Home Town / Moved to NYC: Stockholm / 2001
Culinary Training: Mostly self-taught with help from various shouting, pot-throwing French chefs.
First Concert: Joan Jett & the Blackhearts opening for the Scorpions 🤘
Secret Ingredients: Dijon, Anchovies and Love
Electric Chair Last Meal: Anything my mom would cook and hopefully she would get me out of trouble one last time!
Favorite Thing C.J Cooks: Thanksgiving Dinner
Favorite Fat Cats: Sir Alex Ferguson and Buddy Guy
Home Town / Moved to NYC: Chicago / 1988
Culinary Training: I took some classes at ICE, but am pretty much self-taught
First Concert: Elton John
Secret Ingredient: Home-Made Vanilla Extract
Electric Chair Last Meal: Char Chicken Sandwich, Onion Rings and a Vanilla Milk Shake from Astro Burger on Sunset Blvd in L.A.
Favorite Thing Bjorn Cooks: He did an amazing job on The FCK Egg Sandwich. He also makes me Swedish Pancakes for my birthday each year.
Favorite Fat Cats: Jack Klugman in the Twilight Zone episode “A Game of Pool” and I also had a boss in the music business who was definitely a fat cat!