Discover fruitful techniques that will enhance your menu creations


HAND-CRAFTED CREATIONS

Boost your beverage profits with hand-crafted cocktails and mocktails made with real fruit. Get inspired with our FREE Cocktails and Mocktails Recipe Book.

BE RESOURCEFUL

When defrosting frozen DOLE® Fruit, use the leftover juice to make a simple syrup that can be used for alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages alike.

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Beverage Drink

A TROPICAL TWIST

Add DOLE Pineapple Juice to classic cocktail recipes for an unexpected surprise. Pineapple Moscow Mule, anyone?

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SPEED UP SERVICE

There’s no need to wash, chop or muddle to create a fruit-infused beverage. DOLE Chef-Ready Frozen Fruit Purées are ready-to-use, no blending or straining required, which can save so much time back of house.

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Beverage Drink

NICER THAN NICE

Don’t water down your beverages... shake ‘em up with frozen DOLE fruit for extra flavor that won’t dilute your creations.

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SMOOTHIE BOWLS

Smoothie bowls have burst onto the scene as a new identity for the classic smoothie. Allow consumers to customize their creation by adding a toppings bar with DOLE Chef-Ready Cuts fruit, nuts, spices, oats and other toppings for a heartier menu option.

NO BLENDER? NO PROBLEM.

Substitute DOLE® Chef-Ready Frozen Fruit Purées for frozen fruit in any smoothie recipe for an easy-to-mix, blender-less smoothie option.

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JUST AS NICE WITHOUT ICE

Using frozen fruit eliminates the need for ice and keeps your smoothie from becoming watery or separated before serving.

PROFIT POTENTIAL

Smoothies are a great way to appeal to health-conscious consumers looking for an on-the-go breakfast or snack solution. Calculate your potential smoothie profits with our Smoothie Calculator.

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SPEED UP SERVICE

Smoothies can be pre-made and stored at a temperature of 41˚F or below for up to 4 hours before serving.

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SERIOUS SAVINGS

Utilizing pre-cut fruit helps save on preparation time and labor costs. DOLE® Chef-Ready Cuts offer 8 delicious varieties to choose from. Simply thaw and serve.

GLOBAL FLAIR

GLOBAL FLAIR

Take inspiration from global cuisine for unique and flavorful salads that will enhance your current menu offerings such as our Mango Yam-Som-O recipe inspired by the Isan region of Thailand.

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HOUSE-MADE DRESSINGS

Make the most of your fruit purchase. When thawing frozen fruit or utilizing canned fruit, save the juice for a light and refreshing house-made dressing.

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FLAVOR INFUSION

FLAVOR INFUSION

Develop a new layer of flavor in your salad offerings by infusing a classic dressing like ranch with the familiar fruit flavors of DOLE Chef-Ready Frozen Fruit Purées.

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SEASONAL SOUPS

Warm up during the winter months with something spicy and savory. Check out our Roasted Poblano Pea Soup for inspiration. Then switch it up for summer with a cool and refreshing, chilled recipe, like this Rhubarb Strawberry Soup.

DARE TO DIP

The perfect accompaniment to any side is a delectable dip. Create house-made condiments that will excite and impress with DOLE Chef-Ready Frozen Fruit Purées. One of our favorites is the spicy yet sweet Blackberry Chipotle Purée.

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SALSAS MADE SIMPLE

Add some variety to your traditional salsa by incorporating DOLE Chef-Ready Cuts Mango or Pineapple Cubes. Washed, prepped and ready-to-use, DOLE Chef-Ready Cuts save valuable time and labor costs.

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TROPICAL GUACAMOLE

Add a sweet and tangy twist with this simple and refreshing take on guacamole.

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PINEAPPLE BELONGS ON PIZZA

There’s so much more to pineapple pizza besides the traditional Hawaiian. This ingredient truly adds the perfect balance of sweet and savory to a variety of pies. Here are just a few of our favorites.

DESSERT DISHES

DESSERT DISHES

Satisfy your customers sweet tooth with flavors from classic desserts. You can’t go wrong with a classic like Strawberry Cheesecake.

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GLOBAL INSPIRATIONS

Offering a one of a kind LTO pizza is a great way to peak consumer interest , enticing customers to come back and see what your operation will offer next. Don’t be afraid to try new flavor combinations and pull inspiration from countries across the globe.

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CROWD PLEASER

CROWD PLEASER

Try a “Half Hawaiian” option. This is a sure bet to please everyone at the table, but allows an upcharge opportunity.

PINEAPPLE PROFITS

Pineapple is typically more inexpensive compared to other ingredients like proteins or gourmet ingredients. Charge the same for all toppings, but keep more of the profit with Pineapple.

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