Adriana Velez

Location: Westchester County, New York
Education: Brigham Young University, Hunter College
Expertise: Food and Culture, Wellness
  • Adriana Velez was a senior editor at The Spruce Eats.
  • Previously food editor for both Thrillist and SheKnows.
  • She has written for Elemental, Bon Appétit, GQ, Lifehacker, and Prevention.


About Serious Eats

Serious Eats, a Dotdash brand, is an award-winning food and drink website visited by over 7 million hungry readers every month. Our audience comes to us for rigorously tested recipes, science-driven cooking techniques, robust equipment reviews, and stories that offer cultural and historical context to the foods we love to eat.

Dotdash is among the largest and fastest growing publishers online, and has won over 50 awards in the last year alone, including Digiday's 2020 Publisher of the Year. Dotdash brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Simply Recipes, Serious Eats, Byrdie, Brides, MyDomaine, Lifewire, TripSavvy,, and TreeHugger.

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