(KRON) — Superstar chef Michael Chiarello died on the age of 61, his firm Gruppo Chiarello introduced Saturday. Chiarello died at Queen of the Valley Medical Middle in Napa whereas being handled for an acute allergic response that led to anaphylactic shock, based on his restaurant group.
The famed chef ran a handful of Bay Space eating places, together with Coqueta in San Francisco. He additionally served as host to various exhibits throughout PBS, Meals Community, Wonderful Residing and the Cooking Channel. In 2003, he received an Emmy for his Meals Community tv sequence “Straightforward Entertaining with Michael Chiarello.”
U.S. Consultant Mike Thompson, whose district covers Napa County, stated on X, “Chef Chiarello beloved our valley and sharing his ardour for Italian delicacies with the world.”
Nonprofit commerce group Napa Valley Vintners stated Chiarello provided quite a few public sale tons to assist construct the culinary program for Premiere Napa Valley. “As one of many pioneers of Napa Valley delicacies and an advocate for the great of our group, his spirit and love for Napa Valley might be missed,” Napa Valley Vintners adopted in a press release.
His restaurant group stated he spent his closing moments surrounded by household and associates. In lieu of flowers, his household stated to make donations to Meals of Wheels.