Seven Ideas for Small-Plate Menus

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The chefs of Oak Hill CC and La Grange CC found that small-plate success is largely dependent on responding to member preference. Small plates and downsized dishes are ubiquitous. They cater to members looking for smaller portions, as well as those looking to dance around a menu and try multiple dishes at once. Chefs also […]


The Small Plate Debate

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For some clubs, small plates are great. But for others, they can pose big problems that require smart solutions. Small plates have many advantages. They allow members to sample a wide variety of dishes; they’re casual and sharable; they can be pieced together to form a meal, or be enjoyed as a snack between or […]


Small Plates Go Big

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Whether it’s to help them gain exposure to new flavors and ingredients, control their portion sizes, or share their dining experience with friends, club chefs are responding to their members’ growing preference for finding good things in smaller culinary packages.


Small Plate, Big Impact

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Club chefs are serving up tasty tapas-style dishes that allow members to be more venturesome in their eating, while helping to control inventory and reduce waste.