Safia Shakarchi

Safia Shakarchi


Safia Shakarchi is a British Iraqi food photographer, writer, stylist & creative food consultant based in London. Having originally trained as a pastry chef, she has spent the last eight years working in and with some of the UK’s most exciting bakeries and restaurants.

She was nominated for two YBFs in 2018 and shortly after she was named one of Sainsbury’s ‘Rising Stars’ of 2019. The Guardian also included her as one of the best ‘Insta-Food Follows of the Year’.

In 2022, Safia launched ‘Another Pantry’, an online recipe platform celebrating contemporary food culture & recipes from the UK food community. The project celebrates seasonal, slow and conscious cooking by releasing four recipe edits a year, encouraging us to cook with the best of the season’s produce.

Rise of Real Bread

Speaker's Corner

Join us for an all female line-up of bakers and heritage grain-growers taking real bread to the masses, and getting more diversity into our bread and our guts. Hear how they’re using local, regeneratively grown grains to produce food that nourishes their community. As more bakers and food citizens get behind the new grains movement […]