Andrea Lobas

Andrea Lobas - The Spruce Eats
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Education: Penn State University, The French Culinary Institute
Expertise: Recipe testing and development, event planning, writing, editing and fact checking

Andrea Lobas has been having adventures in the food industry and tech world for the past 14 years - on a winding path as a chef, writer, editor, event planner, quality assurance analyst, and project manager. Through these experiences, she has developed a keen attention to detail. She studied communications at Penn State and cooking at The French Culinary Institute (now the International Culinary Center). Andrea is happy to bring her sense of adventure into home kitchens everywhere. She lives in Pittsburgh with her husband and two children.


  • Classically trained in French culinary arts.
  • Honed eye for detail through experience in quality assurance and testing.
  • Worked with renowned chefs on prestigious events in both New York City and Pittsburgh.



About The Spruce Eats

The Spruce Eats, a Dotdash brand, is a food and drink website offering more than 15,000 tested recipes, 1,200 how-to videos, informative articles, trustworthy product recommendations, and the inspiration to help you make your best meal. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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