Samin's first book is the New York Times Bestselling, James Beard Award-winning Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking, which is illustrated by the inimitable Wendy MacNaughton. A documentary series based on the book is now streaming on Netflix. She's also one of five food columnists for the New York Times Magazine.
Hrishikesh is a musician and podcast host/producer.
Song Exploder, which he created and launched in 2014, was named Podcast of the Year by Quartz. in 2015. Vulture called it "probably the best use of the podcast format ever," and the New York Times wrote, "In the world of beautifully produced podcasts, Song Exploder is the beacon. It's a show filled with serious lines of honesty, cinematic production and peeks inside the creative process."