Bridget Gleeson writer + illustrator

Food & drink

Explaining the culinary techniques of Francis Mallmann, deconstructing the national sandwich of Uruguay, remembering the food I ate on my honeymoon in Spain — and documenting a lot of coffee, wine, and ice cream along the way. Welcome to my food and drink illustrations!

(Looking for another subject? Check out my illustrations related to travel or arts & culture, or view highlights from my writing portfolio here.)

The Best Times of the Week



Getting Together with Friends


Things we ate in Spain


Anatomy of a chivito


Lunch around the world


Siete Fuegos


Coffee, coffee, coffee


Weekend breakfast options


Just a coffee for me


What I Ordered


Things We Drank in Spain


Argentine ice cream


Argentine Comfort Food



Breakfast around the world