Flavor Trends, Strategies and Solutions for Menu Development
Picture for LTO Wins: First Watch
Shane Schaibly uses LTOs to lean in on what is truly unique to the First Watch brand
Picture for Flavor on the Edge: Cardamom
Bringing this powerhouse spice forward
Picture for Dipping into Flavor
Trend-forward dips and spreads are menu powerhouses
Picture for Just a Few Bites
A strong showing in snacks and shareables is table stakes today
Picture for Bowl’ed Moves
Creative bowl builds expand options for today’s discerning consumer
Picture for Bowled Over
Sauces, toppings and seasonings are key to signature bowl builds
Picture for A Conversation With Quinn Adkins
A reader's perspective on a few of the topics explored in this issue
Picture for Flavor Reunion: The Flavor Experience 2021
Reconnecting over meaningful conversations and trend-forward tastes
Picture for Signature Flavor: Mad for Macha
Unmi Abkin's Papas Veracruz calls on the nutty, tangy, spicy profile of salsa macha to lend a unique spin to the craveable potato dish
Picture for Next-level Seafood Bowls
Fish and shellfish hook diners with fresh, vibrant bowl builds
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Welcome to the November/December 2021 issue from Cathy Holley
Picture for Quick Thinking
Innovations in quick serve are informed by a tough market yet propelled by eager consumers
Picture for Elevating Flavor
Quickfire tactics to home in on three quick-serve classics
Picture for 10 Flavor Builders: New Takes on Bakes
Navigating a world of possibilities with this classic comfort
Picture for Breakfast Bowls
Creative bowl builds expand options for today’s discerning consumer
Picture for 10 Beverage Builders: Flourishes and Finishes
Beverages make memorable impressions with modern, creative touches
Picture for Flavor Trifecta: Mark Casale
Three ingredients that when combined bring out a revelatory flavor experience
Picture for Bring Next Generation Sustainably Delicious Seafood to Restaurants
Ocean-Raised Sashimi-Grade Fish High in Omega-3s
Picture for 7 Wins With Blueberries
Leverage blueberries' signature qualities for unexpected applications
Picture for Flavor Makeover: Charred and Cheesy
Grilling cheeses offer a heady dose of indulgent comfort