Individual Author Record
Name: Alan TardiPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: 1956 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionHe was born in Chicago and grew up in Evanston, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationAlan Tardi is a freelance writer and restaurant consultant. He is a chef at restaurants including ''Chantrelle'' and ''Lafayette'', both in New York. From 1992-2001 he was the owner and chef of the restaurant ''Follonico''. He received the James Beard Award for Best Wine & Spirits Book of 2006 ("Romancing the Vine").
Titles At Your Library
Romancing the Vine: Life, Love, and Transformation in the Vineyards of Barolo
ISBN: 031235794X St. Martin's Press. 2006
Alan Tardi, former owner of Follonico in New York, describes his life in the Piedmonte district of Italy focusing on the cultivation and harvest of the region's celebrated Barolo wine, and including rare local recipes