Lauren Rothman

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Brooklyn, NY
CUNY School Of Journalism
Food Writing, Recipe Development, Health & Wellness
  • Lauren has more than ten years of experience as a food writer, and has contributed articles to outlets including Serious Eats, VICE, Food & Wine, and Epicurious.
  • A former professional chef, Lauren is an experienced recipe developer.
  • Passionate about natural health and wellness, Lauren has authored articles on the subject for Curbed, VICE, HuffPo, and other outlets.


A former professional chef and recipe developer, Lauren Rothman has been writing about food and drink for more than ten years. Having started as a lowly intern at the popular food blog Serious Eats, she has gone on to author articles for outlets including VICE, Food & Wine, Epicurious, Saveur, and others. Lauren is currently based in Oaxaca, Mexico, and you can check out her collection of food snapshots on Instagram.


Lauren earned her Masters degree at CUNY School of Journalism.
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