As we transition into fall and the seasons change, it presents an excellent opportunity to differentiate menus and maximize profitability. Produce & Artisanal Provisions, a segment within Shamrock Foods, is dedicated not only to discovering specialty ingredients but also to getting to know the growers, cheese mongers, and families behind them. It's the ideal resource for elevating your menus. Artisanal Specialist, Jonathon Merrick, has hand-picked his favorite solutions to do just that.
Triple Cream Brie
Indulge Your Diners with the Velvety Magic of Triple Cream Brie!
St. Andre Triple Cream Brie is the epitome of luxury in the cheese world. Its exceptionally high butterfat content creates an unbelievably creamy texture that melts in your mouth, providing a true delight for cheese enthusiasts. This decadent cheese boasts a flavor profile that perfectly harmonizes buttery, tangy, and earthy notes. Each bite promises an explosion of taste, leaving diners craving more. While it's delightful on its own, this brie pairs beautifully with fresh fruits and nuts. Melt it over warm, crusty bread for a heavenly treat — the culinary possibilities are endless. Additionally, the Triple Cream Brie's premium price point can enhance profit margins for your business.
Milligan's Maple Syrup Bourbon Barel Aged Syrup
Among the many autumn-inspired culinary delights, bourbon maple syrup stands out as an exceptional ingredient that shouldn't be overlooked. Aged in charred oak bourbon barrels, this syrup absorbs sophisticated notes of vanilla, caramel, and smokiness. Often hailed as "liquid gold," maple syrup offers vast versatility for your menu. Its rich, deep flavor beautifully complements a wide range of dishes, from classic pancakes and waffles to savory meats and vegetables, infusing a delightful twist into your culinary creations. Additionally, the fusion of maple and bourbon adds depth to cocktails, elevating your beverage selection.
Belgian Chocolate Buttons
Indulge your guests' senses with the exquisite allure of 54% Belgian chocolate, a true marvel in the realm of gourmet delights. What truly distinguishes this chocolate is its luxurious, melt-in-your-mouth texture. With 54% cocoa content, it guarantees velvety smoothness, adding an elegant touch whether used in baking, truffles, or simply savored as a standalone indulgence. When it comes to quality and reputation, Belgian chocolate stands unparalleled. Celebrated for its premium craftsmanship and select ingredients, it consistently enchants chocolate aficionados around the world. Elevate your menu with the magic of Belgian chocolate and treat your customers to an unforgettable indulgence like no other.
Bottle Water Service
Water often takes a backseat in the dining experience. For too long, many restaurant operators have missed a valuable opportunity to enhance their offerings and increase their profitability by merely pouring free ice water when guests sit down. In the competitive world of dining, creating a memorable experience for your patrons is key to success. Elevate your restaurant's offerings by introducing premium bottled water options like Sparkling San Pellegrino and Aqua Panna. These renowned brands are synonymous with sophistication and quality, instantly pampering and valuing your guests. Presenting bottled water as an option opens opportunities for upselling. Guests are more likely to indulge in premium water, especially during special occasions or group gatherings. This simple addition can significantly impact your average check value and boost your restaurant's revenue.
This season, elevate both your culinary and beverage offerings to distinguish yourself from competitors and enhance profitability. By integrating these high-quality products into your menu, you not only create a memorable dining experience but also seize upselling opportunities, leading to increased profit margins. Take advantage of more great Artisanal Provisions products by stopping by your local Shamrock Foodservice Warehouse store today!