Sizzle is a quarterly digital publication dedicated to enhancing culinary students’ learning and bringing
professional knowledge about the food service industry to enthusiasts and future culinarians.

Everything you ever wanted to know about rutabagas

Featured Ingredient R utabaga... ...is a root vegetable that belongs to the cabbage family. Likely the result of a cross between a wild cabbage and a turnip,...

Everything you ever wanted to know about turkey meat

Think you’re a turkey expert? Take the June 2019 Ingredient of the Month quiz for 1 CEH toward ACF Certification at acfchefs.org/CEHquiz.   Turkey meat, commonly referred to...

Everything you ever wanted to know about pulses

Think you’re a pulse expert? Take the February 2019 Ingredient of the Month quiz for 1 CEH toward ACF Certification at acfchefs.org/CEHquiz. Pulses are the...

Are superfoods really all that super?

There’s some disagreement on if superfoods are actually all that super. But chefs around the country are using the trendy fruits, veggies and grains...

News and Notes: Summer 2018 edition

Heads Up The original version of sisig, as described in a 1732 dictionary, was a green papaya salad served with salt, pepper, garlic and vinegar....

Don’t Fear the Certification Evaluator

by Bradley Labarre, CEC   A culinary school degree and years enrolled in the school of hard knocks makes a résumé look attractive. Certification, however, is...

Classical vs. Modern: Bouillabaisse Two Ways

"Bouillabaisse was a dish we served traditionally at the Restaurant Schlossli Woerth in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, where I worked as a Chef de Partie in...

Want to be a culinary instructor? Here’s what you need to know

Before chefs can command their kitchens, someone’s got to show them how it’s done   C hef educators, often called culinary instructors or culinary professors, have a crucial...

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