'M.F.K. Fisher' on Serious Eats

Serious Reads: An Extravagant Hunger, by Anne Zimmerman

In an era when everyone and their brother is logging hours detailing their most recent meals, some food writers are timeless. M.F.K. Fisher has influenced generations of readers with her melodic prose and delectable descriptions of food and eating. Her tumultuous and productive life is chronicled in An Extravagant Hunger: The Passionate Years of M.F.K. Fisher, by writer (and SE contributor!) Anne Zimmerman. More

An A to Z of M. F. K.

A, in M. F. K. Fisher's case, is not for appleā€”it's for dining alone. The full text of her 1949 series An Alphabet for Gourmets is now available online, appropriately enough, on Gourmet.com. W is for wanton.... More

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