Jessie Sheehan

Jessie Sheehan
Title: Cookbook Author and Recipe Developer
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Education: Barnard College

Jessie is a recipe developer, baker, food writer, and cookbook author. She loves making simple, old-school, easy-peasy sweets more than just about anything else and is particularly fond of chocolate pudding and any and all pies topped with toasted meringue. 


  • Author of "The Vintage Baker" and "Icebox Cakes"
  • Contributor to multiple food publications such as Epicurious, Food52, The Kitchn, Chowhound, and more



About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

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