Working at Umami

Umami is currently looking for contributors

Contributor Posting
Are you a compelling storyteller who has something to say about the world of food?  Umami is a digital publishing and lifestyle company that is currently looking for great storytellers who can tell the story of food through written articles, recipes, pictures, and video.

At Umami we take a holistic approach to food and food related content.  We’re looking for contributors who have something to say and who can say it in an interesting way.  We truly believe in compelling content and are building our business as a way to support our contributors’ passion and creativity.  Our goal is to become the essential publication for people who are interested in food.  Check out the full contributor job posting for more information.

If you’re interested, send us a letter saying why you want to be a contributor, along with two work samples, and a resume to [email protected]

You can find out more about working at Umami on our Contributors page.


Geese flying in formation
Daniel Swenson-Klatt | October 14, 2016

The V formation itself is a thing of beauty.  I understand that on long journeys one person cannot be expected to carry the full weight and responsibility.  When it is shared, the burden is lighter, the investment is deeper, and there is a benefit to having a range of experience to draw upon. 


Caramelized Onion White Bean Dip
Laura Burrack | January 2, 2017

This creamy white bean dip is a delicious and healthy appetizer with a touch of sweetness from the caramelized onions that is perfect for serving with crackers or vegetables. 



Persimmon pudding
Mark Hinds | January 12, 2017

With its warm fall flavors, a hint of cinnamon, and creamy texture persimmon pudding is a delicious dessert everyone should try.