WEBSITES

To find descriptions of how to cook particular dishes, as well as videos of food being cooked, go to: http://www.wikihow.com

How to ... cooking techniques: http://uktv.co.uk/food/homepage/sid/5155

A food quiz: http://uktv.co.uk/food/quiz/aid/596070

The Cook's Thesaurus is a cooking encyclopedia that covers thousands of ingredients and kitchen tools. Entries include pictures, descriptions, synonyms, pronunciations, and suggested substitutions. http://www.foodsubs.com/

Delicious recipes and expert tips to get dinner on the table: http://www.kitchendaily.com

Breaking news English article on 200-year-old champagne:http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/1011/101119-champagne.html

Use the numerous sets of flashcards for learning vocabulary for "Culinary arts" at Studystack: http://www.studystack.com/culinary

Use and make sets of vocabulary for revison at Quizlet, e.g.: https://quizlet.com/19998601/flashcards

Lessostream has a section of videos and lesson plans for Food and Cookery, e.g. see "An Unusual Recipe - Western Spaghetti": http://lessonstream.org/2010/01/31/an-unusual-recipe/

Here you can find vocabulary for different cuts of meat: http://www.fleisch-teilstuecke.at/en/meat-cuts/



Youtube materials for food preparation and restaurants

The Chocolate chip cookie song in English: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_KjluShJx4

The Chocolate chip cookie song (in German) with video of the cookies being made: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8Nn_p_y1zs

How to make a chocolate cake: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=au_c7aXeMOg

Hot to ice a wedding cake: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBvSfds3FH4&NR=1&feature=fvwp

How to set a formal table: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3D2SW1PDs5s

Restaurant Business - Buffet Table Setting Ideas: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8QCgtPLFJg&feature=relmfu

Restaurant: Managing complaints: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjB9H1qDKcE

How to be a good waiter: How to handle complaints: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JzXH3T0WtuM&feature=related

Monty Python sketch - restaurant complaint about a dirty fork: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdzqTGmEcZE

How to be a good waiter: Knowing your menu: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gimhVgl-jAw&feature=relmfu

Designing a restaurant menu: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fb42SPrdQTM

How to make Yorkshire pudding: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PnpKnFNVLE&feature=fvwrel

How to make poached eggs: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTGKvRGJGvE&NR=1&feature=fvwp

Cooking coarse - Kitchen utensils: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71cvSqZSwi0

Introduction to food terms from 1949: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p8DgxLvI4zc

Hotel Bed Making and cleaning Tips - in French with English subtitles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZHOyfx3mU8

How to make the perfect bed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8jIxuO2APE

Hotel Housekeeping: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTChLJ4nMdI

Vocabulary for giving directions in American English: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGDtIRNnCyQ

This is an entertaining demonstration of how to cook Sea Bream in Carzy Water, described by an Italian chef in English, with English

subtitles, and the meal is absolutely delicious and takes only 5 minutes to make. It is wonderful! Enjoy the video and the meal! Just

go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8AZT40gH5E&app=desktop

Cooking vocabulary in English: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EOT2NxyWBbg

How to make Allemande Sauce: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvId1uf-OXI&feature=youtu.be

Naming fruit and vegetables: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvtQw02kXZQ&feature=youtu.be

Naming meat and poultry: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUsMd2jVvM8&feature=youtu.be

Kitchen utensils: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRgq68so53s&feature=youtu.be

Naming kitchen utensils: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QP2mM3PPgXY&feature=youtu.be

Kitchen vocabulary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9Sxto2a4Xg&feature=youtu.be

Quantities and measurements in the kitchen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J8M9eGXBA7A&feature=youtu.be

How to make Spanish Ham Croquettes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySSKk-3y-Bg


Hotel and Catering Humour

Ordering two soups: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6aYLOf8CUQ



Online dictionaries

A useful online translating dictionary for German speakers: http://dict.leo.org/ende?lang=de&lp=ende

**LingoPad** is a free offline dictionary for Windows. It contains a German-English dictionary; other dictionaries (Spanish, French, Japanese, Chinese, Turkish, Norwegian, Esperanto) can be downloaded as well: http://www.ego4u.com/en/lingopad



Films connected to food

Julie & Julia (2009, Directed by Nora Ephron) (Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozRK7VXQl-k)

Ratatouille (2007, Pixar computer animated comedy) Film trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3sBBRxDAqk



Books

"Highly Recommended" by Trish Stott & Rod Revell (Oxford University Press) ISBN: 978-0-19-457463-1

"Hotel and Hospitality English" by Mike Seymour (Collins: English for Work) ISBN: 978-0-00-743198-4

"Hospitality and Catering" (GCSE Exam course preparation) by Lesley Woods & Scott Reynard (Heinemann) ISBN:978-0-435501-020-0

"The Essentials of GCSE Design and Technology:Food Technoogy" ed. by Janet Inglis (Lonsdale) ISBN: 9781903068489 and Student book: ISBN: 9781903068847


If you come across any other useful websites that you think could be added here, just email me at grahamworkman@aol.com