Dan Souza

Dan Souza is a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Education: Culinary Institute of America, University of Richmond
Expertise: Food Science
  • Dan Souza graduated first in his class at the Culinary Institute of America.
  • Souza joined America's Test Kitchen in 2008 as a test cook. His role grew and he was the executive editor for the James Beard Foundation Award-nominated Cook's Science and became editor-in-chief of Cook's Illustrated in 2017. He frequently contributes to America's Test Kitchen radio and television shows as an on air science expert.
  • Souza hosts a popular America's Test Kitchen show on YouTube called What's Eating Dan?


About Serious Eats

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