Jennifer Bartoli is the voice, recipe developer, photographer and stylist behind Chocolate Shavings. A trained culinary expert, she’s the co-founder of Sprig Creative, a Toronto-based food content agency. Prior to launching her agency. Jennifer worked as Food Editor for Canadian Living magazine for just shy of 5 years, helping lead the food strategy for the magazine’s food pages. She’s worked for publications and food brands such as Loblaws, Style at Home, Best Health and Clean Eating.
Born and raised in Paris, France you could say good food came with the genes, and it probably did! Jennifer moved to New York City — after obtaining her Political Science Bachelors from McGill University — to obtain her chef’s degree from the International Culinary Center. She’s been working in the food realm ever since, all while documenting her kitchen creations on this blog.
Jennifer currently resides in Toronto with her partner, and her rambunctious kitten, Nutmeg.