Daisy Martinez, star of her own public television cooking show, Daisy Cooks!, was born to mainland Puerto Rican parents in Brooklyn, where she lived in her grandmotherís house until she was five years old. She attended the French Culinary Institute and runs her own catering business, The Passionate Palate. She lives with her family in Brooklyn, New York.
Books:Daisy: Morning, Noon and Night, March 2010
Daisy Cooks!, June 2006