Amy Sherman

Amy Sherman - Editor

San Francisco, CA, USA

I'm a writer who specializes in food and travel content. I've edited books, written books as well as copy for web, packaging and blogs.

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Overview

I have lots of experience both writing books and editing them. I've worked on wine books, diet cookbooks, branded books and more. My experience going through the process as a writer and an editor informs my work and allows me to help shepherd writers from concept to creation.

I work very collaboratively and am always open to feedback. I look forward to helping you see your project through to successful completion!
Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits
Works with
WordPress

Work experience

Freelance writer and editor

Self-employed
April, 2003 – Present (almost 18 years)

I write package and catalog copy, web content, articles, posts, collateral, cookbooks, etc. Clients include British Airways, Chase Sapphire, Hertz, Dollar,, ezCater, Williams Sonoma, Whole Foods, SuperValu, Niman/Columbus Salami, Just (Hampton Creek), Pacific Northwest Canned Pears, Zespri Kiwi, Zagat, etc.

Portfolio (7 selected works)

Bone Broth: 101 Essential Recipes & Age-Old Remedies to Heal Your Body

Quinn Farrar Wilson

Discover the amazing natural healing powers of bone broth, the ancient cure-all that is making waves as today's newest health food trend. The miracle broth has been said to heal inflammation, improve skin, aid digestion, and strengthen joints, among a long list of other wellness benefits. While hotspots from New York City to Portland are dishing out cups of bone broth for upwards of $9 a piece... read more

Discover the amazing natural healing powers of bone broth, the ancient cure-all that is making waves as today's newest health food trend. The miracle broth has been said to heal inflammation, improve skin, aid digestion, and strengthen joints, among a long list of other wellness benefits. While hotspots from New York City to Portland are dishing out cups of bone broth for upwards of $9 a piece... read more

The DASH Diet for Beginners: The Guide to Getting Started

Arcas Publishing

Shed pounds and improve your health with the DASH diet, ranked #1 in "Best Diets Overall" by U.S. News & World Report.The DASH diet is the last diet you will ever need to go on. The DASH diet is a scientifically proven way to permanently reduce blood pressure and lose weight. Designed by top researchers at major institutions such as Harvard Medical School, the DASH diet is an easy-to-follow di... read more

Shed pounds and improve your health with the DASH diet, ranked #1 in "Best Diets Overall" by U.S. News & World Report.The DASH diet is the last diet you will ever need to go on. The DASH diet is a scientifically proven way to permanently reduce blood pressure and lose weight. Designed by top researchers at major institutions such as Harvard Medical School, the DASH diet is an easy-to-follow di... read more

All-in-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two: One-Pot Meals You'll Both Love

Janet A. Zimmerman

With one-pot meals specifically designed for duos, the All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two is your ultimate solution to unwanted leftovers.Many Dutch oven cookbooks offer recipes meant to serve 6 or more. But why overspend on pricey ingredients or waste time in the kitchen you’re only cooking for two? The All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two will show you how to create the wholesome, deli... read more

With one-pot meals specifically designed for duos, the All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two is your ultimate solution to unwanted leftovers.Many Dutch oven cookbooks offer recipes meant to serve 6 or more. But why overspend on pricey ingredients or waste time in the kitchen you’re only cooking for two? The All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two will show you how to create the wholesome, deli... read more

The Mediterranean Table: Simple Recipes for Healthy Living on the Mediterranean Diet

Sonoma Press

Send your taste buds travelling with fresh and healthy recipes from The Mediterranean Table.In the age of detoxes and elimination diets, it’s easy to forget that you can enjoy flavorful, satisfying food and live a more healthful life. Offering some of most nourishing and delicious cuisine in the world, The Mediterranean Table is your go-to source for transitioning to the natural, simple lifest... read more

Send your taste buds travelling with fresh and healthy recipes from The Mediterranean Table.In the age of detoxes and elimination diets, it’s easy to forget that you can enjoy flavorful, satisfying food and live a more healthful life. Offering some of most nourishing and delicious cuisine in the world, The Mediterranean Table is your go-to source for transitioning to the natural, simple lifest... read more

Paleo for Beginners: The Guide to Getting Started

Sonoma Press

"Hollywood's hottest diet just got a whole lot easier (and tastier!) with the introduction of this handy Paleo cookbook."—Closer Weekly MagazineRecent scientific studies have proven the superior health benefits of a Paleo diet. Paleo cuts out unhealthy modern foods like grains, sugars, and processed products, and replaces them with only the freshest, healthiest, and most nutrient-packed foods.... read more

"Hollywood's hottest diet just got a whole lot easier (and tastier!) with the introduction of this handy Paleo cookbook."—Closer Weekly MagazineRecent scientific studies have proven the superior health benefits of a Paleo diet. Paleo cuts out unhealthy modern foods like grains, sugars, and processed products, and replaces them with only the freshest, healthiest, and most nutrient-packed foods.... read more

WinePassport: Portugal: The Handy Guide to Portuguese Wines

Amy Sherman

Handy guide to Portuguese Wines

Handy guide to Portuguese Wines

A Microwave, A Mug, A Meal

Amy Sherman

Cook tasty nutritious meals, appetizers and desserts―one serving at a time. Forget all those fancy cooking accessories. You can make a tasty, nutritious meal with just a mug and a microwave oven! Cook a Chicken Enchilada Pie in 5 minutes and Double Chocolate Cake for dessert in just over 2 minutes! Comforting main dishes, appetizers, side dishes, and desserts can all be made quickly and easily... read more

Cook tasty nutritious meals, appetizers and desserts―one serving at a time. Forget all those fancy cooking accessories. You can make a tasty, nutritious meal with just a mug and a microwave oven! Cook a Chicken Enchilada Pie in 5 minutes and Double Chocolate Cake for dessert in just over 2 minutes! Comforting main dishes, appetizers, side dishes, and desserts can all be made quickly and easily... read more

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