Chicago reacts to death of Charlie Trotter

Written By Sun-Times Wire Posted: 11/05/2013, 12:19pm

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Celebrity chef Charlie Trotter is dead at age 54, the Chicago Sun-Times has confirmed.

Our Bill Zwecker says the shock of Trotter’s death brings a rush of memories.

Miriam DiNunzio has the first review of Charlie Trotter’s on West Armitage.

And here’s a behind-the-scenes look at the 19th anniversary dinner at Charlie Trotter’s.

Read the full story on our website: Celebrity chef Charlie Trotter is dead.

Here are reactions from chefs and foodies in Chicago and beyond:


Charlie Trotter just had appeared at the Jackson Hole Culinary Conference Sunday, Nov. 3, in Wyoming.