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Jamie Schler is a writer specializing in food and culture. An American living in France and Italy for more than 25 years, her multicultural home and kitchen are the source for her cooking and her writing. She has spoken at conferences and events around the globe and has been published and featured in publications both in print and online. She is part of the team behind the From Plate to Page Food Writing & Photography workshops where she is writing instructor.

By Jamie Schler

Florida ‘space coast’ cuisine rooted in laid-back lifestyle

For someone who was always hungry, I never paused between mouthfuls of steamed shrimp and wedges of Indian River oranges long enough to consider the culinary heritage of the place of my youth. History, people and geography define regional food. What I saw around me on the east coast of Florida didn’t quite add up …

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