Sonya Sanford

Sonya Sanford is a chef, food stylist, and writer based out of Los Angeles. Sonya specializes in modern Jewish cooking and her culinary experiences include cheffing pop-up restaurants and private events, producing and food styling television shows and commercials, writing and developing recipes, and teaching cooking classes across LA. You can find more about Sonya and her work at www.sonyasanford.com, or follow her on Instagram @sonyamichellesanford


Articles by Sonya Sanford

Matzah Mac & Cheese Recipe

The cheesiest way to enjoy matzah during Passover.

Passover Popovers Recipe

This vintage Passover staple is making a comeback.

The Best Jewish Food in Los Angeles

Pastrami, Persian cuisine, and just about everything delicious in between.

Spice Up Dinner with These 3 Easy Tahini Sauces

These sauce are addictive and so easy to make.

Pickled Pink Turnips Recipe

They taste as good as they look.

Cabbage Schnitzel Recipe

A hearty meat-free schnitzel to enjoy all year.

Za’atar and Olive Focaccia Recipe

Perfect foccacia gets infused with Middle Eastern flavors.

The Poppy Seed Roll is Old Fashioned Jewish Perfection

This Eastern European dessert is pure comfort food.

Egyptian Golden Potato Soup Recipe

A comforting Shabbat soup from the Egyptian Jewish community.