Disclaimers for I'd Rather Be A Chef
Thanks for visiting the I'd Rather Be A Chef Food blog. I hope that you've had a chance to enjoy some of the recipes or other aspects of the website found at IdRatherBeAChef.com. Please review this page for disclaimers regarding links, recipe outcomes, nutrition, affiliates and more. For all other general disclaimers, please visit the Terms & Conditions.
This information was updated on December 16, 2021.
The information provided by Chef Media, LLC on https://idratherbeachef.com is for general information purposes only. All information on this site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness of any information on the site.
Under no circumstance shall we have any liability to you for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of this site or reliance on any information provided on this site. Your use of this site and your reliance on any information on this site is solely at your own risk.
In other words, I'm doing the best that I can to provide good, high quality content... but I don't know how you'll experience or use the content. Therefore, you use the site and the content at your own risk.
The I'd Rather Be A Chef blog is not responsible for the outcome of any recipe found on our website or linked to from any other source. The desired outcome of recipes may not be achieved due to any number of factors, including different sources and brands of ingredients, dissimilar equipment, ingredient substitutions, errors or typos, altering the recipe, skipping or combining steps, along with the reader's individual cooking ability.
The writers and publishers of this site are not responsible for adverse reactions, effects or consequences resulting from the use of any recipes or suggestions herein or hereafter.
In other words, my goal is for the recipe to be a success in your kitchen as well... but sometimes it might not happen!
This website provides approximate nutrition data and information for convenience and as a courtesy only. The primary nutrition data provided by this website is through a third party provider, Nutrifox. Although IdRatherBeAChef.com attempts to provide accurate nutritional information, the nutritional information coming from online calculators are only estimates.
Nutrition data can vary wildly from one data source to another based on measurements, brands, ingredients or ingredient descriptions that may only partially represent the ingredient used. The information is provided solely as an ESTIMATE. Please note that different online calculators provide different results by recipe as well.
Many recipes on IdRatherBeAChef.com recommend toppings, which may or may not be listed as optional and nutritional information for these added toppings is not listed. Some other factors that may affect the nutritional information are estimated quantities (i.e. "salt to taste") that may not be calculated into the recipe as the amount will vary.
The author(s) of the website or recipes are not dietitians or nutritionists. Nothing on this site shall be construed as medical or nutritional advice. You are fully responsible for any actions you take and the consequences that may occur as a result of what you may have read on this website or sites which are linked to this site.
All blog posts and recipes are solely my personal experiences and opinions and should not be interpreted as an attempt to offer nutritional or medical opinion. Statements within this site have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
In other words, you should calculate the nutritional information with the actual ingredients used in your recipe to find the most accurate representation. You are solely responsible to ensure that the nutritional information used in your recipe with your ingredients is accurate.
The content on this websites should not be considered a substitute for professional medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. Should you need to be sure of nutritional information, please seek advice from a professional nutritionist, dietitian or physician.
The website or content herein is not intended to cure, prevent, diagnose or treat any disease. Again, please contact your health care provider regarding any health related decisions.
In other words, what I am writing about is from personal experience and I have no idea if it will work for other people. Contact a healthcare professional for advice on how this might impact you.
By using IdRatherBeAChef.com and it's content, you agree to these nutrition disclaimers.
The author(s) of the website or recipes are not doctors, medical professionals or healthcare practitioners. The information and content you read on IdRatherBeAChef.com is purely for informational purposes. The information and content is not intended to treat, cure or prevent any disease.
As such, you should consult with your doctor BEFORE attempting anything found on this site in terms of a diet (some examples are, but are not limited to the following: gluten free, paleo, primal, low carb etc.).
All blog posts and recipes on this site are solely from personal experiences and opinions. They should not be interpreted as an attempt to offer a medical opinion. Statements within this site have not been evaluated or approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
The author(s) of IdRatherBeAChef.com are not responsible for any adverse reactions, effects or consequences resulting from the use of any recipes or suggestions herein or procedures undertaken hereafter. If you are pregnant, nursing, have a medical condition or are taking any medications, please consult your healthcare practitioner before making any changes to your diet or lifestyle.
In other words, I'm not a doctor and nothing I say should be considered medical advice. Get in touch with someone who can give you the appropriate advice before making changes in your diet or lifestyle.
The IdRatherBeAChef.com site may imply for recipes that they are gluten free, dairy free, low carb etc. The author(s) of the website have done their best to determine the validity of these statements, but they are not experts or professionals to make this determination.
IdRatherBeAChef.com does not have any control over the ingredients you use to make the recipes nor the environment in which you are making them. Please read all labels for ingredients you are utilizing to ensure they fall within the appropriate restrictions you require for your own recipe preparation. IdRatherBeAChef.com is not responsible or liable for any reactions that might result from following a posted recipe. Your health is your responsibility.
Please note the following: consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have a medical condition. The reader assumes full responsibility for using their best judgment when cooking with raw ingredients such as beef, poultry, seafood or eggs and should seek information from an official food safety authority if they are unsure.
It is the responsibility of the reader to review the listed ingredients of a recipe before cooking to ensure that none of the ingredients may cause a potential adverse reaction to anyone eating the food based on recipes featured on IdRatherBeAChef.com. This includes allergies, diet restrictions and more.
In other words, pay attention to the ingredients you are going to be using, check for potential allergens and consult a professional if you have any questions.
Prep and Cook Time Disclaimer
The author(s) at IdRatherBeAChef.com give estimated preparation times, cooking times and cooking temperatures based upon our personal experience in preparing the posted recipe on the equipment located in our kitchens.
Experience and skill level are factors in the time necessary to complete a recipe and will affect the prep and cook times. Cooking is subjective. Different ingredients, kitchen equipment and cooking abilities will affect the outcome of any recipe.
In other words, the recipes on this website may take you longer or shorter to create than displayed on the recipe itself.
General Safety Disclaimer
If you're under 18, seek the supervision of an adult before you start cooking any recipe from this website.
The reader must also take care to not physically injure themselves by coming into contact with hot surfaces, sharp blades and other kitchen hazards.
If the reader has any question about the use of any appliance or piece of kitchen equipment, they should contact the manufacturer directly. This includes, but is not limited to: air fryers, deep fat fryers, grills, ovens, blenders, immersion blenders, stuffers, induction burners and more.
In other words, the kitchen can be a hazardous place and you are responsible for the proper usage and maintenance of any equipment you utilize to create any recipe for you and your family.
IdRatherBeaChef.com contains links to affiliate websites and receives an affiliate commission for any purchases made by you on the affiliate website using such links.
IdRatherBeAChef.com reserves the right to delete or edit comments for typos, mistakes or at the discretion of the author(s) and publisher(s) of the site. The author(s) welcome feedback that is positive or constructive. Anything which is rude or offensive, diverting readership from the website, associated with a low rating if you have not tried the recipe or if the recipe has been substantially altered will be removed from the website.
Any comments that can be found on this website are the opinions and/or the property of their individual authors. The author(s) and publisher(s) of this website will not be held responsible for the comments made by anyone on this site. Also, it is not a practice of mine to edit the comments left here by other people in a timely manner if at all. Typically, I just remove comments from the site that require significant editing.
In other words, let's all have respect for one another online or it will be removed from this site!