Menu Help2017-03-31T08:39:59+00:00

Food Truck Menus

From menu design to culinary lessons as well as our recipe index, we’ve got the menu solution for your food truck.

Menu Design

  • adding pumpkin

Adding Pumpkin to Your Food Truck Menu

With Halloween and Thanksgiving right around the corner, we felt it would be a good time to include some tips on adding pumpkin to your food truck menu. It is easy to fall into a standard menu, serving [...]

  • Menu Profitability

Boosting Your Food Truck’s Menu Profitability

Many food truck menus have catchy descriptions, gorgeous photos and an attractive layout, but are missing a key ingredient: They aren’t driving profits. As the food truck industry grows, a lot of the wiggle room [...]

  • 2018 NRA Show

2018 NRA Show Unveils FABI Award Recipients

The National Restaurant Association returns this year on 19-22nd May at McCormick Place in Chicago. They are showcasing everything from technology, trending products, culinary inspiration, and industry education. This is all presented all under the [...]

Culinary Lessons

  • vegan desserts

Providing Vegan Desserts From Your Food Truck

We have recently received a number of emails from prospective food truck owners that are interested in starting up a food truck that caters to both vegetarians and vegans with their dessert menus. The problem [...]

  • umami

Adding Umami To Your Food Truck Menu

Umami rich foods are some of the most satisfying dishes you can serve from a food truck. Umami is the flavor of glutamate, an amino acid that is one of the essential building blocks of protein. [...]

  • butchery basics

Butchery Basics For Food Truck Owners

Mobile Cuisine is approached by many of the new food truck owners around the country via phone and email. We have found that many of these new mobile entrepreneurs do not have extensive backgrounds in [...]

Recipe Index

  • Authentic Carne Asada Taco Recipe

Authentic Carne Asada Taco Recipe

The traditional taco truck has been cruising around California streets well for over 40 years. Most have menus with various styles of tacos, but in most cases, their best sellers have been their authentic carne asada [...]

  • fig newtons

Recipe: Homemade Fig Newtons

If you are like me, you spend time analyzing your favorite store bought foods and try to figure out how to make them yourself. Today I will share a recipe for for one of my [...]

Recipe: Ketchup

Forget about buying this American staple—homemade is so much better and an inspired way to use up those extra tomatoes. Ketchup Yield: 3 pints Ingredients 4 quarts (about 24) ripe tomatoes, peeled, cored, and chopped 1 [...]

Recipe: Gnocchi

With today being National Potato Day and last night's premier of season 4 of The Great Food Truck Race we thought this recipe for gnocchi from Tyler Florence would be a great match for sharing [...]

Recipe: Ginger Sweet Chicken and Broccoli Stir-Fry

Chef Rocco DiSpirito's healthy Now Eat This! Truck brings fresh food and nutrition education to kids in need.This makeover of the traditional Chinese chicken dish has all the tasty ginger flavor and a touch of sweetness, but [...]

Recipe: Brisket Tacos

Today is National Brisket Day, and thus we felt that an easy to go recipe using brisket would be appropriate for a mobile food vendor. Brisket Tacos Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook Time: 4.5 hours | Yield: 6-8 tacos [...]

Recipe: Tequila Shrimp Tacos

Today is National Shrimp Day and to celebrate we are sharing a fantastic shrimp taco recipe from Taceaux Loceaux, a "Crazy Good", New Orleans food truck. Tequila Shrimp Tacos Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 5 minutes | Yield: 4 tacos [...]

Recipe: Lamb Gyros

Although today is National Roasted Leg of Lamb Day, we felt that a lamb gyro recipe would be more appropriate for a mobile food vendor. That being said, Roasted Leg of Lamb would make for a tasty [...]

Recipe: Chicken Adobo Empanadas

Today is National Empanada Day and the Empanada Intifada, a guerilla gourmet food truck serving SlapYourThigh delicious, life-reaffirming, health-promoting, local, seasonal, damn-near-treasonously good empanadas from New Orleans has shared their recipe for Chicken Adobo Empanadas in honor of this occasion. Chicken [...]

Recipe: Eggplant Parmesan

Today is National Eat Italian Food Day and Papa Perrone of Jianetto's Pizza Truck out of New York City shared his recipe for Eggplant Parmesan in honor of this occasion. Eggplant Parmesan Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 35 [...]