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It’s BBQ Season with MagiCater

June 26, 2017 | No Comments »

Getting that unique BBQ flavor is a delicate process, and that’s why 2 different models from the CGL-60 to the CG60 (pictured) will help you get that delicious taste with either charcoal or mesquite chips.

The CGL-60 is built for transportation ease, being lightweight, and easy to pick up and go. The CG-60 features a heavier chrome top lid, a one-person adjustable top grid, module design, and charcoal screens.

CG-60 Standard Features:

  • One Person Adjustable Top Grid
  • Aluminized Steel Construction
  • Modular Design
  • Chrome Top Grid
  • Snap-in Leg System
  • 6″ Heavy Duty Casters
  • Charcoal Screens
  • 60″ Hood Stainless Steel*
  • Wind Guard*
  • 60″ Removable Service Shelf*
  • Outdoor Cover (designed for units with optional hoods)*
  • Cooking Tools*
  • Top Grid Cleaning Brush*

*Non-standard Optional Features

CGL-60 Standard Features:

  • Aluminized Steel Construction
  • Chrome Top Grid
  • Snap-in Leg System
  • 6″ Heavy Duty Casters
  • Coal Screens*
  • Outdoor Cover (designed for units with optional hoods)*
  • Cooking Tools*
  • Top Grid Cleaning Brush*

*Non-standard Optional Features

Italian Glass Series Display Cases from Federal Industries

June 21, 2017 | No Comments »

When it comes displaying culinary masterpieces, presentation is everything! The upscale design of the Italian Glass gives the display a European feel, featuring high output LED top and shelf lighting, a stainless steel interior, and either two or three tier glass shelving.

Cleaning the display cases is easy, as the front glass pulls out for easy maintenance. Choose from either refrigerated or non-refrigerated models with a variety of optional configurations. For grab-and-go applications, a 24” wide Combination case is also available.

Check out the video to see all the features in action!

Pitco’s Pasta Cookers

June 19, 2017 | No Comments »

Available in either gas or electric models, the Pitco Pasta Cooker gives perfect results every time. By automatically cooking pasta to the right consistency, this pasta cooker can produce up to 500 ten ounce servings of pasta every hour.

This production reduces the wait that customers experience with other pasta cookers. Cooking and warming times from 5 seconds to 16 minutes give Pasta Perfect a range that covers virtually any pasta product spaghetti, macaroni, noodles, ravioli, linguini, and vermicelli. And it does it all in less than seven square feet of floor space!

Features:

  • Complete self-contained work center requires less than seven feet of floor space.
  • Cooking and warming times from 5 seconds to 16 minutes may be selected.
  • Function selector switch determines mode, cook, or warm.
  • Portion cup rack that holds up to nine individual portions cups.
  • Cooking basket is lowered and raised automatically by electronic time control.
  • Cooks approximately 15 pounds of pasta per load.
  • Up to 190 ten-ounce servings of uncooked pasta per hour.

Vulcan C24EA-LWE Series Steamer

June 15, 2017 | No Comments »

The Vulcan C24EA-LWE Series Steamer is the first and only ENERGY STAR qualified, electric, à la carte countertop steamer. It operates on up to 50% less energy than traditional steamer models, saving on utility costs, but also operates with up to 90% less water. Where traditional models use up to 35 gallons per hour, the Vulcan ENERGY STAR LWE does the same job with just 3.5 gallons per hour.

The Vulcan ENERGY STAR LWE has a stainless steel exterior and cooking compartment with coved corners for quick and easy cleaning. Available in 3 or 5 pan capacity, it comes with adjustable, leveling, counter legs. It can also be mounted on an available accessory stand, or stacked for increased capacity with an available stacking kit.

Here is a quick review of the many features it provides:

  • New Industrial-strength ultrasonic scale prevention technology, preventing unwanted scale build-up and maintenance
  • Countertop steamer with stainless steel exterior and cooking compartment with coved interior corners
  • Reduce water usage by 90% (versus traditional models)
  • Save up to 50% less energy (versus traditional models)
  • Less filter maintenance and scale cleaning required
  • ENERGY STAR Qualified
  • Manual control with 60-minute timer
  • Stainless steel exterior and cooking compartment with coved interior corners
  • Available with 3 or 5 pan capacity

Traulsen’s Compact Sandwich Prep Tables

June 13, 2017 | No Comments »

Compact prep tables sometimes lack the features that bigger prep tables offer, but the Traulsen Compact Sandwich Prep Tables offer a variety of features that are hard to find. These tables give 50% more safe product storage space, as they can accommodate 6” deep pans to still meet NSF 7 standards for performance, holding food safe for up to 4 hours!

Features:

Zero Clearance: Saving space is the idea with these tables, and so a zero clearance table allows for placing units flush against the wall or other equipment.

Four Hours of Cool: The Compact Prep Table holds food safely up to four hours, all while working with limited space.

Meets NSF 7 Performance Requirements: A compact table isn’t effective if it doesn’t deliver performance and safety, and the Traulsen Compact Sandwich Prep Tables deliver!

Wells RW2HD-230 Freestanding Drawer Warmer

June 11, 2017 | No Comments »

Keeping your foods warm and tasty for your guests is a must as every restaurant manager knows. That is why those over at Wells-Bloomfield have created a heavy-duty freestanding drawer warmer to accomplish that very goal!

Features:

  • Individual thermostatic temperature control on each drawer gives these warmers maximum versatility.
  • Durable stainless steel tracks and bearings provide for smooth operation.
  • Adjustable front vent allows for humidity control on each drawer.
  • A stainless steel, 12” x 20”, 6” deep pan is provided with each drawer.
  • Fully insulated for maximum efficiency.
  • Models with optional built-in thermometer (T) are NSF approved for potentially hazardous foods.
  • Heavy Duty (HD) models have reinforced construction and are recommended for use with heavier products.
  • The RW series Drawer Warmers are Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. LISTED and meet the National Sanitation Foundation and Canadian standards.
  • A one-year warranty against defects covers parts and labor.

The LidSaver 2 Dispenser from Vollrath

June 7, 2017 | No Comments »

Featuring additional sizes, and new technology, the LidSaver 2 Dispenser from Vollrath keep waste to a minimum, and sanitation is greatly improved. These newer dispensers are now easier to fill, and newer technology focuses on only dispensing a single lid at a time.

Vollrath’s Chef Rich explains the benefits and features of the new LidSaver 2 Dispenser line from the 2017 NAFEM show.

The Mezzaluna Herb Board Collection from John Boos

June 5, 2017 | No Comments »

Built from high quality materials in the USA to withstand the rigorous use in a commercial kitchen, the Mezzaluna Herb Board Collection from John Boos is a perfect complement to your kitchen.

Designed with a round concave bowl-shaped interior, chopping becomes more efficient, saving time when time is needed. Available in 3 beautiful finishes: American Cherry, Northern Hard Rock Maple, and American Black Walnut.

Features:

  • Made in the U.S.A.
  • 1-1/2” thick, edge grain natural oil finish
  • Available in Northern Hard Rock Maple, American Cherry, or American Black Walnut
  • Round concave bowl-shaped interior is designed for efficient chopping

ColdZone’s Next-Gen Condensing Units

June 2, 2017 | No Comments »

Recently, ColdZone introduced their Next-Gen Uni-Pak condensing units. These units are built to meet upcoming EPA and Department of Energy refrigeration, while still giving foodservice professionals the flexibility and efficiency to operate with low long-term costs. They are available with low-cost Hermetic or quiet and efficient Scroll compressors, with or without flooded head pressure control.

Refrigerants utilized include 404A and new refrigerants R407A, R407C, and R448A/R449A. All of these refrigerants can be used with either medium temp or low temp applications. The integral sub-cooling circuit that allows saturated liquid to flow from the receiver to the condenser where the refrigerant is sub-cooled by ambient air, provides an average of 3° to 5°F of sub-cooling for higher efficiency and excellent operating stability.

All units come with an all-weather galvanized steel painted housing, generously sized high efficiency condenser, enhanced copper tubes/aluminum fins, along with many other features. Maintenance is easily accessible with service valves on the outside of the cabinet and a large electrical panel that is removable for easy access.

Features:

  • Low-cost Hermetic or quiet and efficient Scroll compressors available in ½ to 6 HP
  • Extended range medium or low temperature models with or without flooded head pressure control
  • All-weather – Galvanized steel painted housing
  • Integral Liquid Subcooling Circuit provides subcooled liquid to the expansion device
  • Quick access to shut-off valves from exterior
  • Generously sized high efficiency condenser, enhanced copper tubes/aluminum fins
  • Liquid line kit with filter/drier and sight glass with moisture indicator

Check out some of the features of the ColdZone Next-Gen Condensing Unit:

 

Champion Genesis DH5000 Hood-type Dishwasher

May 30, 2017 | No Comments »

The Champion Genesis DH5000 Dishwashing Machine is designed to be efficient, fast, and flexible for any size food operation. They are specifically built to be dependable, and save you valuable space in your kitchen. Using less energy and water than typical dish machines, this champion will save you money in the long run!

Features:

  • ENERGY STAR Qualified
  • New Exclusive built-in booster for both 40° and 70° rise
  • New Exclusive field convertible from single to three phase OR from straight thru to corner operation
  • Rinse Sentry – ensures 180°F final rinse
  • Auto start – starts unit when hood is closed
  • Single point connection
  • High efficiency 1 HP pump
  • 53 racks per hour
  • Self-draining pump
  • Automatic tank fill
  • Detergent/chemical connections
  • Interchangeable upper and lower arm
  • Automatic drain valve – drains tank when power is off
  • Vent fan control
  • Bottom mounted digital controls
  • PRV (pressure regulating valve)
  • Sloped hood keeps hot vapors away from operator

Standard and heavy duty wash cycles

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