Remembering Elena Parker, Longtime Food52 Videographer, Columnist, and Friend
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Carie W. December 30, 2015
I grew up with Elena. She filled me in (after seeing me go on a Twitter rant) on using a wooden spoon to spank pomegranate seeds out of the fruit. I couldn't believe it worked! I was like, "How do you literally know EVERYTHING?!" I will miss her.
kimikoftokyo December 30, 2015
So very sad. Such talent will not be forgotten. Condolences and love to her friends and family.
Fairmount_market December 29, 2015
Such sad news. Elena was incredibly talented and creative. My condolences to her family and friends.
JanetFL December 29, 2015
So very sad and shocking. I hope that Food 52's tribute and the many warm comments bring some comfort to Elena's family.
amysarah December 29, 2015
What a terribly sad loss. I fondly remember her column here, from the early days. Deepest condolences to her family and friends.
MrsWheelbarrow December 29, 2015
I'm so sad to hear this. Elena's talent was clear from the very first. My heart goes out to her family and friends and all of you at Food52.
gingerroot December 29, 2015
So sad! I loved Elena's column and especially her Oscar posts. Sending heartfelt condolences to her loved ones.
hardlikearmour December 28, 2015
This is heartbreaking. My deepest sympathy to to Elena's family and friends. I too enjoyed her dinner and a movie column.
Greenstuff December 28, 2015
I am so sorry. Like many of us, I would have loved to have had dinner and a movie with Elena.
Bevi December 28, 2015
My condolences to Elena's family and friends. What a talented young woman, and such a sad loss.
Chef L. December 28, 2015
We are saddened by the loss of such a young lady with a promising future. Condolences to her family, friends and colleagues.
boulangere December 28, 2015
What most unfortunate news. To pass away suddenly at such a tender age - I do not know what on earth to say. Deep,condolences to her family and family of friends
Nozlee S. December 28, 2015
This is incredibly sad news. Elena's column was a delight and that Oscars dress pairing post was truly inspired.
Alexandra V. December 28, 2015
So inspired by her work with food52. She will live on through it and continue to inspire food content forever. RIP.
drbabs December 28, 2015
This is such sad news. What a talented young woman… a tragedy really. My condolences to all of you who knew and loved her.
mrslarkin December 28, 2015
Oh, such terrible news! Elena gave me the best film suggestions, and I will miss her very much. Sending hugs to all those close to her.
ChefJune December 28, 2015
This is such tragic news. My sincere condolences to her family and friends. She was such a talented young woman and shared so much with the Food52 community.
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