Pulse Pro Chef Video Series

If you’re ready to get cooking with pulses, take a look at our Pulse Pro Chef video series. Chef Matt will teach you how to incorporate pulses into on-trend menu items.

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Pulse Pro Chef Series - Intro to Cooking with Lentils
Pulse Pro Chef Series - Intro to Cooking with Lentils

From the "Pulses: The Heart of Healthy Cuisine" professional chef series, we present the "Intro to Lentils" video. Learn how Lentils match up with your favorite "super foods." Lentils are packed with vitamins and minerals and are truly a nutritional "powerhouse" food.

Pulse Pro Chef Series - Gluten-Free Granola Bar with Pea Fiber!
Pulse Pro Chef Series - Gluten-Free Granola Bar with Pea Fiber!

From the "Pulses: The Heart of Healthy Cuisine" professional chef series, we present the "Pea Fiber" video. Learn how to make Strawberry Banana Granola Bars using pea fiber and red lentils!

Pulse Pro Chef Series - Gluten-Free Thickening Agent
Pulse Pro Chef Series - Gluten-Free Thickening Agent

From the "Pulses: The Heart of Healthy Cuisine" professional chef series, we present the "Pea Starch" video. Learn how to use pea starch as a thickening agent for food products such as soups and chowders, or anything that requires traditional starches and flours as a thickening agent!

Pulse Pro Chef Series: The Power of Pea Protein
Pulse Pro Chef Series: The Power of Pea Protein

From the "Pulses: The Heart of Healthy Cuisine" series for professional chefs, we present the "The Power of Pea Protein" video. Learn how to make a delicious protein shake using protein powder derived from dry peas.

Pulse Pro Chef Series - Chickpea Flour Power
Pulse Pro Chef Series - Chickpea Flour Power

From the "Pulses: The Heart of Healthy Cuisine" series, we present the "Pulse Flour" video. Learn how to make gluten-free chicken strips substituting pulse flours for all-purpose flour.

Cooking with Pulses: How to Prepare
Cooking with Pulses: How to Prepare

How do you cook with pulses (dry peas, lentils and chickpeas)? This video gives tips on how to prepare, how to cook, length of time, what to cook them with and storage information.

USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council (USADPLC) Trends Tour & Culinary Course
USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council (USADPLC) Trends Tour & Culinary Course

The Trends Tour and Culinary Course focused on promoting new product development of pulse based foodservice products and the execution of improved market development for the region's pulses. Participants gained perspectives for alternative culinary developments, serving styles, varieties and menu tr...

Dry Pea, Lentil and Chickpea Cooking Course
Dry Pea, Lentil and Chickpea Cooking Course

The USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council (USADPLC) hosted an educational course in cooking with dry peas, lentils and chickpeas at the Culinary Institute of America in August 2009.

USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council (USADPLC) Trends Tour & Culinary Course
USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council (USADPLC) Trends Tour & Culinary Course

The Trends Tour and Culinary Course focused on promoting new product development of pulse based foodservice products and the execution of improved market development for the region's pulses. Participants gained perspectives for alternative culinary developments, serving styles, varieties and menu tr...