About Anna Thomas

Anna Thomas wrote The Vegetarian Epicure in 1973 while a graduate student at UCLA. It became a phenomenal success, is widely acknowledged as the book that brought pleasure to vegetarians cuisine, and, together with The Vegetarian Epicure, Book Two (1978) and The New Vegetarian Epicure (1996), has created a devoted following. Anna writes, cooks, and hikes in the Ojai Valley in California. @annathomascooks

A white platter with nine roasted carrots covered in carrot top pesto.

Carrot Top Pesto

No more tossing those frilly green carrot tops in the trash. Here’s how you can turn those lovely green carrot tops into something to dress up the carrots they came with.