Kate Palbom

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Kate Palbom

Kate Palbom is a freelance writer and content developer who believes that food is a powerful source for storytelling. She's a pizza expert and cocktail enthusiast who believes that eating is always about more than food. 


  • Six years of experience as a freelance travel journalist and food writer
  • Has contributed to Bon Appetit, Food Network Canada, Eat Drink Travel, and more.


As a travel journalist and food writer, Kate has experienced and learned about food, cooking techniques, and food culture around the world. Her work had been featured in major publications and food campaigns, including Bon Appetit, Food Network CA, Eat Drink Travel, Huffington Post, and more.


Kate has both a technical writing and psychology degree. When it comes to food, her education has come from cooking workshops, wine courses, cookbooks, and some very messy (yet ambitious) kitchen endeavors. 

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.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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