- 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.
For any food lover who’s ever heard the call of the open road, Jane and Michael Stern have been trusted, trailblazing guides for over 40 years. As the authors of dozens of book and the creators of the Roadfood website, the James Beard Award-winning authors have worked to both preserve and celebrate regional American dishes from coast-to-coast, ensuring that whether someone is tooling through Tulsa or rounding the bend outside of Boston, they’ll know just where to taste the most authentic, local flavors imaginable.
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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