Tara Austen Weaver writes about food, travel, culture, and the environment. She is the author of The Butcher & The Vegetarian (2010), Orchard House: How a Neglected Garden Taught One Family to Grow (2015), and writes the award-winning blog Tea & Cookies. In addition to Serious Eats, she’s written for Edible San Francisco, San Francisco Magazine, Food & Wine, Chow, The Kitchn, and Edible Seattle.
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