- A freelance writer with over 20 years of experience.
- From a family with Portuguese roots and a strong background in the authentic cuisine of Portugal.
Wendy Ponte is a former writer for The Spruce Eats. Her focus was on Portuguese food and the culture surrounding the country's cuisine. Drawing from her family's heritage, Ponte wrote recipes and useful tips regarding ingredients that are central to Portugal's famous foods.
Ponte is a graduate of Boston University. She also attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as well as Hunter College for graduate work.
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