Rose Previte is the owner of two of Washington, DC’s acclaimed restaurants: Compass Rose and the Michelin-starred Maydān. Maydān quickly earned coveted spots on many national “Best New Restaurants in America” lists, including Bon Appetit, Food & Wine, GQ,and Eater; was named a James Beard Award Semifinalist for Best New Restaurant in 2018; and earned a Michelin Star in 2019. She lives in Washington, DC. Marah Stets is a bestselling cookbook writer and editor. Her culinary career began in France, where she helped run culinary courses, organized countryside excursions, and provided French-to-English translation at La Varenne, Anne Willan’s acclaimed cooking school. In the mid-1990s she moved to New York to work on the 1997 edition of the Joy of Cooking.She has co-authored New York Times bestsellers, Washington Post “Best Cookbook of the Year” selections, and James Beard and IACP cookbook award finalists and winners. Stets lives in Washington, DC.