Robby Melvin

Robby Melvin was the test kitchen director at Southern Living magazine and senior recipe developer/tester for Dotdash Meredith Food Studios in Birmingham, Alabama. A professional chef, he can be seen demonstrating his culinary know-how on Southern Living’s YouTube cooking videos. Melvin was responsible for developing and testing recipes at the iconic Southern publication for nearly a decade.



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