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San Diego Chef's Table: Extraordinary Recipes From America's Finest City


On Saturday, Aug. 3, the Oceanside Barnes & Noble () will hold a special local author signing event. The event includes authors who write in a variety of genres, including fiction and non fiction. The authors who will be participating in the event include Erik Hendrix, Maria Desiderata Montana, Thomas Morrow, Eddie Osterland, Sarah Richmond, Masako Streling, and me.

Maria Desiderata Montana is the author of several successful San Diego food books. Maria is the publisher of San Diego Food Finds, a top online food guide. She is food and wine editor of Fine Magazine and a food critic for the San Diego Union-Tribune.


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An award-winning food and wine journalist and author of , Maria Desiderata Montana is more than your average foodie. A long-time food blogger at , she regularly contributes her food and entertainment stories to local and national publications and is currently the Food and Wine Editor of FINE Magazine. A master of crafting her own recipes, she has appeared on locally televised cooking segments to share her knowledge and culinary creations.