Alexandra Forbes

Food and Travel Writer


Alexandra Forbes is a food and travel writer based in Montreal who is best known in her native Brazil for her widely-read food column and accompanying blog, which appear in the Folha de S.Paulo, the country’s largest daily newspaper. She is the food editor at GQ Brasil and regularly contributes to Brazilian magazines such as VOGUE, CASA VOGUE, Prazeres da Mesa and
Wish Report (Brazil’s premier luxury and lifestyle magazine).

In Canada Alexandra has written for Air Canada's inflight En Route, Azure and the Toronto Star. She has also contributed to Lan's inflight In, Food & Wine, Lucky Peach , FOOL and several custom
publishing magazines. Online, her posts appear on the Portugal-based website Mesa Marcada.