Food Writing

Stories on cooking, food and culture, food policy and politics, sustainability and urban farming, travel, and trends.

Recipe Editing and Development

Original recipes in a variety of genres, using local, seasonal ingredients as well as techniques and ingredients borrowed from a variety of traditions

Cooking Classes, Team Builds and Tours

Custom designed classes or hands-on cooking team builds in your home, office, or other location. Unique Bay Area food tours to farmers’ markets, taco trucks, ethnic enclaves, or anywhere you choose.

Menu Development and Consulting

Develop menus for your restaurant, take-out, or catering business that serve all of your customer groups and your bottom line.

Food Styling

Work with photographers and prop stylists to make your food lusciously photogenic.

Heirloom Bean Book

Store Décor Banners

Marketing Communications

Provide a clear, consistent, authoritative voice for your marketing collateral. Product descriptions that resonate with your customers and inspire them to buy.




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    The recipes and images on this site belong to Vanessa Barrington. Feel free to link here and if you’d like to use a recipe or image, please ask permission first. Thank you.