Championing the chefs of tomorrow with S.Pellegrino

After a very difficult two years for the Canadian culinary industry, it’s important to shine a light on the country’s talented and hardworking chefs. The S.Pellegrino Young Chef Academy Competition does just that, giving centre stage to the culinarians of the future.    Now in its fifth year, the competition offers young chefs an inspiring […]

Bar Connect: Safer dining at full capacity

With the foodservice industry finally returning to full capacity in many provinces and other pandemic health measures such as mask mandates and proof of vaccination being dropped in many jurisdictions, restaurant operators, staff, and diners need to know they are in the safest environment possible. In a world in which the standards of health, safety, […]

Finding Canada’s next rising star with the S.Pellegrino Young Chef Regional Competition

After all the Canadian foodservice industry has gone through over the last two years, there has never been a better time to celebrate the country’s young chefs. The closures, restrictions, and other ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic have taken a damaging toll upon Canada’s culinary community and challenged the livelihoods of chefs nationwide. The pandemic […]

Bar Connect: Efficiency is the name of the game

The new world of foodservice needs a new solution. It’s clear that automation and increased efficiency have become more important than ever for restaurateurs over the last two years of the pandemic. In this context, tools like Bar Connect can be lifesavers for restaurants. Bar Connect offers an extensive range of efficiency benefits for foodservice […]

The perfect solution for the post-pandemic kitchen

An evolving world of foodservice requires an evolving kitchen. For many chefs, cooks, and restaurateurs, conventional appliances and equipment no longer cut the mustard. In an industry constantly facing new challenges, time and money are resources nobody can afford to waste. The wide range of commercial foodservice facilities may have different customers and different menus, […]

How 5 Canadian restaurateurs honour their roots while giving back

Getting a restaurant up and running can be challenging, especially when you’re far from home. Learn how these five Canadian restaurateurs found success by honouring their roots and giving back. Ask any restaurateur what keeps them going, and chances are, you’ll hear a few stories about where they come from.  Especially for restaurant owners who […]

The must-have mac & cheese for your menu

Chef Roy’s Green Curry Mac & Cheese This vegetarian recipe was created for Club House for Chefs by Roy Oh, Chef-Owner of Anju Restaurant in Calgary. Ingredients (serves 4) 200 grams chickpeas 1 garlic clove, minced 1 Tbsp cilantro, chopped 1 Tbsp Thai basil, chopped 1 Tsp olive oil 400 grams elbow macaroni 5 Tbsp […]

2021 Canadian restaurant online ordering trends

After a challenging couple of years, restaurateurs have learned how to adapt to keep their doors open and their businesses thriving. The rise of off-premise dining and third-party delivery point to online ordering as a key component of engaging today’s customers with the convenient, fulfilling experiences they crave.  A new report by DoorDash, 2021 Restaurant […]

Bar Connect: Automating restaurant operations for the new world

Restaurant and bar operators are faced with an increasing need to streamline their operations better than ever before. At a time when the margins have become thinner and the pressure has become more intense, let Bar Connect take some of the load. Bar Connect is a tool that helps operators create a safer space, reduce […]