About the Author
Robin Asbell is the author of three books about cooking with whole, natural foods. Her first book, The New Whole Grains Cookbook, is filled with flavorful, beautiful food that just happens to be whole grain. Her second book, The New Vegetarian Cookbook, explores delicious meatless cuisine that even meat lovers will enjoy. The follow up is Big Vegan: Over 350 meat-free and dairy-free recipes from the author of New Vegetarian and New Whole Grains
(Chronicle Books Fall 2011).She also writes for many national magazines, such as Clean Eating, Better Homes and Gardens, Taunton's Fine Cooking, Vegetarian Times, and Real Food.
Asbell has many years of experience creating fabulous food in restaurants, and in the homes of private clients. Specializing in natural, healthy food, she works with special diets of all kinds, from gluten free to omnivorous, vegan to over-the top decadent. All those experiences feed into the books she writes and make her food exceptional. She keeps busy traveling the continent, teaching to spread the word about delicious real food.
Yvonne Duivenvoorden is a Toronto-based food, garden, and lifestyle photographer.