Charlie Trotter may have closed his eponymous restaurant in 2012, but the famed chef's legacy lives on through the many, many chefs around the city who worked under him over the years. Here, we take a look back at Trotter's cuisine and his influence on the Chicago dining community.
Charlie Trotter: a complicated chef with an enduring legacy
Trotter through the years.
Chef Charlie Trotter has died
13 restaurants helmed by Trotter alums
Trotter's influence reached all over Chicago.
Charlie Trotter's closes after 25 years
The scene: Charlie Trotter's July 30, 8:08pm
One moment in a great restaurant.