Nancy Lopez-McHugh

Expertise: vegetarian cooking, food photography, spices

Nancy Lopez-McHugh is a freelance writer and photographer who specializes in spices and spicy food. She runs two blogs and has written for a variety of publications.


  • Freelance food writer and photographer
  • Author of a book on food photography and a cookbook
  • Behind the blogs Mexican Made Meatless and Spicie Foodie



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