Food Clubs/Critics Themed Cozy Mystery Series

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Below you'll find cozy mystery series that have a Food Clubs or Food Critics theme. Please feel free to suggest a series that we may have missed.
Clueless Cook Mystery Series by Liz Lipperman

Liz Lipperman aka Liz Roth writes the Clueless Cook Mystery Series (Jordan McAllister Mystery series) which started in 2011 and is set in Texas. It features Jordan McAllister who is an inexperienced Newspaper Food Critic.

Liz Lipperman also writes the Dead Sister Talking Mystery series...

Cookbook Nook Mystery Series by Daryl Wood Gerber

Daryl Wood Gerber aka Avery Ames writes the Cookbook Nook Mystery series which started in July 2013 and takes place in California. It features Jenna Hart who is an avid reader, admitted foodie, and owner of a cookbook store in picturesque coastal California.

Dinner Club Mystery Series

Linda Wilken (aka Erika Chase) writes the Dinner Club Mystery Series which started in July 2016. It features Event planner Jennifer “J.J.” Tanner. J.J. Tanner is an event planner by day and a burgeoning foodie by night. She’s recently joined a local group of friends who take turns hosting...

Farmer's Daughter Mystery Series

Peg Cochran writes the Farmer's Daughter Mystery Series which starts in September 2016 and is set in Michigan. On her blog, The Farmer’s Daughter, Shelby McDonald is growing her audience as she posts recipes, gardening tips, and her experiences raising two kids and running Love Blossom Farm in...

Food Festival Mystery Series by Penny Warner

Penny Pike (aka Penny Warner) writes the Food Festival Mystery series which started in August 2014 and is set in California. It features restaurant reviewer Darcy Burnett who gets served a pink slip from the San Francisco Chronicle. Now she needs to come up with an alternative recipe for success...

Gourmet Girl Mystery Series by Jessica Conant-Park

The Gourmet Girl Mystery Series started in 2007 and takes place in Boston, Massachusetts. It features Chloe Carter, food connoisseur, aimless grad student, and resilient survivor of failed romances . . . Chloe Carter is forever on a quest for the perfect meal and the perfect man. Getting both...

Hayley Powell Food and Cocktail Mysteries by Lee Hollis

This series started in 2012 and takes place in Bar Harbor, Maine. It features single mom, Hayley Powell. Hayley is the new food writer at the Island Times... the only problem is she's an office manager, not a writer. Hayley needs the money so agrees to take the new position. Hayley finds plenty...

Key West Food Critic by Lucy Burdette

Lucy Burdette writes the Key West Food Critic series which started in 2012 and takes place in Key West Florida. It features Hayley Snow. Hayley Snow's life always revolved around food. But when she applies to be a food critic for a Key West style magazine, she discovers that her new boss would...

Mint Julep Mysteries by Sharman Ramsey

Sharman Ramsey writes the Mint Julep Mysteries which started in 2014. It is set on Waverly, a plantation in Cox County, Alabama, and introduces a multicultural community unique to the region. Two newly widowed sisters, Dabney Palmer Rankin and, New Orleans cardiologist, Dr. Sophia Palmer Ransom...

Noshes Up North Mystery Series by Mary Grace Murphy

Mary Grace Murphy writes the Noshes Up North Mystery series which started in January 2014 and is set in Wisconsin. It features Nell Bailey, a retired teacher who struggles with her weight. She decides to start a food blog and restaurant review site that gets her involved in murders.

Supper Club Series by J. B. Stanley

J.B. Stanely aka Ellery Adams writes the Supper Club Mystery series. James "Professor Puff" Henry may as well have "loser" stamped on his forehead. Divorced, overweight, shy, and living at home, he relies on books and his favorite snack -- cheese puffs -- for sweet relief from his problems. A...