About Chef Vanessa Seder
Vanessa is a chef, food stylist, recipe developer, teacher, author and co-founder of the culinary design collaborative Relish & Co. She has been featured on several radio programs, including WGAN News Radio and NPR’s Faith Middleton Food Schmooze and has appeared on NBC Portland’s 207 and Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family. A graduate of the Institute of Culinary Education, Vanessa has developed numerous recipes for Real Simple, All You, Health, Cooking Light, Hannaford’s Fresh, Ladies Home Journal—where she previously served as an associate food editor—and her own book, Secret Sauces, which received Honorable Mention at the 2018 Readable Feast Awards. As a food stylist, Vanessa’s work has ranged from television to print and included national brands such as Perdue Farms, Barney Butter and Coleman’s Mustard. She currently lives with her family in Portland, Maine, where she is always cooking up new ways to lend her expertise to burgeoning chefs.