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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Carlyn Berghoff  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Carlyn Berghoff is a fourth-generation member of a prominent Chicago, Illinois restaurant family.

Biographical and Professional Information

Carlyn Berghoff, CEO of the Berghoff Catering & Restaurant Group, is the fourth generation to continue the Berghoff legacy of serving great food and entertaining guests. She is an author, a chef and restaurateur, a caterer, and a wife and mother.She graduated from the Culinary Institute of America, earned a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Business from Florida International University and now operates out of Chicago's century-old Berghoff building, her base for off-premise catering. She also runs the restaurant, bar, and the historic cafe. She lives in Chicago with her husband and three children.

Published Works

    The Berghoff Family Cookbook: From Our Table to Yours, Celebrating a Century of Entertaining , Andrews McMeel Publishing , 2007 - written with Nancy Ross Ryan and Jan BerghoffThe Berghoff Café Cookbook: Berghoff Family Recipes for Simple, Satisfying Food , Andrews McMeel Publishing , 2009 - written with Nancy Ross RyanCooking for Your Gluten-Free Teen: Everyday Foods the Whole Family Will Love, Andrews McMeel Publishing , 2013 - written with written with Nancy Ross Ryan, Sarah Berghoff McClure and Suzanne P. Ne

Selected Titles At Your Library

The Berghoff family cookbook :
ISBN: 0740763628. OCLC Number:

Andrews McMeel Pub.,. Kansas City, Mo. :. ©2007.

On February 28, 2006, the Berghoff Restaurant closed its doors after 107 years of serving satisfying family-style meals in its historic downtown Chicago location.

The Berghoff Café cookbook :
ISBN: 0740785141. OCLC Number:

Andrews McMeel Pub.,. Kansas City, Mo. :. ©2009.

Cooking for your gluten-free teen :
ISBN: 144942760X. OCLC Number:

Andrews McMeel,. Kansas City, Mo. :. ©2013.

For teens, a diagnosis of celiac disease or gluten intolerance can seem like the end of the world. This book is full of simple suggestions, tips and ideas for meals, snacks, and desserts that prove that giving up gluten does not mean going without --

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