About the Author
Inducted into the Who's Who of Food and Beverage in America, DORIE GREENSPAN is the author of the James Beard Award-winning Baking: From My Home to Yours. She worked with Jean-Georges Vongerichten in his first U.S. kitchen and was "Elle "magazine's first food writer, recipe tester, and translator. With Pierre Herm , Dorie wrote "Desserts by Pierre Herm ", winner of an IACP Cookbook of the Year Award, and "Chocolate Desserts by Pierre Herm ", winner of the Gourmand prize for best cookbook in the English language. A contributing editor for Parade, a long-time special correspondent for "Bon App tit", and frequent guest on NPR's "All Things Considered" and The Splendid Table, Dorie lives in Paris, New York, and Westbrook, Connecticut.
Richardson is an award-winning photographer.