USA Today Article on Chef Grant Achatz

June 9, 2008

Chef Grant Achatz Wins Top James Beard Award
Chicago, IL - Jerry Shriver of USA Today reports on award winning success of Chef Grant Achatz.  
Chef Grant is the Executive Chef and a founder of Alinea - one of the most highly regarded restaurants in America.

Induction features strongly in the kitchen and the equipment used is exclusively CookTek.

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