Maria Del Mar Sacasa

Maria is an expert in food styling and recipe development, having shared her knowledge with Vogue, Better Homes & Gardens, and Serious Eats, among other publications. She is the author of three cookbooks including Summer Cocktails and The Quinoa Cookbook. She graduated from the International Culinary Institute at the top of her class.

About Better Homes & Gardens

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