Ina Garten is a best-selling cookbook author, food writer and former owner of Barefoot Contessa specialty food store. She demonstrates how to entertain with simplicity, style and fun. From her home in the Hamptons, New York, Garten shares great tips for make-ahead meals, preparing fabulous food and hosting memorable parties.
In 1978, Ina found herself working in the White House on nuclear energy policy and thinking, "There's got to be more to life than this!" She saw an ad for a small food store for sale in The Hamptons. Two months later she found herself the owner of Barefoot Contessa, a 400-sq.-ft. specialty food store with employees.Read More