Synopses & Reviews
Our fascination with what we eat, its provenance, and its preparation just keeps growingand#8212;and food writing has continued to explode. Once again, editor Holly Hughes plumbs magazines, newspapers, newsletters, books, and websites for the yearand#8217;s finest culinary proseand#8212;and#8220;stories for connoisseurs, celebrations of the specialized, the odd, or simply the excellentand#8221; (Entertainment Weekly). Featuring essays and articles from established food writers and rising stars, as well as some literary surprises, Best Food Writing 2012 captures the trends, big stories, and new voices. From going hunting to going vegan, from soup-to-nuts or farm-to-table, thereand#8217;s something for every foodie in the newest edition of this acclaimed series.
Previous contributors include: Brett Anderson, Dan Barber, Frank Bruni, John T. Edge, Jonathan Gold, Gabrielle Hamilton, Jessica B. Harris, Madhur Jaffrey, Francis Lam, David Leite, J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, Molly Oand#8217;Neill, Kevin Pang, Ruth Reichl, Alan Richman, Kim Severson, Jason Sheehan, Sam Sifton, John Thorne, and Calvin Trillin.and#160;
The thirteenth edition of this classic food-writing anthology with more than 100,000 copies sold n the seriesand#160;
About the Author
Holly Hughes has edited the annual Best Food Writing series since its inception in 2000. The former executive editor of Fodorand#8217;s Travel Publications, she is also author of Frommerand#8217;s 500 Places for Food and Wine Lovers and Frommerand#8217;s 500 Places to Take the Kids Before They Grow Up. She lives with her family in New York City.and#160;