Cooking Tips

Do you love food? Do you find yourself wondering how to cook to a certain meal? Maybe you just want to upgrade your existing skills. If so, Dorsey Culinary Academy is your stop for the latest cooking tips. In our blog you can get tips covering the following topics:

  • Baking
  • Grilling
  • Sauces, creams, and gravies
  • Techniques (such as knife skills, preparation techniques, and more!)

Cooking Tips for Students

We invite you to check out our blog! We share helpful information on a number of culinary related topics, including cooking tips directly from our culinary academy. Our goal is to regularly share training and career info with you. You can learn more about cooking by signing up for individual classes. You can also follow our blog for the latest cooking tips we have to share. Are you interested in taking your culinary skills to the next level? If so, consider training at Dorsey Schools. Your road towards a culinary career begins at Dorsey Schools.

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Better Pizza Dough in Less Than 1 Hour Blog Post

Better Pizza Dough in Less Than 1 Hour | Cooking Schools in Michigan |...

By Chef Ryan Parker, Dorsey Culinary Academy, Roseville, MI campus Pizza dough is a pretty straightforward formula when it comes right down to it. It is flour, water, yeast, and salt combined to create a...
5 Awesome Baking Hacks For Busy Schedules

World Baking Day 2017 | 5 Awesome Baking Hacks for Busy Schedules

Wednesday, May 17, 2017, is World Baking Day!  All of us here at Dorsey Culinary Academy are celebrating. For all those aspiring chefs and home cooks out there that love to bake, but are just...
What's The Grain? Why It Matters in Preparing Meat

What’s The Grain? Why It Matters in Preparing Meat

Culinary students can learn how to prepare meat so that it can be tasty and tender. Do you know how to cook the perfect steak? A big part of the process has to do...
Cooking in A Commerical Kitchen

The Dangers of Being Careless in the Kitchen

Boiling water, open flames, and sharp knives are all traditionally a part of a professionally trained culinarian’s kitchen. What could possibly go wrong? Kitchen mistakes happen, even to the best chefs and their kitchen...
Pot of Water Boiling on Stove - Dorsey Culinary Academy

How To Make Fewer Cooking Mistakes

How To Make Fewer Cooking Mistakes… The culinary world is full of excitement. As a cook, you are eager to try new recipes and to perfect standard dishes. The culinary world is also full of...
Michigan Cooking Classes

3 Ways To Sharpen Your Culinary Skills | Michigan Cooking Classes

Great chefs inspire. The movie Julie & Julia highlights that fact. In the movie, a New York writer blogs about meals that she makes using famous recipes. The author of the recipes was the...
Getting Started in the Culinary Arts Field

New To Culinary Arts? Here’s What You Need To Know

If you're like many people, your earliest culinary arts memories may have started at home. During culinary arts school training; you can learn about a broad range of skills.When you were growing up, the...
10 Mistakes to Avoid When Handling Knives

Top 10 Mistakes Culinary Students Make When Using Knives

Julienne, fine dice, catonnet cut - these cuts are not possible without proper knife skills training. Proper knife training is one of the many skills you can learn while studying in our Culinary Arts...
Best Apples for Baking | Culinary School Tips

Best Apples for Baking | Culinary School Tips

October is National Apple Month!  Today in our series Culinary School Tips, we’re sharing with you some of the best apples for baking.  With the fall season upon us, now is a great time...
3 Steps For Putting Your Culinary Career Into Action | Dorsey Schools of Michigan

3 Steps For Putting Your Culinary Career Into Action

Do you dream about preparing savory meals for exciting events like weddings, graduations, or catered community socials?  Pursue a culinary career and you could bring your passion to life. Some of the things you...