Samantha Jacobs

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Purchase College (SUNY), Manhattanville College
Mexican Food, Vegetarian Dishes, Popular Food Product Trivia
  • Samantha is an avid home cook who loves experimenting with new cuisines.
  • Grocery shopping is practically a hobby for her.
  • She is a hot sauce connoisseur who is always on the hunt for new flavors.


Samantha is a freelance writer who enjoys researching the history behind America's favorite grocery store products and restaurants. She joined the MegaMenu team in 2022 as a features writer. In her spare time, she enjoys perfecting new recipes and perusing the aisles of her local Trader Joe's.


Samantha has a B.A. in creative writing from Purchase College, and an MFA in creative writing from Manhattanville College.
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