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Culinary Studies (Providence Campus): Food Writing Resources

This is a subject guide for Culinary Arts majors at Johnson & Wales University.


Biographies & Autobiographies

Food & Travel

Cookbooks & Recipes

Reviews & Critiques



This page provides examples of food writing in several different genres. All of these titles can be found at the Harborside Library.

Advice for Future Food Writers

Thinking about food writing for a living? Check out this blog posting by Amanda Hesser at Food 52.

Food Writing Resource Guides

Blogs & RSS News Feeds

Find a whole page of food blogs and news on the "Food News" page of this Culinary Studies LibGuide!

How Blogs Work has a great overview on what blogs are and how to create one.

Writing with all Five Senses

Check out this slide show from a presentation by author Kathleen Flinn at the 2010 International Food Blogger Conference.

Investigative Reporting & Journalism

Science Writing

Food & Health

Fiction & Poetry