Summer Rylander

Summer Rylander
Title: Freelance Food and Travel Writer
Expertise: Food, Home, Lifestyle, Kitchen Products

Summer's work has been published in Food & Wine, Allrecipes, Travel + Leisure, HuffPost, Stylist, Salon, and more. She's an avid home cook and sourdough bread baker who enjoys testing kitchen tools, researching food history, and talking with culinary experts.


Summer is a food, cooking, and travel enthusiast who has been writing about food since 2018. She enjoys researching food history and learning about destinations through culinary traditions. Summer moved from the United States to Germany in late 2015 and, when she's not writing or traveling, she's often found in the kitchen, tinkering with cooking tools or fussing over a fermentation project.

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