Emily Monaco

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Paris, France
American University In Paris
Paris IV - La Sorbonne
Food, Wine, Health & Wellness, Travel
  • Emily is a French food and culture journalist based in Paris.
  • She has over a decade of experience researching French gastronomy and terroir.
  • She is a member of Les Dames d'Escoffier's France chapter.


Emily Monaco is an American food and culture writer based in Paris. Her work has previously appeared in Atlas Obscura, Food & Wine, the BBC, EatingWell Magazine, and more. She is the managing editor of restaurant review site Paris by Mouth, where she also works as a tour guide sharing French food and wine with visitors to the French capital. She loves discovering new cheeses — and with over 1,000 in France alone, she's got her work cut out for her!


Emily Monaco earned a bachelor's degree in Global Communications from the American University in Paris.
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