Maki Yazawa

Maki Yazawa is a food writer at Well+Good and a former food writer at Real Simple. Her work has appeared in Food52, Food Network, and other publications. Maki also has experience in the marketing industry, particularly within the Latin American market. Highlights: * Nearly 10 years of marketing industry experience * Former marketing supervisor at Food Network * Former freelance food writer at Food Network * Former freelance food writer at Real Simple * Former social media manager and freelance writer at the Institute of Culinary Education * Former freelance food writer at Food52 * Current food writer at Well+Good * ServSafe Certified * Vice President of the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) South Florida Chapter since May 2017

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Latest from Maki Yazawa
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chef's hat: culinary-school-tips
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tiktok holiday desserts: meringue christmas trees
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ponche crema recipe
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25 mins
Pommes Anna Potatoes
Pommes Anna
40 mins
Block of butter, close-up
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moringa health benefits
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Various kinds of seafood—fish, lobster, shrimp, octopus—served on crushed ice
The Difference Between Farm-Raised vs. Wild-Caught Seafood
Hibiscus-tea benefits
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peach in water: how to clean fruits and vegetables
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Arepas on a white plate
How to Make 3-Ingredient Venezuelan Arepas
30 mins
trader joes canned goods
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air-fryer-hard-boiled-eggs-hack: hard-boiled eggs with herbs and tomato
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Cooked frozen pizza close up
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instant pot pizza dough, surrounded by vegetables
Making Pizza Dough in Your Instant Pot Is the Perfect Weekend Cooking Project