Writer, cooking teacher, television host, and author of an award-winning book, Amelia Saltsman is passionate about getting everyone into the kitchen.

Strawberries are back in season! And that means it's time to make these lovely, simple Strawberry Shortcakes -- perhaps the most perfect spring dessert ever.


Farmers’ Market Tour Santa Monica, CA
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Tour with Amelia
KCRW 89.9 Good Food
Market Report
Saturday, June 12, 2015
11 a..m.

Cooking Demo on Steroids

I’m still feeling the glow from the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market 30th Anniversary celebrations. Thank you Suzanne Goin, Roxana Jullapat, Erika Nakamura, Amelia Posada, Mike Cirone, Jerry Rutiz, and Marcie Jimenez! Our day of cooking demonstrations at the market so perfectly expressed what a good market offers: amazing fruits, vegetables, and meats—the “whole plate”—and the tools to help shoppers put all those ingredients to use.

SMFM 30th Anniversary Demos

Our merry band represented all manner of approaches to food and farmers’ markets, from home cook to brilliant chef and from rancher to orchard whisperer. Continue reading Cooking Demo on Steroids