Ann Taylor Pittman
Ann Taylor Pittman is a longtime food writer, food editor, and recipe developer who has won two James Beard Foundation Awards: one for the feature article “Mississippi Chinese Lady Goes Home to Korea” and one, with Scott Mowbray, for writing The New Way to Cook Light cookbook. At Cooking Light magazine for 20 years, she rose to oversee all food content as well as the operation of the Test Kitchen, developing thousands of gold-standard healthy recipes for print, web, and video. At Cooking Light her work was nominated for a National Magazine Award. She is also the author of Everyday Whole Grains. She has spoken at Southern Foodways Alliance events and IACP conferences. She now writes and creates recipes for Food & Wine, Southern Living, Weight Watchers, and The Kitchn. Ann lives in Birmingham, Alabama with her husband, Patrick, their teenage twin boys (the emo twins), one big slobbery dog, and one little busy dog.