Resources: Recipes & Culinary Tips
This area is your reference to information on the Web addressing a variety of topics for certified dietary managers — from foodservice management to human resources to medical nutrition therapy. Many of these resources are Web pages. A few are in pdf (Adobe Acrobat) format. If you do not have Acrobat, you can download it free from: www.adobe.com/prodindex/acrobat/readstep.html
Do you have a favorite website relevant to foodservice management? To suggest websites to add to this directory, please contact the ANFP webmaster.
Also visit the Recipe Box — available through ANFP Member Login.
Better Homes & Gardens •
Over 10,000 recipes. Click on "Recipe Center".
Canadian Military Recipes •
Each recipe in amounts for both 50 servings and 250 servings.
Del Monte Foodservice Recipe Search •
Recipes featuring Contadina products.
Searchable by keyword or menu category.
Epicurious Cooking for Health Collection •
Nutritious recipes that sacrifice fat, not flavor — featuring a new food each month. Browse the archive to find more choices.
Epicurious Tips from Great Cooks •
Take your pick — from how to cut fat and calories to great presentation and garnish ideas to how to microwave food well.
Fiber Seekers •
From General Mills, this site features tips for adding fiber to the diet, a fiber counter, and recipes using Fiber One.
50+ Friends Club Cookbook •
Recipes arranged by category, and flagged as appropriate for Diabetic, Heart Smart, Low Carbohydrate, Low Fat, Low Sodium, and Quick Meal.
Fish FAQ • www.wh.whoi.edu/homepage/faq.html
Recipes • www.foodnetwork.com/food/re_collections/0,1977,FOOD_11656,00.html
searchable database includes 25,000 recipes, plus menu ideas; a variety of cuisines
Cooking • www.foodnetwork.com/food/cooking
includes encyclopedia of terms and ingredient substitutions index
Video Demos • www.foodnetwork.com/food/ck_demos/
Watch a video demonstration online — how to carve a turkey, bone a chicken, or peel tomatoes; how to use a knife; how to sharpen a knife. Requires a plug-in such as Quick-Time or Real Player.
Food Reference •
A collection of recipes, plus food history, stories, humor, crossword puzzles, quotations, and trivia.
Food Resource •
This site, maintained by Oregon State University, abounds with food-related reference. Check it for recipes and all kinds of information about food, from safety to phytochemicals.
Global Gourmet - Destinations • www.globalgourmet.com/destinations/
Tips, recipes, and ideas for menu events inspired by the cultures of Mexico, China, India, South Africa, Italy, Brazil, and many other countries.
Growlies for Groups •
Large quantity recipes.
Indian Harvest Foodservice •
Recipes using grain, rice, pasta, beans & lentils.
Anyone can join this site, post favorite recipes, and access all recipes posted by other members.
Riceland Foodservice •
Recipes using rice.
Tone's Club •
Searchable by keyword, product used, or menu category.
Top Secret Recipes •
An online sleuth comes up with unofficial clones of famous recipes — from Hard Rock Cafe coleslaw to thin mint Girl Scout cookies! Very fun, and an interesting site to browse.