Kristin Griffin

A photo of Kristin Griffin, a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon
Education: Purdue University, Connecticut College
Expertise: Pacific Northwest foodways, Seafood, New England culinary history
  • Kristin Griffin has an MFA in Fiction from Purdue University and teaches food writing at Oregon State University.
  • Griffin worked on the editorial team at America's Test Kitchen and edited cookbooks for Da Capo Lifelong Press.
  • Find her food writing at Paste Magazine, Edible Vineyard, and Portland Monthly. Griffin has been nominated for two Pushcart Prizes.


About Serious Eats

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