Doug DuCap

  • Cookbook author
  • Author of award-winning recipes


Doug DuCap is a former writer for The Spruce. He contributed articles and recipes featuring fish and seafood for two years. He has practical experience in the food industry as a night manager and bartender.


Doug DuCap earned a bachelor of arts degree in English language and literature at State College of New Jersey.

Awards and Publications
  • "Knack Fish & Seafood Cookbook: Delicious Recipes for All Seasons" (Author)
  • "One Big Table: A Portrait of American Cooking" by Molly O'Neill (Contributor)
  • Cook-Off Semi-Finalist at the Redwood Creek Campfire Classic
  • Grand Prize Winner of the Taste of the South Recipe Competition
  • Several recipes included in the "Rings of Tradition" brochure of the Vidalia Onion Committee

Expertise: Fish and seafood
Education: State College of New Jersey
Location: Charleston, South Carolina
Title: Author and Freelance Writer

About The Spruce

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