Renu Dhar

Renu Dhar
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Renu is a personal chef, culinary instructor, and a food blogger who is totally nerdy about spice. She enjoys developing recipes that take classical dishes and ingredients and elevate them to meet today’s dietary and socio-economic needs. She is a food anthropologist and derives her culinary inspiration from her travels around the world.


  • Renu has been writing for The Spruce Eats in September 2020.
  • She has been an avid food blogger and writer for the past 10+ years and regularly publishes her work at ​
  • Renu is a classically trained professional chef from the Cook Street School of Culinary Arts in Denver. She also has a degree in Business and Commerce from Kashmir University.



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