About the Author
CHRISTINE SPLICHAL is founder and proprietor of the Kinara Skin Care Clinic and Spa, and recipient of the Hollywood Women of Distinction Award. She and Joachim live with their twin boys, Nicolas and Stephane, in Los Angeles, California.
JOACHIM SPLICHAL built an empire of restaurants nationwide based on the success of his first Los Angeles restaurant, Patina. A world-renowned chef, he was named Best Restaurateur 2002 by Bon App?©tit and the Food Network, and one of the top 50 culinarians in the United States by Nation's Restaurant News.From the Trade Paperback edition.