Derek Rose is the Coffee and Tea Expert for The Spruce Eats. He researches various products and interviews field experts for their insight. In addition, Derek has covered topics like home goods, technology, and sports for The Spruce. He received an MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University and a BA in Communications from Marist College.
- Derek's fiction has appeared in Sixfold, Sink Hollow, the Atticus Review, and Potluck Literary Magazine. His other work has appeared in The Albany Times Union and various publications affiliated with Marist College.
- He began writing for The Spruce in February 2019
- Derek has an MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University and a BA in Communications from Marist College
Since joining The Spruce team in 2019, Derek has written about a number of topics, including home goods, technology, sports, and more. In his current role as the Coffee and Tea Expert for The Spruce eats, he researches various products, interviews field experts for their insight, and writes and edits articles.
Derek received his MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University and a BA in Communications from Marist College.
About The Spruce
The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.
For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.