About Lisa Fain

Lisa Fain | Homesick Texan

Lisa Fain is the James Beard Award-winning writer behind the regional food blog Homesick Texan. She is also the author of The Homesick Texan Cookbook, The Homesick Texan’s Family Table, and Queso: Regional Recipes for the World’s Favorite Chile-Cheese Dip. Her work has been featured in many publications including The New York Times, The New Yorker, Parade, Southern Living, and Texas Monthly, and she also has photos in the permanent collections of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and The Library of Congress. A seventh-generation Texan, Lisa currently lives in New York City.