Carolyn Cope

A photo of Carolyn Cope, a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Monmouth County, New Jersey
Education: Princeton University, Columbia Law School, International Culinary Center
Expertise: Vegetables
  • Carolyn Cope has been blogging at Umami Girl since 2008, creating a diverse collection of recipes ranging from vegetables to cocktails.
  • Cope received a certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition from eCornell.
  • She has a degree from the International Culinary Center in New York City.


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