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Charlie Trotter, Excellence-ist chef, his quote "I believe in focusing on details"

Charlie Trotter


Is Charlie Trotter Alive and Well?

b. Wilmette, Illinois 1959
d. Chicago, Illinois 2013



  • Charlie Trotter’s | Chicago.
    Restaurant Charlie | Las Vegas. C. Los Cabos, Mexico.


  • Cookbook - Charlie Trotter’s a series


  • The Kitchen Sessions
  • Love, Charlie - Documentary
  • The Trotter Project

Reference Materials On Display

  • Menu - 1990 AIWF Dinner
  •  Book - Charlie Trotter’s
  •  Book - Charlie Trotter’s Desserts

Additional Resource

American Regional Cuisines - Food Culture and Cooking | Chapter 9  The Central Farmlands & Cities