Menu Planning and Development

Menu Planning and Development - CUL203

The ability to create well-balanced menus for a variety of occasions that meet the diverse needs of customers, and that are operationally functional and profitable is paramount to the success of any business. This course will highlight the basic principles of developing menus that reflect proper descriptive terminology and comply with truth in menu guidelines. Students will gain an understanding of the importance of product and traffic flow, facility layout, equipment and product availability, demographics and market demand on the menu planning process.