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Rick Tramonto
Richard Michael "Rick" Tramonto (born May 30, 1963) is a Chicago chef and cookbook author. He was executive chef and partner in Tru (restaurant), Tru, a contemporary fine-dining restaurant from Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises. Biography A native of Rochester, New York, Tramonto began his culinary career working in a Wendy's, Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers. He later worked in New York City and London, England. In 1994, while at Trio in Evanston, Illinois, Tramonto was named among ''Food & Wine Magazine's'' Top Ten Best New Chefs. In 1999, he opened Tru with culinary partner Gale Gand and Rich Melman of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises. Tramonto and his partners at Tru won the 2007 James Beard Foundation Award for Service. Tramonto was named the "Best Chef: Midwest Region" by The James Beard Foundation in 2002. At this time, Rick was also a featured chef on Great Chef television, appearing in episodes of Great Chefs of America, Great Chefs - Great Cities, Top Chef, Top Chef Ma ...
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Rochester, New York
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Great Chefs - Great Cities
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American Chefs
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Writers From Chicago
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1963 Births
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John Folse
John David Folse (born July 9, 1946) is an American chef, restaurant owner, and television host. A lifelong resident of Louisiana, he is seen as a leading authority on Cajun cuisine, Cajun and Louisiana Creole cuisine, Creole cuisine and culture. Early life Folse was born on July 9, 1946 in St. James Parish, Louisiana, on the German Coast of the Mississippi River. Restaurants and other ventures In 1978, Folse opened Jean Lafitte, Lafitte's Landing Restaurant in the historic Viala Plantation House in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, Donaldsonville in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, Ascension Parish south of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Baton Rouge. In 2002, Bittersweet Plantation Dairy opened, and offers a full line of fresh and aged cheeses, butters, yogurts and ice cream. In November 2019, Folse opened Folse Market in the state-of-the-art New Orleans International Airport. As the anchor restaurant of Concourse C, Folse Market serves a traditional taste of New Orleans cuisine to travelers. T ...
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Bravo (US TV Channel)
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Mario Batali
Mario Francesco Batali (born September 19, 1960) is an American chef A chef is a trained professional Cook (profession), cook and tradesman who is proficient in all aspects of outline of food preparation, food preparation, often focusing on a particular cuisine. The word "chef" is derived from the term ''chef ..., writer and restaurateur A restaurateur ( ; ) is a person who opens and runs restaurants professionally. Although over time the term has come to describe any person who owns a restaurant, traditionally it refers to a highly skilled professional who is proficient in all .... Batali co-owned restaurants in New York City New York, often called New York City to distinguish it from New York State New York is a state State may refer to: Arts, entertainment, and media Literature * ''State Magazine'', a monthly magazine published by the U.S. Department of ...; Las Vegas Las Vegas (; Spanish Spanish may refer to: * Items from or related to Spa ...
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America
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Wheeling, Illinois
Wheeling is a village in Cook County, Illinois, Cook and Lake County, Illinois, Lake counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. A suburb of Chicago, it is primarily in Cook County, approximately northwest of downtown Chicago. The population was 37,648 at the 2010 United States Census, 2010 census. Wheeling is named for Wheeling, West Virginia. Geography According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of , of which (or 97.26%) is land and (or 2.74%) is water. Climate The climate in Wheeling can be classified as temperate climate, temperate. Winters are usually very cold and snowy. Summers are often hot and humid, but can be pleasantly warm as well. Precipitation is uniformly distributed throughout the year. Demographics At the 2010 United States Census, 2010 census there were 34,496 people, 13,280 households, and 8,459 families living in the village. The population density was 4,106.5 people per square mile (1,585.6/km²). There were 13,697 housing units at an ave ...
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Iron Chef America
''Iron Chef America'' is an American cooking show based on Fuji Television's ''Iron Chef'', and is the second American adaptation of the series, following the failed ''Iron Chef USA'' that aired in 2001. The show is produced by Food Network, which also carried a dubbed version of the original ''Iron Chef''. Like the original Japanese program, the program is a culinary game show. In each episode, a new challenger chef competes against one of the resident "Iron Chefs" in a one-hour cooking competition based on a secret ingredient or ingredients, and sometimes theme. The show is presented as a successor to the original ''Iron Chef'', as opposed to being a remake. The Chairman is portrayed by actor and martial artist Mark Dacascos, who is introduced as the nephew of the original Japanese chairman Takeshi Kaga. The commentary is provided solely by Alton Brown and Kevin Brauch is the floor reporter. The music is written by composer Craig Marks, who released the soundtrack titled "I ...
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