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Pitch Slam 1-on-1: Food & Wine

Food & Wine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin meets four writers and hopes to hear adventurous ideas

2. What the Editor Wants (5:57)

Table of Contents

  1. Crib Sheet (PDF) PDF
    Download this outline and use it to take notes. Includes resources and other information.
  2. What the Editor Wants (5:57) 5:57 FREE!
    Food & Wine editor-in-chief Cowin describes how freelancers can contribute to her modern food and lifestyle mag.
  3. Speaking to sommeliers (4:24) 4:24 FREE!
    Susannah Gold pitches a feature about female sommeliers.
  4. Lobster in the Czech Republic (4:11) 4:11 FREE!
    Francine Cohen hopes a lobster fest in Prague will have Cowin drooling.
  5. The reality show star (5:08) 5:08 FREE!
    The energetic Andrea Scotting tells Cowin about her food-based reality show experience.
  6. Food school in Italy (4:53) 4:53 FREE!
    Stephanie Burton pitches Italian cooking school.
  7. Conclusion: EIC Dana Cowin (4:04) 4:04 FREE!
    Cowin explains what she thought of the writers' pitches, whether she's likely to buy any of them, and why.

Video Details

Food & Wine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin sits down with four eager writers and offers feedback on their story ideas.

Food & Wine is a modern lifestyle magazine for people who are passionate about food and adventurous about eating. It targets younger readers with trend-driven articles on restaurants, travel, kitchens, well-being, and wine. And it's freelancer-friendly. Find out how our writers fare.

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28 minutes total running time

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