Judith Choate is a writer, chef, and founder of the popular food blog Notes from Judie's Kitchen. She's authored or co-authored over 100 cookbooks, including her most recent title, An American Family Cooks. She's also consulted for celebrated chefs Charlie Trotter, David Burke, and Charlie Palmer. Choate lives in New York with her husband, photographer Steve Pool. Follow Judith Choate on Google+.