Photo of Thirsty Radish founder Vanessa YoungWelcome to Thirsty Radish.

Vanessa Young is a writer, poet, recipe developer, and educator focused on the intersection of food and culture. From butchers to bakers, her family is a long line of self-taught and professional cooks. Here she shares recipes and inspires a creative, sensual approach to life in and out of the kitchen.

Vanessa is available for classes, recipe development, writing projects, and collaborations. Say hello through her contact page.

A well-rounded life. A sensual life. This is Thirsty Radish.