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About Vallery Lomas
Vallery Lomas is an attorney turned food personality. She transitioned from hobby baker and blogger to full-time foodie after winning Season 3 of ABC's Great American Baking Show. Her debut cookbook of 100 recipes will be published September 2021 by Clarkson Potter, imprint of Penguin Random House.
She is a regular contributor to Food Network Kitchen and has appeared on CNN, Fox, ABC, & NBC. Her writing and recipes have appeared in the New York Times, Food & Wine, Food 52, the cover of Better Homes & Gardens, People Magazine, and Taste. She is also a contributor to NYT Cooking.
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Popular baking personality and lawyer turned baker Vallery Lomas debuts her first baking book celebrating more than 100 recipes for everything from Apple Cider Fritters to Lemon-Honey Madeleines and Crawfish Hand Pies to her Grandma’s Million Dollar Cake. Vallery shares heirloom family recipes from her native Louisiana, time spent in Paris, The Great American Baking Show (which she famously won!), and of course sweets and breads inspired by her adopted hometown, New York City. Vallery’s “when life gives you lemons, make lemon curd” philosophy will empower legions of bakers and fans to find their inner warrior and bake their best life.
“Life Is What You Bake It is not only a collection of recipes but also an empowering book that shows us there’s often more possible than we can even imagine.”—Julia Turshen, bestselling author of Simply Julia, host of Keep Calm and Cook On podcast, and founder of Equity at the Table