culinary school map Culinary SchoolsFind top culinary schools around the country by city & state. Learn about programs offered, financial aid and how to apply.


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Culinary Career PathHow to choose a culinary school? Becoming a pastry chef. Culinary school may not be for everyone. Too old for culinary school? These are just a few of the articles you’ll find posted under Culinary Career Path.

financial aid

Scholarships & GrantsThere are plenty of scholarship and grants available to those seeking an culinary and hospitality education. Here you will find references on where to start looking for these financial aid programs and how to apply for them.

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Baking & Pastry Schools

A listing of popular baking & pastry programs around the country. If your goal is to get an education in the food industry for baking and/or pastry, start by checking out some of these schools and see if they work for you.


management schools Management SchoolsWhether you are looking for restaurant management, culinary management or hotel management, check out these schools in a city or state near you. If you find something you like, learn more about it by clicking on the More Information button.

 online culinary schools Online SchoolsIf you are thinking of obtaining your culinary management education online, I’ve listed a few schools you may be interested in learning more about.

 culinary cookbooks Industry Books To ReadIf you are looking for a recipe for success in the culinary and hospitality industry, I urge you to read as much as you can about the industry. These books written by professional chefs and writers will give you good insite into the culinary business and help you decide if this is the right vocation for you.

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Kids Can CookI firmly believe that cooking with your kids helps to establish in them a love of cooking that will last the rest of their lives. My girls have been helping me in the kitchen since they were little. This section covers not only how and what to cook with your kids but also provides a listing of cooking programs for kids and information about  the academic benefits of cooking and following recipes.

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Ice Cream Sundays

Strawberry Chocolate with Almonds Gelato Recipe

Strawberry Chocolate with Almonds Gelato Recipe

Strawberry Chocolate with Almonds Gelato Recipe On a recent trip to State College, PA, my wife stopped at Tait Farms to pick up some local products including a Strawberry Dark Chocolate Sauce that my daughter thought would be a great ingredient to try in a new gelato or ice cream. I also had some Dark […]

August 13, 2014 0 Comments
Chocolate Trail Mix Ice Cream

Chocolate Trail Mix Ice Cream

How About Some Chocolate Ice Cream with a Bit of Trail Mix While I was down in the basement working out, I heard my youngest daughter upstairs in the kitchen preparing something.  My daughter has cerebral palsy and uses a walker to get around so I could hear the wheels rolling back and forth as […]

July 25, 2014 5 Comments
Hot Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe

Hot Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe

 We Used Starbucks Hot Chocolate Mix For This One Maddie and I were thinking about making some homemade ice cream and since chocolate is her favorite, we thought we would give that a try. I looked in the recipe book that came with my new Cuisinart Ice Cream Gelato Maker and found a basic recipe […]

July 10, 2014 0 Comments
Strawberry Gelato Recipe

Strawberry Gelato Recipe

Fresh Seasonal Strawberries Make For Great Gelato By now you know I am the proud owner of a Cuisinart Commercial Quality Ice Cream & Gelato Maker given to me by my neighbors Bob and Barbara for my recent birthday and I’ve been experimenting with it to learn how to make great homemade ice cream and […]

June 29, 2014 0 Comments
Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato

Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato

What’s the Difference Between Ice Cream & Gelato I celebrated a big birthday at the beginning of the month and my wife invited some friends over including my neighbor who gave me a Cuisinart Commercial Quality Ice Cream & Gelato Maker (ICE-100) as a birthday present.  This past weekend, my youngest daughter and I put […]

June 20, 2014 5 Comments

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