Practical Cookery for the Level 3 NVQ and VRQ Diploma

Author: David Foskett,Patricia Paskins,Neil Rippington

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471806715

Category: Study Aids

Page: 592

View: 4561

Become an expert chef with this textbook which covers all the advanced preparation, cooking and finishing techniques you need to succeed in the professional kitchen. Part of the bestselling Practical Cookery series and matched to the NVQ and VRQ Diplomas, this new edition has been fully updated to include recipes that incorporate modern culinary trends and up-to-date techniques. It contains all of the underpinning knowledge you need for whichever Level 3 course you are completing. In addition, catering colleges from across the UK have contributed regional recipes which will be of interest to Level 3 and master chefs alike. - Put your knowledge into practice with 400 specially selected, easy-to-follow recipes complete with colourful photographs - Master important skills with dozens of step-by-step sequences which guide you through advanced techniques - Get hints, information and valuable advice on working in a professional kitchen from real chefs - Test yourself with questions at the end of each chapter and refine your reflection technique with special sections on identifying results and conducting independent research - Access industry-standard videos on your smartphone, tablet or computer with QR codes embedded in the text

Practical Cookery Level 3

Author: David Foskett,John Campbell,Patricia Paskins

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1444169742

Category: Cooking

Page: 464

View: 4927

A core student book tailor-made to support learning for the new Level 3 Diploma in Professional Cookery (VRQ). Retaining the pedigree and reliability of Advanced Practical Cookery, combined with engaging features, this new book is written by expert authors to ensure your students are fully prepared and have everything they need to succeed on level 3 courses in food preparation and cookery. As well as being a perfect match for the Level 3 Diploma in Professional Cookery, this book also supports other qualifications, including NVQs in Food Preparation and Cookery, Kitchen and Larder, and Patisserie and Confectionery.

Practical Cookery

NVQS and Apprenticeships

Author: Neil Rippington,Patricia Paskins,Steve Thorpe

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 9781471839573


Page: 648

View: 6118

Trust the classic recipe book and reference for apprentices and work-based learners which the best professional chefs have relied on for over 50 years to match the qualification and prepare them for assessment. Over 600 reliable recipes and 1,000 photographs cover the latest preparation, cooking and finishing techniques as well as the classics every chef should master. Fully updated, this book for Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery or Food Production and Cooking students also covers all of the essential underpinning knowledge for NVQs and the Hospitality and Catering Principles Technical Certificate for apprentices. - See how dishes should look with close-up finished dish shots for every recipe, and follow the clear step-by-step sequences to master techniques - Get guidance on how to meet the evidence requirements, including advice on how to prepare for observations and professional discussions, with the new assessment section - Test your understanding and prepare for professional discussions and knowledge tests with questions at the end of each unit - Access professional demonstration videos with links throughout the book

The Theory of Hospitality and Catering Thirteenth Edition

Author: David Foskett,Patricia Paskins,Andrew Pennington

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471864944

Category: Study Aids

Page: 400

View: 9456

Offering a complete overview of the hospitality and catering industry for over 50 years, this new edition of the essential reference text has been updated to reflect latest developments and current issues. Covering all aspects of the industry - from commodities and nutrition, to planning, resourcing and running each of the key operational areas - The Theory of Hospitality and Catering is an essential text for anyone training to work in the hospitality industry. It will be valuable to anyone completing courses in Professional Cookery and Hospitality Supervision, as well as foundation degree and first-year undergraduate hospitality management and culinary arts students. - Discusses all of the current issues affecting the industry, including environmental concerns such as traceability, seasonality and sustainability; as well as important financial considerations such as how to maximise profit and reduce food waste. - Considers latest trends and developments, including the use and impact of social media. - Updated to reflect up-to-date legislative requirements, including new allergen legislation. - Helps you to understand how theories are applied in practice with new case studies from hospitality businesses throughout.

Practical Cookery, 13th Edition for Level 2 NVQs and Apprenticeships

Author: David Foskett,Neil Rippington,Patricia Paskins

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471839591

Category: Study Aids

Page: 648

View: 4533

Trust the classic recipe book and reference for apprentices and work-based learners which the best professional chefs have relied on for over 50 years to match the qualification and prepare them for assessment. Over 600 reliable recipes and 1,000 photographs cover the latest preparation, cooking and finishing techniques as well as the classics every chef should master. Fully updated, this book for Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery or Food Production and Cooking students also covers all of the essential underpinning knowledge for NVQs and the Hospitality and Catering Principles Technical Certificate for apprentices. - See how dishes should look with close-up finished dish shots for every recipe, and follow the clear step-by-step sequences to master techniques - Get guidance on how to meet the evidence requirements, including advice on how to prepare for observations and professional discussions, with the new assessment section - Test your understanding and prepare for professional discussions and knowledge tests with questions at the end of each unit - Access professional demonstration videos with links throughout the book

Professional Patisserie

For Levels 2, 3 and Professional Chefs

Author: Mick Burke,Chris Barker,Neil Rippington

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781444196443

Category: Confectionery

Page: 432

View: 4100

Invest in the future with this resource which covers all the knowledge needed to master the specific skills required to excel at Levels 2 and 3 and beyond into a career as a pastry chef. Professional Patisserie, written by leading chef lecturers who have been pastry chefs at the Ritz and Claridge's, includes everything needed to help develop industry-standard skills and knowledge, whether you are starting at Level 2, working towards Level 3, or looking to advance existing skills further. - Master essential skills with step-by-step photo sequences and 400 colour photographs that illustrate hundreds of different skills, products and processes, from petit fours to chocolate and decorative pieces - Navigate your way through each chapter easily with helpful grids identifying the recipes suitable for Level 2, Level 3 or the more advanced practitioner - Learn from past mistakes with 'What went wrong?' sections that give clear analysis supported by photographs

Practical Cookery for the Level 2 Professional Cookery Diploma, 3rd edition

Author: David Foskett,Neil Rippington,Patricia Paskins,Steve Thorpe

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1471839621

Category: Study Aids

Page: 624

View: 7372

Master culinary skills and prepare for assessment with the book which professional chefs have relied on for over 50 years to match the qualification and support their training and careers. With 460 recipes covering both classic dishes and the latest methods used in real, Michelin-starred kitchens, this book is structured exactly around the units and requirements of the Level 2 Professional Cookery Diploma (VRQ) to make perfecting culinary techniques, meeting the qualification requirements and preparing for assessments easier than ever before. - Break down key techniques with 50 step-by-step photo sequences - Hone your presentation skills with photos of each recipe - Test your understanding with questions at the end of each unit - Prepare for assignments, written tests and synoptic assessments with the new assessment section - Access professional demonstration videos with links throughout the book

Hospitality Supervision and Leadership Level 3

Author: Patricia Paskins,Gary Farrelly,Ketharanathan Vasanthan

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471847535

Category: Study Aids

Page: 400

View: 3416

Prepare for assessment and master the skills and knowledge you need to succeed as a hospitality and catering supervisor with this support resource Covering all of the latest mandatory and most popular optional units, with a strong focus on preparation for assessment, this will be an essential resource for anyone working towards the Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hospitality Supervision and Leadership, whether in college or in the workplace. It also provides support for those completing the Hospitality Supervision and Leadership apprenticeship. - Provides all of the essential knowledge and skills any supervisor working in the hospitality industry will need: from supporting, motivating and developing staff, to customer service skills, problem solving and controlling resources - Develops understanding of the assessment requirements with clear explanations of all criteria - Helps you to build your portfolio, with guidance on suitable evidence and activities that provide assessment opportunities - Prepares you for professional discussions and questioning with knowledge checks at the end of each unit to test your understanding

Chocolates and Confections: Formula, Theory, and Technique for the Artisan Confectioner, 2nd Edition

Second Edition

Author: Peter P. Greweling,The Culinary Institute of America (CIA)

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1118764870

Category: Cooking

Page: 544

View: 6170

Chocolates & Confections, 2e offers a complete and thorough explanation of the ingredients, theories, techniques, and formulas needed to create every kind of chocolate and confection.Ê It is beautifully illustrated with 250 full-color photographs of ingredients, step-by-step techniques, and finished chocolates and confections.Ê From truffles, hard candies, brittles, toffee, caramels, and taffy to butter ganache confections, fondants, fudges, gummies, candied fruit, marshmallows, divinity, nougat, marzipan, gianduja, and rochers, Chocolates & Confections 2e offers the tools and techniques for professional mastery.

Practical Cookery, 12th Edition

For NVQ and Apprenticeships

Author: David Foskett,John Campbell,Patricia Paskins,Neil Rippington

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444189468

Category: Cooking

Page: 674

View: 9662

Practical Cookery has been training chefs for 50 years. It is the only book you need to support you through your training, and will serve as a recipe book and reference source throughout your career. With over 600 recipes in the book, and more online, the range is unsurpassed. Many recipes have been developed and updated, using modern techniques and methods tested in real working kitchens. Others are traditional, reliable favourites that have grown up with Practical Cookery. Now with video links: Use the QR code or web link to view some of the recipes on your smartphone, laptop or tablet. Teaching the best in the business for 50 years - don't train to be a chef without it.

The Art of the Restaurateur

Author: Nicholas Lander

Publisher: Phaidon Press

ISBN: 9780714864693

Category: Cooking

Page: 352

View: 2149

Presents profiles of some of the world's most successful restauranteurs.

S/NVQ Level 2 Professional Cookery

Author: Holly Bamunuge

Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd

ISBN: 9780435449254

Category: Cooking

Page: 456

View: 6291

Endorsed by City and Guilds, this book provides coverage of the 2005 Standards for NVQ Level 2 Professional Cookery. It combines aspects of a step-by-step recipe book with those of a qualification-based textbook.

Advanced Practical Cookery

A Textbook for Education & Industry

Author: John Campbell,David Foskett,Victor Ceserani

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780340912355

Category: Cooking

Page: 458

View: 9471

em>Advanced Practical Cookery, 4th edition, has been fully revised and updated to match the latest specifications at levels 3 and Foundation degrees . Now in paperback and with specially commissioned full colour photographs throughout, this essential resource for the highest training levels includes over 600 international recipes, all specifically tailored for the skilled craft student and chef. Examining new advanced units introduced by City & Guilds in detail, this new edition is also written and designed with the student reader in mind, and now includes nutrition and healthy eating advice, tips and essential kitchen advice. The contributions of executive chef and new co-author John Campbell also bring a unique industry focus to the content, ensuring the text is targeted specifically at the needs of trainee chefs and professionals alike. Contemporary, accessible and above all practical, Advanced Practical Cookery, 4th edition, is the ideal ingredient for advanced food preparation and cooking techniques.

Practical Cookery for the Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Professional Cookery

Author: Neil Rippington,Steve Thorpe,Patricia Paskins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781510401853


Page: 656

View: 9684

Tailored to the new Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Professional Cookery qualification and covering every aspect of study and assessment, this textbook will ensure your students develop a sound understanding of the core content and skills demanded by the new specification. - Prepares students for both the synoptic assignment and external written exam with model answers to practice questions and highly illustrated step-by-step breakdowns of key techniques - Includes classic dishes as well as the latest methods used in real Michelin-starred kitchens - Fully up-to-date information on health and safety practice and nutritional data - Includes professional tips on preparation and presentation - Includes creative ways to vary dishes, including cheaper alternatives to more expensive ingredients

Practical Cookery for the Level 1 Diploma

Author: David Foskett,Patricia Paskins,Steve Thorpe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781444187496

Category: Cooking

Page: 286

View: 1396

An easy-to-read introduction to professional cookery, ideal for learners who are passionate about cooking and want to develop their skills. Completely re-written to match the Level 1 VRQ Diploma, Practical Cookery Level 1 is now process led and appeals to learners who are reluctant to engage with other textbooks. - Builds the skills required for each method of cookery and tests learners with 124 carefully selected recipes - Raises confidence with engaging activities and rigorous assessment, including practice synoptic tests - Easy to navigate and enjoyable to use, with an accessible design and highly illustrated approach ensuring learners aren't undermined by literacy issues - Helps learners master skills and techniques with 40 step-by-step photo sequences and 500 professionally shot photos including 'finished dish' shots of every recipe This resource is supported by Booker Group PLC, the UK's leading food and drink wholesaler. Visit for more information.

The New Zealand Chef

Author: Lesley Christensen-Yule,Lindsay Neill

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780947496456

Category: Cooking

Page: 729

View: 8342

This 4th edition of The New Zealand Chef continues its focus on providing trainee chefs and their teachers with recipes and cookery methods based on the use of locally available produce. The New Zealand Chef provides in-depth information on classical techniques and contemporary styles to all levels of chef training. This book is an invaluable guide for trainee chefs, chef tutors and lecturers as well as enthusiastic cooks wanting to improve their skills. Recent graduates from throughout New Zealand have contributed innovative feature recipes to this edition, and their inclusion adds to the strongly contemporary, local flavour and appeal of this book. This text offers: Easy use offering step-by-step methods; Extensive cross-referencing linking related information, techniques and recipes; Both Maori and French terms used where relevant; Standard New Zealand names and descriptions for all foods; All recipes use readily available local and imported produce; Food safety and nutrition information is specifically linked to chapter topics; An extensive glossary; A further reading section; Comprehensive lists of NZQA and City and Guilds Unit Standards; Index included for ease of reference. An interactive Study Guide to accompany this textbook is in preparation and will be available for download from the website.

Professional Chef

Level 1 Diploma

Author: Neil Rippington

Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA

ISBN: 9781844805303

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 209

View: 1674

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.

Advanced Professional Chef Level 3

Second Edition

Author: Gary Hunter,Terry Tinton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781408064214

Category: Food service

Page: 544

View: 1074

Advanced Professional Chef Level 3 Diploma, 2e is for chefs who want to reach the top. Written to provide complete coverage of both NVQ and VRQ Level 3 qualifications, this fully revised new edition will help learners perfect the superior skills needed to excel in todaya s challenging kitchens. Advanced Professional Chef is packed full of recipes covering a comprehensive selection of exciting and challenging dishes, inspired by modern, classical and international techniques. With a focus on developing professional culinary knowledge, the book provides step-by-step guidance on how to carry out specialist butchery, larder and fishmonger techniques alongside clear explanations of all the underpinning theory for assessments.

The Restaurant Manager's Handbook

How to Set Up, Operate, and Manage a Financially Successful Food Service Operation

Author: Douglas Robert Brown

Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company

ISBN: 0910627975

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1052

View: 9141

The multiple award-winning Restaurant Manager's Handbook is the best-selling book on running a successful food service. Now in the fourth completely revised edition, nine new chapters detail restaurant layout, new equipment, principles for creating a safer work environment, and new effective techniques to interview, hire, train, and manage employees. We provide a new chapter on tips and IRS regulations as well as guidance for improved management, new methods to increase your bottom line by expanding the restaurant to include on- and off-premise catering operations. We ve added new chapters offering food nutrition guidelines and proper employee training. The Fourth Edition of the Restaurant Manager s Handbook is an invaluable asset to any existing restaurant owner or manager as well as anyone considering a career in restaurant management or ownership. All existing chapters have new and updated information. This includes extensive material on how to prepare a restaurant for a potential sale. There is even an expanded section on franchising. You will find many additional tips to help restaurant owners and managers learn to handle labor and operational expenses, rework menus, earn more from better bar management, and introduce up-scale wines and specialties for profit. You will discover an expanded section on restaurant marketing and promotion plus revised accounting and budgeting tips. This new edition includes photos and information from leading food service manufacturers to enhance the text. This new, comprehensive 800-page book will show you step-by-step how to set up, operate, and manage a financially successful food service operation. The author has taken the risk out of running a restaurant business. Operators in the non-commercial segment as well as caterers and really anyone in the food service industry will rely on this book in everyday operations. Its 28 chapters cover the entire process of a restaurant start-up and ongoing management in an easy-to-understand way, pointing out methods to increase your chances of success and showing how to avoid the many mistakes arising from being uninformed and inexperienced that can doom a restaurateur s start-up. The new companion CD-ROM contains all the forms demonstrated in the book for easy use in a PDF format. While providing detailed instruction and examples, the author leads you through finding a location that will bring success, learning how to draw up a winning business plan, how to buy and sell a restaurant, how to franchise, and how to set up basic cost-control systems. You will have at your fingertips profitable menu planning, sample restaurant floor plans and diagrams, successful kitchen management, equipment layout and planning, food safety, Hazardous and Critical Control Point (HACCP) information, and successful beverage management. Learn how to set up computer systems to save time and money and get brand new IRS tip-reporting requirements, accounting and bookkeeping procedures, auditing, successful budgeting and profit planning development. You will be able to generate high profile public relations and publicity, initiate low cost internal marketing ideas, and low- and no-cost ways to satisfy customers and build sales. You will learn how to keep bringing customers back, how to hire and keep a qualified professional staff, manage and train employees as well as accessing thousands of great tips and useful guidelines. This Restaurant Manager s Handbook covers everything that many consultants charge thousands of dollars to provide. The extensive resource guide details more than 7,000 suppliers to the industry virtually a separate book on its own. This reference book is essential for professionals in the hospitality field as well as newcomers who may be looking for answers to cost-containment and training issues.

The Success Principles for Teens

How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be

Author: Jack Canfield,Kent Healy

Publisher: Health Communications, Inc.

ISBN: 0757397956

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 6492

WITH COURAGE AND HEART, YOU CAN BE SUCCESSFUL! Everyone wants to be successful—and surely you are no exception. After the massive success of Jack Canfield's The Success Principles, thousands of requests came rushing in to develop the most important success strategies for today's teenagers. Your calls have been answered. Jack Canfield, cocreator of the famed Chicken Soup for the Soul series, has teamed up with successful author and young entrepreneur Kent Healy to design a fun and engaging book that offers the timeless information and inspiration to help you get to where you want to be. The Success Principles for Teens is your road map whether your goal is to become a better student or athlete, start a business, make millions of dollars, or simply find guidance and direction. The principles in this book always work, if you work the principles. This is not merely a collection of 'good ideas.' This book includes 23 of the most important success strategies used by thousands of exceptional young people throughout history. With the right tools, anyone can be successful. This book will give you the courage and the heart to get started and get ahead.