Dan Souza is editor-in-chief of Cook’s Illustrated. He’s an on-screen test cook and science expert for America’s Test Kitchen and a regular contributor to public radio program The Splendid Table. Dan has contributed content to a dozen America’s Test Kitchen cookbooks, including the New York Times bestseller The Science of Good Cooking and Cook’s Science. Dan cut his culinary teeth as an apprentice in Hungary before graduating first in his class from the Culinary Institute of America. After cooking in restaurants in New York City and Boston, however, he found his true calling: helping people make great food.