Author Talk and Book Signing: Lee Svitak Dean and Rick Nelson

Author Talk and Book Signing: Lee Svitak Dean and…

Sunday, Dec 9, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join Lee Svitak Dean and Rick Nelson in our kitchen on Sunday, Dec. 9 for a discussion and signing of their new book, The Great Minnesota Cookie Book: Award-Winning Recipes from the Star Tribune’s Holiday Cookie Contest.  A celebration of the rich traditions, creativity, and taste of the region, The Great Minnesota Cookie Book collects the best-loved recipes and baking lore from fifteen years of the Star Tribune’s popular holiday cookie contest.  Cookbooks on sale starting at 11:30am.  This event is free and open to the public.

Lee Svitak Dean is the longtime food editor at the Star Tribune, where she has guided the Taste section to multiple James Beard Awards, an Emmy, and recognition as “Best Food Section.” She is author of Come One, Come All: Easy Entertaining with Seasonal Menus.

Minnesota native Rick Nelson has been writing about restaurants and food at the Star Tribune since 1998. He is a James Beard Award winner and his work has been featured in four editions of the annual Best Food Writing anthology, which highlights the best in American food journalism.