Practical Cookery for the Level 3 NVQ and VRQ Diploma

Author: David Foskett
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781471806711
Release Date: 2014-08-29
Genre: Study Aids

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

Author: John Campbell
Publisher: Hodder Education Publishers
ISBN: 1444170082
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Cooking

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. CONTENTS: 1. Methods of cooking 2. Stocks, soups and sauces 3. Cold preparation 4. Eggs 5. Pasta, gnocchi and rice 6. Fish and shellfish 7. Meat and offal 8. Poultry and game 9. Vegetables, pulses and grains 10.Potatoes 11. Pastry 12. Healthy eating 13. Maintain, handle and clean knives 14. Maintain a safe, hygenic and secure working environment 15. Maintain food safety 16. Work as part of a team This resource is supported by Booker Group PLC, the UK's leading food and drink wholesaler. Visit www.booker.co.uk for more information.

Practical Cookery 13th Edition for Level 2 NVQs and Apprenticeships

Author: David Foskett
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781471839597
Release Date: 2015-08-21
Genre: Study Aids

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

Practical Cookery

Author: John Campbell
Publisher:
ISBN: 034094837X
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Business & Economics

Previous ed.: published as by David Foskett, Victor Ceserani, Ronald Kinton. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2004.

Professional Patisserie

Author: Mick Burke
Publisher:
ISBN: 1444196448
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Confectionery

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 1 Diploma

Author: David Foskett
Publisher:
ISBN: 144418749X
Release Date: 2013-04-01
Genre: Cooking

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 www.booker.co.uk for more information.

Practical Cookery for the Level 2 Technical Certificate in Professional Cookery

Author: David Foskett
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781510401303
Release Date: 2017-07-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Completely matched to the new Level 2 VRQ Diploma, and endorsed by City and Guilds, Practical Cookery Level 2 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

Advanced Professional Chef Level 3

Author: Gary Hunter
Publisher:
ISBN: 1408064219
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Food service

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.

Practical Cookery

Author: Neil Rippington
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1471839575
Release Date: 2015-05-29
Genre:

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

Practical Cookery Level 3

Author: David Foskett
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444169744
Release Date: 2012-03-30
Genre: Cooking

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.

Food and Beverage Service for Levels 1 and 2

Author: John Cousins
Publisher:
ISBN: 1471807924
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Ensure you have all the essential skills and support you'll need to succeed for the latest Level 1 Certificate and Level 2 Diploma in Professional Food and Beverage Service. Specifically designed with Level 1 and Level 2 learners in mind, this resource explains all key concepts clearly, and the topics are mapped carefully to both the NVQ and VRQ in Professional Food and Beverage Service at Levels 1 and 2 so you can find what you need easily. - Follow the structure of the units in each qualification with chapter headings and subheadings matched to the qualifications. - Master important service skills with photographic step-by-step sequences. - Grasp important definitions with key terms boxes and a glossary. - Test your understanding with activities at the end of every chapter which will help you prepare for assessment

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

Author: Neil Rippington
Publisher:
ISBN: 1510401857
Release Date: 2017-05-26
Genre:

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

The Theory of Catering

Author: Ronald Kinton
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 0340725125
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Caterers and catering

This core text for hospitality and catering students has been restructured and updated to provide a guide to product knowledge, menu planning, nutrition and hygiene, and supervisory and management skills. It is suitable for NVQ, GNVQ, diploma and degree courses.

Practical Cookery 12th Edition

Author: David Foskett
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444189469
Release Date: 2013-05-17
Genre: Cooking

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.