Sara Bir

Sara Bir
Business: Sara Bir
Location: Ohio
Education: AOS in Culinary Arts, The Culinary Institute of America
Expertise: Vegan and vegetarian cuisine, Baking, Classic American cooking, Fruits, Foraging, Preservation (canning, fermentation)
  • A chef, culinary educator, and author of two cookbooks, Tasting Ohio and The Fruit Forager's Companion. The latter won a 2019 IACP Cookbook Award
  • Writing has been featured in Best Food Writing, Saveur, Lucky Peach, Ohio Magazine, and many other publications.


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