About Lora Zarubin

Lora Zarubin

Lora Zarubin is the food editor at House & Garden magazine and the author of the James Beard award-winning I Am Almost Always Hungry. She grew up cooking alongside her grandmothers, and food has been her passion ever since. She founded Good Food Catering in California in 1982, and a decade later, opened her eponymous restaurant, Lora, in New York’s Greenwich Village.

White bowl of spinach and arugula risotto on a green background

Spinach and Arugula Risotto

This risotto, straight from Rome, gets its flavor and color from spinach, arugula, and parsley. Its smoothness is a product of butter, cream, and cheese.

  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 2
Macaron

Cream-Filled Macarons

These perfect little meringue cookies sandwich a whipped cream filling and are so airy they actually melt in your mouth–they’re that delicate.

  • 1 H
  • 3 H, 20 M
  • 5