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Zainab Storms is the home chef, baker, neuroscientist, world traveler, mom, and voice behind A Classic Twist. For Zainab, cooking and baking began as a grad-school hobby, a way to de-stress and express her creativity while earning her Ph.D. in neuroscience. She enjoyed experimenting with new recipes and techniques and quickly realized that, with a bit of experience and background knowledge, putting her unique spin on the recipes she loved was simple and rewarding. Now, there’s nothing she enjoys more than being spontaneous in the kitchen, guided by her own instincts and curiosity. Zainab brings that candid spirit to her site, sharing recipes inspired by her travels and the flavors she loves and showing readers how to relax and tune into their own intuition.
A Classic Twist is an online destination for readers who truly enjoy cooking and baking. Here, the kitchen is a retreat from your daily grind and every moment spent there is a chance to unwind and enjoy the process. Site creator, Zainab, brings her global perspective and love for bold flavor to each recipe, turning up the volume on everyday classics with flavors from all types of cuisines. Every time she cooks is a chance to learn and discover something great. Don’t be afraid to roll up your sleeves and get into the kitchen with her. She provides step-by-step instructions, so you can cook stress-free, turn out amazing results, and learn something new in the process. From recipes with deep, delicious flavors to guided challenges and how-tos that help you learn a new technique or update a classic recipe with a twist of your own, it’s all about seeking inspiration and cooking for the pleasure of it. So, pour a glass of wine, settle in, and let the creativity flow.