Individual Author Record
Name: Nick KokonasPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other Born: 1968 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionNick is a life long Chicagoan, who currently lives in the Lincoln Park area of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationKokonas met Achatz shortly before retiring from a lucrative ten-year run as an independent derivatives trader; he was a customer—at Trio, the four-star Evanston restaurant and precursor to Alinea—who became a fan and ultimately a steakholder and writing partner to Grant Achatz.
*''Alinea (with Grant Achatz'', Achatz, 2008*''Life, on the Line: A Chef's Story of Chasing Greatness, Facing Death, and Redefining the Way We Eat (with Grant Achatz)'', Gotham, 2011