• Reflections

    The Spirit of Words

    Literary history has long been intertwined with imbibing. Contributor Nicole Gulotta examines the good, the bad and the misguided outcomes of some of the world’s most famous writers.

  • Profiles

    The World on an Oyster

    In California’s Tomales Bay, Zane Finger and his Hog Island Oyster Company work to cultivate a welcome environment for a truly sustainable source of protein––and pleasure.

  • Coffee Culture

    Tim Wendelboe and the Art of Coffee Farming

    In Oslo, Norway, coffee roaster and entrepreneur Tim Wendelboe examines all angles of the industry’s past, present and future.

  • Profiles

    The Business of Cooking Up a New Book

    In Emeryville, California, Senior Editor Emily Timberlake takes us through the world of creating cookbooks with Ten Speed Press.

  • Beer & Wine

    The Bruery: The Art of Craft Beer

    Located in Orange County, CA, The Bruery has established itself in the craft beer industry with exceptional barrel aged and experimental ales.

Origins of a Dry Era

Prohibition Examined: Chapter I

In the first installment of her Prohibition exploration, contributor Ziza Bauer explores the origins and history behind its implementation.

Read More
Profiles

Roots: Finding Refuge in Afghan Cuisine

  • More Stories

    Every week you can find exclusive culinary stories from around the globe published here on Life & Thyme.

    View More
  • Print Magazine

    In addition to publishing stories online every week, we publish a quarterly print magazine with exclusive stories documenting food culture around the globe.

    Order Your Copy
  • Contribute

    Life & Thyme provides a platform for showcasing culinary storytelling from around the world. We encourage writers, photographers, and filmmakers to contribute their stories onto Life & Thyme in an effort to document food culture.

    Contact Us