Karen Hart

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Alexandria, VA
Cooking Tips & Tricks, Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Comfort Foods
  • Karen joined the Tasting Table news team in 2022.
  • She has written dozens of articles for the food site, but her favorite article so far is "The Bourbon Brand Ulysses S. Grant May Have Drunk By The Glassful."
  • Karen is currently cooking her way through Nigella Lawson's "Nigella Bites."


Karen has worked as a professional writer for over two decades, most recently for Tasting Table and Mashed. She freelanced for the Washington Post, writing for its retired Sunday Source, as well as the D.C. Examiner. When she isn't trying the newest ice cream spot in town with her kids, she is watching Premier League Soccer.


Karen has a B.A. in English Literature.
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