About Erin Coopey

Erin Coopey

Erin Coopey is a chef, writer, and photographer in Seattle, WA. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America at Greystone in St. Helena, CA, Coopey shares her love of food as a cooking instructor at South Seattle Community College. The Kitchen Pantry Cookbook is her first book.@glorifiedhomechef

A bowl of homemade yellow mustard next to a wooden spoon filled with mustard seeds.

Homemade Yellow Mustard

Why make your own mustard? Because you can. And if that’s not reason enough, there’s no comparison between this and the store-bought stuff. Enough said.

A dollop of homemade tartar sauce on a piece of newspaper with fried fish and a lemon wedge beside it.

Homemade Tartar Sauce

Commercial tartar sauce tends to be crammed full of sugar and corn syrup and preservatives. Not this little homemade lovely.

Homemade Vegetable Chips

Homemade Vegetable Chips

Terra who? This DIY rendition tastes exponentially better than what you can buy in a bag yet costs colossally less.