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").
*''Romancing the Vine: Life, Love and Transformation in the Vineyards of Barolo'', St. Martin's Press, 2006