Lisa Chernick

Photograph by Amy Hand
About The Author

Lisa Chernick is a native of Buffalo, New York who fell for food and cooking while living in Italy. She studied at universities in both Rome and Siena, graduated from Boston University, and attended culinary school at NYC’s Institute of Culinary Education. Lisa has been a food writer and editor for more than 20 years; from Food Arts magazine, to the early days of Epicurious.com, and most recently at Weight Watchers’ website, magazine, and cookbooks. She has been a James Beard Book Awards judge for the past 12 years and a James Beard Award nominee herself for digital writing and editing. An avid home cook, Lisa shares her Hoboken, NJ home with her husband, two fabulous teenage daughters, and an exceptional mini poodle.

Books by Lisa Chernick