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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Klaus Fritsch  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: in Germany

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Illinois Connection

Fritsch came to Chicago in the mid-1970's where he founded the Morton's Steakhouse on State street. He still lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

After learning the restaurant business from the kitchen up at his family's restaurant in Germany, he came to Chicago and started a steak house with Arnie Morton. Today he is vice-chairman of Morton's the Steakhouse Restaurants with high end franchises in prime and exotic locations around the world.

Speaking Engagements

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Morton's :
ISBN: 0307409465. OCLC Number: 264043343

Clarkson Potter,. .

Morton's steak bible :
ISBN: 1400097940. OCLC Number: 60605245

Clarkson Potter/Publishers,. .

Morton's, The Steakhouse, shares the secrets that have made its name synonymous with fine steakhouse dining for twenty-seven years. It offers more than 100 irresistible recipes and excellent tips on how to cook like a steakhouse.