Top 3 Things You Need To Know About Commercial Fryers

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Fryers aren’t just for fast food restaurants. Kitchens all around the country are using fryers to make new culinary creations. From deep-fried squash blossoms to tempura-battered Oreos, commercial fryers offer restaurants and their chefs the opportunity to create unique, fresh food served up crispy and hot. Whether you’re new to the restaurant business or a

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How to Deep Fry a Turkey

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Deep fried turkey is a nouveau Thanksgiving treat, rising in popularity less than a decade ago but still nowhere near commonplace across the US. ShortOrder.com wishes everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving this year, and with emphasis on the ‘safe’ part, we’d like to offer everyone a layman’s guide to safely deep-frying yourself a Thanksgiving

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Brand Spotlight: Vulcan Restaurant Equipment

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Vulcan restaurant equipment started way back in 1890 with the formation of the Vulcan Gas Heating Company. For nearly 125 years, and through a few incarnations, the name Vulcan has been synonymous with quality heating and cooking equipment. Today a part of the ITW Food Equipment Group, Vulcan continues to expand its product line through

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Get Ready for Kickoff: The Necessary Restaurant Equipment for Football Season

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Football Season starts September 4th — is your restaurant ready? The football crowd has its own dynamic and its own wants and needs; if your restaurant equipment is not up to the demands they are going to place on it, you may be leaving money on the table. So what exactly do you need? Fryers

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A Guide to Buying Deep Fryers

Friday, January 10th, 2014

We have a deep love of deep fryers here at ShortOrder. Why? Because you can fry anything. And it’s hard to argue with a deep-fried Oreo. Seriously, though, restaurants the world over rely on fryers every day to produce a veritable smörgåsbord of piping hot dishes. So whether you want to try out gourmet donuts,

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Fast Casual Restaurant Trend Alert: Potatoes

Friday, November 15th, 2013

We like to keep an eye on trends in the fast casual segment here at ShortOrder, and recently we spotted one that’s particularly a-peel-ing. Apparently potatoes are what’s hot—so to speak—in fryers across the nation. Because the potato is a versatile vegetable (boil ‘em, mash ‘em, stick ‘em in a stew), there are many possibilities

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The Gameday Essentials Checklist for Restaurants

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Has your restaurant seen an increase in action every Monday night since the football season started up? If so, there are a few appliances that your restaurant needs to have to be able to run a successful Monday night football event that will not only keep your customers happy, but keep them coming back for

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Opening a Bakery? Restaurant Equipment You’ll Need for Sweet Success

Monday, September 30th, 2013

If you’re about to dive into the world of puff pastries and pies, you’ve got an adventure ahead of you. Opening a bakery takes a lot of planning (from the right restaurant equipment to an excellent selection of treats), but its rewards can be sweet. After you’ve crafted a mouth-watering menu, you’ll want to start

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SoundOff – Featured Fryers

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

  Fryers September 2013 Looking for a new way to serve up your restaurant’s favorite appetizers this fall? A commercial fryer may be just what you’re looking for! Cooking with hot oil is a great way to prepare a variety of foods, and it’s durable, safe, and easy to clean. Before purchasing a fryer, it

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Into the Fryers: The Designer Doughnut Trend

Friday, September 13th, 2013

It all started with the Cronut. Well, perhaps not, but it certainly exploded after the Cronut. Pastry-hawkers the world over have been heating up their fryers to participate in a deep-fried, sugar-glazed fad: the designer doughnut trend. The Cronut is a cross between a croissant and a doughnut, and it is just as delicious as

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Vegetables for Southern Fryers

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

It’s no secret that in the South, food is top priority, and that fried food is a favorite in Southern kitchens.  Fryers are an important addition to any Southern restaurant, as there are so many fried foods that are part of the Southern cooking tradition.  County fairs are famous for filling their fryers with such

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Unusual Desserts to Make with Restaurant Equipment

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

One of the most important things to do when preparing a menu is to keep your guests guessing, so consider dispensing with the usual ice creams or plain cheesecake.  Whether you are using your restaurant equipment to fry, grill, or bake your desserts, if you keep an open mind you can create unique menus year-round. 

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Top 5 Summer Fair Foods for Fryers

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

As the winter chill blows in and the holidays are upon us, you’re probably wishing for some of that bygone summer sunshine right now.  If you’re feeling nostalgic for summer food, use fryers to recreate your favorite fried recipes from the county fair.  Yes, there are plenty of winter foods to satisfy your fried cravings

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Fryers: The MVPs of Football Season

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Pop quiz. What do jelly beans, Kool-Aid, salsa, and Pop-Tarts have in common? If you answered they make for one heckuva late night snack, we could give you partial credit. The real answer, however, is that all of these outlandish snacks have been battered, breaded, and turned into delicious deep-fried treats with fryers. What better reason

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Avoid Getting Fried with Gen2 Fryers

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

People in the food industry appreciate the confidence that comes with equipment like Gen2 fryers.To deep fry is to cook by immersing a food item in hot fat or oil. According to the urban dictionary, fried can also mean being mentally or physically exhausted, or the experience of being made fun of or humiliated. Certainly, chefs and

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Gen2 Fryers: Reliability at Its Best!

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Durable, safe and easy to clean, Gen2 fryers are the top choice of restaurant owners across the country. Crispy golden french fries wrapped in paper. Crunchy fried shrimp dipped in tart cocktail sauce. Soft bits of dough fried to perfection and covered in powdered sugar. Doughnuts, fry bread, fried fish, fried chicken–these are the items

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Frymaster Fryers: The Kings of Crisp

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Onomatopoeia is a word that imitates the sound it describes. What better onomatopoeia than the word, “crispy?” Think about it–crisp, savory fried chicken, crispy french fries, crispy fried shrimp. The word “crisp” just makes your mouth water, doesn’t it? You hear the word and you can just imaging your mouth biting down on that morsel

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Deep Fried Magic: Gen 2 Fryers

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

In the fast-paced world of food service, sometimes it can feel like you’re constantly in a race to the finish line. It helps to have restaurant equipment that can keep up. Natural gas fryers have the advantage of rapid heating, going 0 to 300º in no time. But just like race cars, a select few

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Introducing: ShortOrder Sound-Off! A ratings and reviews newsletter

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Greetings! We are proud to introduce the ShortOrder Sound-Off! Each month, we will pick a restaurant equipment product category and break it down for you. Then, we’ll rank and review a few of the offerings in the category, so you’ll have the most information to make the best buying decision. If, for any reason, you would

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Gen2 Fryers: Like Winning the Lottery

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Gas prices are skyrocketing; solar activity is at its peak and someone just won the Mega Millions in the lottery. With that and the daily troubles of life, you and your customers have enough to worry about. Of course, while seated in your restaurant, your customers only seem to worry about having a great experience

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Now Serving – August ShortOrder.com Update!

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

  Greetings! Confession: I have fall lust. Although I’m normally a gal that loves summer and all the fun summertime activities that go with it, this summer has been brutal! Texas has been smack-dab in the middle of the heat ALL.SUMMER.LONG. I know we’re not the only state in this predicament! How are you dealing

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Frymaster Fryers: 75 Years of Excellence

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Frymaster fryers turned 75 years old this year!  That means that, for three-quarters of a century, Frymaster’s been putting out top-of-the-line fryers for restaurant kitchens around the world.  Restaurateurs and chefs all across the land have been crispifying and crunchifying onion rings, chicken drumsticks, French fries, beignets, and more since the interwar era, making generations

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Dean Fryer SR42G

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The Dean Fryer SR42G comes in two flavors.  The first (which is where you’ll be directed if you click on the previous link) is the SR42G-Nat, which runs off natural gas.  The second is the Dean Fryer SR42G-LP, which is powered by liquified petroleum of some sort, usually propane or butane. Well!  Now that we’ve

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Fit Frying?

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

June is here, and in Texas that means triple digit temperatures, brown grass, high electric bills, and oh yeah! Father’s Day! Happy Father’s Day to my dad, and all the dads out there. On a brighter note, the summer does mean busier times for restaurants and vacationing families. Do you notice an up-swing in the

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Commercial Fryers For Your Restaurant

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

At ShortOrder, we have a wide variety of commercial fryers to suit any kitchen’s volume.  Whether you’ve got a small mom-and-pop concern or you are the executive chef of a bustling hotel kitchen, we have exactly the solution you’re looking for.  We stock only the best equipment from Dean, Eagle, Frymaster, Vulcan and more, and

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Dean Fryers: Spotlight on the SM80G-NAT Commercial Fryer

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

When it comes to high-volume commercial fryers, it’s difficult to beat Dean fryers. And the Dean Fryer SM80G-NAT is no exception: Designed to hold up to 100 pounds (56L) of cooking oil, this commercial fryer is the ideal choice for fast-paced restaurants looking to get the job done quickly and easily.  But just because the

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Fry It Up With a Frymaster Fryer

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

A Frymaster Fryer for Your Restaurant Getting a Frymaster fryer for your restaurant means you’re getting a seriously reliable piece of equipment. Consistent, durable and dependable, Frymaster fryers are known for being outstanding. You’ll find Frymaster fryers in countless restaurant kitchens across the country, as chefs and restaurant owners have come to trust the Frymaster

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A Guide to Buying Fryers for Your Restaurant

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

Crispy fries, crunchy chips, mouth-watering fried chicken — serving up these tasty treats at your restaurant calls for commercial fryers. But with so many different kinds of fryers, where do you even begin? Let’s take a look. Restaurant Fryers: How Big? When you’re shopping for restaurant fryers, such as Frymaster fryers, one consideration is the

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