In 2017, Reina Gascon-Lopez began The Sofrito Mission to share her love of cooking with family and friends. As a Puerto Rican raised within the South, Reina explores each her multiracial background and cultures by meals and writing. Cooking elevated homestyle and luxury meals, Reina’s recipes are adequate to make her grandmother proud and fancy sufficient to serve to firm. Bridging the cultures of her Afro-Caribbean, Latin, and Southern upbringing permits for creativity within the kitchen together with her flavorful and scrumptious recipes and digital cookbooks that her readers get pleasure from. Reina at the moment resides in Charleston, South Carolina. When she’s not busy cooking within the kitchen, she enjoys spending time together with her rescue canine, gardening, gathering cookbooks, and scouring the web for fan theories about her favourite films and TV exhibits.