Jesse Raub

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Title: Commerce Writer
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Education: Columbia College Chicago
Expertise: Coffee, Tea

Jesse Raub is the Commerce Writer for Serious Eats. He joined in the summer of 2022 with a focus on testing coffee equipment and other kitchen gadgets. Jesse has been writing for over a decade as a freelancer, and spent 15 years working in sales and education in the specialty coffee industry.


  • Jesse has been featured in a variety of music publications, like Alternative Press and Lambgoat, as well as Vulture.
  • He earned a B.A. in Fiction Writing from Columbia College Chicago in 2006.



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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