Cooking Up A Cottage Food Business
- Date of Publication
- July 7, 2021
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Course Information The Texas Cottage Food Law allows residents to prepare and sell specific foods from an unlicensed residential (home) kitchen. This online course is designed to educate people who want to start a cottage food production operation out of their residence in Texas. Through this 1-hour course, individuals will gain knowledge of the Texas Cottage Food Law and general rules and best practices for preparing food safely. Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:Understand the amended Texas Cottage Food LawDiscuss the foods that can be sold or not sold under Cottage Food LawUnderstand where and how foods can be sold under the Cottage Food LawRecognize labeling requirements for foods sold under the Cottage Food LawUnderstand requirements for recipesDiscuss basic food safety practicesUnderstand other aspects of a Cottage Food BusinessCertification RequirementsHealth Inspectors or sanitarians in need of CEU hours can take this course to receive 1 CEU hour. After completing the course, you will receive a certificate of completion.
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