Tara Austen Weaver

Tara Austen Weaver is a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Seattle, Washington
Education: Mills College
Expertise: Food Culture, Travel
  • Tara writes about food, travel, culture, and the environment.
  • Author of two books: The Butcher & The Vegetarian (2010) and Orchard House (2015).
  • In addition to Serious Eats, she’s written for Edible San Francisco, San Francisco Magazine, Food & Wine, Chow, Kitchn, and Edible Seattle.


About Serious Eats

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