Isa Chandra Moskowitz
is co-author of bestselling vegan cookbooks, Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World, Veganomicon and Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar. Jessica Alba featured Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World in her Seven Secrets for a Fast Slimdown. Isa and Terry won US VegNews’s Best Vegan Cookbook Authors award three years in a row. They hosted the public access vegan cooking show The Post Punk Kitchen and were featured in the New York Times and US Public Radio.
Where do you live?
Where have you lived?
I’m originally from Brooklyn NY and I did a brief stint in Portland OR
How do you stay inspired?
By keeping my eyes, heart and mind opened. Inspiration is everywhere!
Where do you buy your cooking supplies?
Either at super fancy kitchen stores or at middle-of-nowhere dirt cheap thrift stores. Sometimes they just don’t make ‚em like they used to.
What ingredients combination are you most excited about right now?
Porcini mushrooms and anise seed.
Why do you like being an author/chef/ in 10 words or less?
The ability to mix creative new ideas with tradition.
Name something you do in your spare time.
Where would you like to travel to next?
I’ve never been to London. Thinking it’s time.
What’s your favorite TV show?
Game Of Thrones
What movie have you seen several times?
Shawshank Redemption. I have to watch it if it’s on.
Who is your favorite cartoon character?
Maggie from Love & Rockets.
Do you wear shoes when you are cooking/writing?
How do you take your coffee?
Really really strong with soy creamer and a little agave
Whom would you like to meet?