideas For Spring Starters

Published 19, May 2017

 

 

Make this spring season more exciting by including innovative, fuss-free starters on your menu. Try a twist on seasonal ingredients, and invigorate your customers with light, refreshing food that can be enjoyed at the beginning of a meal or as a refreshment with cocktails, tapas style. 

 

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Epic restaurant food trends for 2017

Published 06, Feb 2017

2016 marked the rise of street food but what epic restaurant food trends await us this year? We've compiled a list of some of the most bizarre, creative and exciting predictions for this year so you can ensure your restaurant meets the needs of your customers.

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Tis the season for Christmas cocktail recipes: 5 festive drinks

Published 21, Dec 2016

It's that time of year again, the Christmas decorations are up, caroling is in full-swing, but more importantly, it's time to release your inner bartender with these 5 Christmas cocktail recipes. 

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4 of the Best Food Spray Guns for Pastry Chefs

Published 01, Sep 2016

Food spray guns are just one of the many different types of tools and equipment pastry chefs are expected to use in the kitchen when baking and decorating food. When you're using some of these tools everyday, it's obvious you want the best in your inventory. That's why we've listed some of the best food spray guns to help you find the best spray gun for your kitchen. 

  

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6 Luxury desserts that are too incredible to eat

Published 17, Aug 2016

Desserts are arguably the best part of any menu. Most people would probably start with a dessert if it was socially acceptable. Sweet tarts, elaborate cakes and luxury desserts have the ability to tempt any sweet bud. Here is a delicious handful of desserts that are just too incredible to eat. 

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10 most delicious food brands on social media right now!

Published 10, Jun 2016

Social media is fantastic for food brands. They don't have to say much, all they have to do is share incredible pictures of their best selling food to catch our attention when we're scrolling through our newsfeed. We've found some of the best and most delicious food brands on social media right now. 

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5 best cocktail recipes for the summer weather

Published 09, Jun 2016

The summer season is perhaps one of the best times of the year to be a bartender. Why? Because this is your time to shine and create incredible cocktails for your customers. In winter, most people just want a mulled wine. But in summer, more people fancy a quiet evening sitting outside with a Long Island Iced Tea or Mojito. Refresh your skills and try our best cocktail recipes for the summer weather.

 

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8 famous pastry chefs from around the world

Published 25, May 2016

Pastry chefs specialise in making pastries, desserts, breads and other baked dishes. These chefs are vital in a restaurant kitchen and we’ve got a growing list of famous pastry chefs from around the world. Thanks to popular TV shows like “The Great British Bake Off”, there is an increasing interest in dessert chefs, the more elaborate the recipes, the better! Having a unique creative flair as a pastry chef can certainly kick start your career and get you noticed. Get inspiration from the professionals. Here is a list of the most famous pastry chefs from around the world:

 

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How Much Do UK Chefs Earn?

Published 09, May 2016

Sometimes,  we can't help but compare what we earn with others. Especially others within the same field. We have done some research and collected the data so that you can see if you're "keeping up with the Jones's" and whether you're getting a fair deal. So, how much do UK chefs earn?

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