Jane and Michael Stern

Jane and Michael Stern are contributing writers at Serious Eats.
Education: Yale University
Expertise: American regional cuisine, Food and travel, Food writing
  • Jane and Michael Stern are writers who specialize in books about travel, food, and popular culture.
  • The James Beard Award-winning authors are known for their Roadfood books, website, and magazine columns.
  • For Serious Eats, they wrote a coast-to-coast culinary guide, a roster of must-eat, iconic dishes they've found throughout their 40-plus years of road-tripping.


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