María del Mar Cuadra

A headshot of Maria del Mar Cuadra, a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Education: Northwestern University, International Culinary Center
Expertise: Food Styling, Recipe Development
  • María del Mar Cuadra is a food stylist, recipe developer, and art director.
  • She has written three cookbooks and worked for America's Test Kitchen.
  • She wrote the popular columns "Let Them Eat Cake" and "Sandwiched" for Serious Eats.


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