Amanda Hesser on Adapting Recipes

Friday, March 15, 2013

Food writer and editor Amanda Hesser talks about home cooking and adapting recipes. Each week for 52 weeks she and Merrill Stubbs ran recipe contests on their website,, and the 140 winning recipes are featured in The Food52 Cookbook: 140 Winning Recipes from Exceptional Home Cooks.


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Comments [2]

Michael Boonstra from East Village

Listening to the show, which I enjoyed, I understood that you were asking for contributions of adapted recipes. I don't see a way to do that on this site. Please advise.

Thank you.

Mar. 18 2013 05:42 PM
James from Stamford

Edited recipes have the editor's mark on them, as well. For example, Amanda's new NYT Book has a distinct "Hesser Style" to them just as Ruth Reichl's Gourmet books are uniquely hers.

Mar. 15 2013 01:15 PM

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