Christian is currently living the dream. His restaurant Fortina represents the beloved Italian culture that surrounded him growing up, combined with the love of rustic, wholesome, seasonal (yet whimsical) cooking that is the best part of the chef he is as an adult.
How to see Christian in 2018!
With his partners John Nealon & Rob Krauss, with whom he connected while working at Barcelona restaurant group, Christian has created a truly unique restaurant group. He has lately appeared as a judge on both Chopped and Beat Bobby Flay. Additionally, he is the winner of Season 14 of Food Network Star.