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 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 Professional Cookery

Author: Harry Louis Cracknell
Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA
ISBN: 1861528736
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Cooking

Practical Professional Cookery is recognised throughout the English-speaking world as the established source of recipes for both students and professionals. Practical Professional Cookery covers the full range of work from the most basic dishes to those requiring advanced techniques. Each recipe is presented in a stepped, easy-to-follow format. This revised third edition has been updated with the inclusion of more international, particularly Australian, food and terminology.

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

Hospitality Supervision and Leadership Level 3

Author: Patricia Paskins
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781471847530
Release Date: 2015-07-31
Genre: Study Aids

Prepare for assessment and master the skills and knowledge you need to succeed as a hospitality and catering supervisor with this support resource Covering all of the latest mandatory and most popular optional units, with a strong focus on preparation for assessment, this will be an essential resource for anyone working towards the Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hospitality Supervision and Leadership, whether in college or in the workplace. It also provides support for those completing the Hospitality Supervision and Leadership apprenticeship. - Provides all of the essential knowledge and skills any supervisor working in the hospitality industry will need: from supporting, motivating and developing staff, to customer service skills, problem solving and controlling resources - Develops understanding of the assessment requirements with clear explanations of all criteria - Helps you to build your portfolio, with guidance on suitable evidence and activities that provide assessment opportunities - Prepares you for professional discussions and questioning with knowledge checks at the end of each unit to test your understanding

Chocolates and Confections Formula Theory and Technique for the Artisan Confectioner 2nd Edition

Author: Peter P. Greweling
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 9781118764879
Release Date: 2012-10-16
Genre: Cooking

Chocolates & Confections, 2e offers a complete and thorough explanation of the ingredients, theories, techniques, and formulas needed to create every kind of chocolate and confection.Ê It is beautifully illustrated with 250 full-color photographs of ingredients, step-by-step techniques, and finished chocolates and confections.Ê From truffles, hard candies, brittles, toffee, caramels, and taffy to butter ganache confections, fondants, fudges, gummies, candied fruit, marshmallows, divinity, nougat, marzipan, gianduja, and rochers, Chocolates & Confections 2e offers the tools and techniques for professional mastery.

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.

The Theory of Hospitality and Catering

Author: David Foskett
Publisher:
ISBN: 1471865231
Release Date: 2016-05-27
Genre:

Offering a complete overview of the hospitality and catering industry for over 50 years, this new edition of the essential reference text has been updated to reflect latest developments and current issues. Covering all aspects of the industry - from commodities and nutrition, to planning, resourcing and running each of the key operational areas - The Theory of Hospitality and Catering is an essential text for anyone training to work in the hospitality industry. It will be valuable to anyone completing courses in Professional Cookery and Hospitality Supervision, as well as foundation degree and first-year undergraduate hospitality management and culinary arts students. - Discusses all of the current issues affecting the industry, including environmental concerns such as traceability, seasonality and sustainability; as well as important financial considerations such as how to maximise profit and reduce food waste. - Considers latest trends and developments, including the use and impact of social media. - Updated to reflect up-to-date legislative requirements, including new allergen legislation. - Helps you to understand how theories are applied in practice with new case studies from hospitality businesses throughout.

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.

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 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.

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.

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

Author: David Foskett
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781510401334
Release Date: 2017-06-26
Genre: Cooking

Master culinary skills and prepare for assessment with the book which professional chefs have relied on for over 50 years to match the qualification and support their training and careers With 460 recipes covering both classic dishes and the latest methods used in real, Michelin-starred kitchens, this book is structured exactly around the units and requirements of the Level 2 Professional Cookery Diploma (VRQ) to make perfecting culinary techniques, meeting the qualification requirements and preparing for assessments easier than ever before. - Break down key techniques with 50 step-by-step photo sequences - Hone your presentation skills with photos of each recipe - Test your understanding with questions at the end of each unit - Prepare for assignments, written tests and synoptic assessments with the new assessment section - Access professional demonstration videos with links throughout the book

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.

Basic Cookery for Foundation Learning

Author: Keyth Richardson
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471808210
Release Date: 2014-07-25
Genre: Study Aids

Learn the basics of the hospitality industry and prepare for progression to further study or employment with this new textbook designed specifically for foundation learners. This is the ideal resource for anyone working towards foundation learning courses in hospitality and catering, including Introduction to the Hospitality Industry at Entry level or Level 1, the Level 1 NVQ in Food Preparation and Cooking or other foundation Vocational Studies programmes that incorporate basic food preparation and cooking skills. It is illustrated with hundreds of photos that bring the hospitality industry to life. - Outlines the basics of working in the hospitality industry with clear, easy-to-understand language and photos to aid visual learners - Works through simple recipes with clear step-by-step sequences - Provides varied activities throughout to help students remember key facts easily - Differentiates with 'Stretch yourself' activities