Best-selling food writer, journalist and cook


Niki Segnit

Niki Segnit is the award-winning author of The Flavour Thesaurus and its ground-breaking follow-up, Lateral Cooking, published in September 2018. Translated into fourteen languages, The Flavour Thesaurus has been called “a masterpiece” (Sunday Times), “superb” (Guardian) and “the smartest, most original compendium I’ve come across in donkey’s years” (Regina Schrambling). Niki has written for the Times, the Guardian, and 1843 magazine.

Upcoming events

The Drapers Arms, Islington – 18 September 2019

Cheltenham Literary Festival – 8 October

Harvard Bookstore, Cambridge, MA – 16 November

The Book House, Millburn, NJ – 17 November

92Y, NYC – 18 November

Politics & Prose, Washington DC – 20 November

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