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Kitchen Slang You Need to Know

Nick Morrison | Chef's Blade

There is slang for everything in the kitchen; will you know what you’re talking about?

Chefs speak in a language that is specific to the kitchen, and you’re not going to learn it by going to culinary school or reading culinary texts. So Chef’s Blade has worked with industry professionals to bring you this introduction to culinary slang as well as this complete glossary.

Check out our guided tour!

1. How the Kitchen Takes Its Orders
2. Who’s Who in the Kitchen and on the Floor
3. How Things Are Cooked
4. And Even the Kitchen Appliances Have Names
5. Food Code
6. Slang That’s a Lil Cheeky, a Lil Funny

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