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Christopher Hirsheimer

Reviews by Christopher Hirsheimer


Christopher Hirsheimer served as food and design editor for Metropolitan Home magazine, and was one of the founders of Saveur magazine, where she was executive editor. She is a writer and photographer. Her pictures have illustrated more than thirty cookbooks for such notables as Julia Child, Jacques Pépin, Lidia Bastianich, Mario Batali, Rick Bayless, and Frank Stitt, as well as appearing in numerous magazines.
Christopher Hirsheimer and Melissa Hamilton opened their own studio, Canal House, in 2007. They now self-publish Canal House Cooking and continue to collaborate, photographing and designing cookbooks.
Canal House Cooking is available by subscription through their website.