How to Cook Food for the Masses without Losing Your Mind
The Back Burner
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
What’s the key to cooking for large groups without losing your mind? Sanity lies in a simple French phase … Remember: mise en place. Mise en place —pronounced meez ahn plas—means to put things in place, to prepare. Every food service pro understands the importance of having everything in its right place. Without proper attention to mis en place , things can get chaotic very quickly—and chaos in the kitchen results in hangry (hungry + angry) guests. Measure twice.