Tag Archives: Ethnic

Globally Inspired Takeout

Today’s savvy diners want authenticity, bold flavor, portability, and convenience. Globally inspired street food delivers on all of these aspects, and when offered to go, it can be incredibly profitable for your operation. There are endless possibilities when it comes to the flavor profiles and cultures from which inspiration can be drawn for your to-go program.

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Essential Elements of Mediterranean Cuisine

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The current consumer love affair with Mediterranean cuisine provides an opportunity to cast vegetables and grains in a refreshing new light on your menu. Some 28% of Gen Xers (ages 41-52) say they love Greek/Mediterranean food, ranking the highest of all demographics according to a report by Datassential. For more than half of a century, scientists have intensely studied the ...

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Fare with Flair: Hispanic-Inspired Seafood Dishes

According to the National Restaurant Association’s What’s Hot report, ethnic food and global cuisine is one of the top trends of 2017. Under global flavor trends, Latin American flavors weighed in at No. 5. Adventurous, younger diners are driving this interest and customers are more worldly and sophisticated in general. Street food, especially Mexican-inspired, is also attractive to diners looking ...

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Trends: Go Bold or Go Home + Tap Into This


Go Bold or Go Home With more diners using food as a way to explore new cultures, ethnic flavors continue to influence many dishes. For some home cooks, such cuisines can be challenging to tackle at home so consumers are seeking out restaurants that offer globally inspired dishes with flair. • North African flavors are stepping into the spotlight. Incorporate ...

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