The Chef Architect: Concept Development & Design, 2nd Edition

Book Description

WACS Global Certified Master Chef, Fred Raynaud, shares insight and wisdom in this cutting edge book on concept development and restaurant . Fred Raynaud tackles the subject of concept development & and teaches the culinarian how to harness their inner designer and bring to life their concept. The Chef Architect takes you on the journey from ideation and product branding to , development, and . In this updated 2nd edition, Fred Raynaud explores ideas in New Product Development, Research & Development, menu engineering, ideation, and kitchen design.

"Breakthrough begins with the foundation of desire and the pursuit of 'WOW,' the visualization of the end of the game where you win... it is the end zone dance, the standing ovation, the silence of a crowed so moved by the they become speechless…."

Fred Raynaud,WCMC, is not your typical culinary professional. Rather, he is a creative force, brand evangelist, and strategic administrator. With 40 years driving culinary excellence, Fred Raynaud supports corporate brand initiatives by strengthening infrastructure to drive a path of future-centric growth and change management.

This book is for the culinary professional that desires to hone their skill in restaurant design and concepting.

Table of Contents

A Culinary Culture
The Concept
Heart of the Consumer
Passionate Ideation
Deciphering Trends
Brand Identity
Market Feasibility Study
Feasibility Study
Menu Considerations
Nutrition and the Menu
of R&D
Menu Engineering
Menu Layout & Design
Inside the Box
Design Sequence
Thoughts on Kitchen Design
About the Author

Book Details

  • Title: The Chef Architect: Concept Development & Design, 2nd Edition
  • Author:
  • Length: 522 pages
  • Edition: 2
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2017-05-06
  • ISBN-10: B071NR5JWR

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