Kaitlyn Goalen

Location: Raleigh, NC
Education: New York University

Kaitlyn Goalen is a writer, editor and cook who’s co-written multiple cookbooks. She has contributed to Liquor.com since 2014. She is based in Raleigh, NC.


Goalen is the editor and co-founder of Short Stack Editions, a series of single-subject, digest-size cookbooks. Previously, she was an editor at Tasting Table and has contributed to a variety of publications, including Food & Wine, Garden & Gun, Southern Living and The Wall Street Journal.

Awards and Publications


Goalen has a bachelor of arts degree in food, culture and communications from New York University.

About Liquor.com

Liquor.com is dedicated to good drinking and great living. We inspire, entertain and educate anyone—and everyone—interested in what happens in the glass and out of it.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.