A BIG Thank you to The Trotter Project for allowing us to be part of Charlie Trotter day. The State of Illinois and the City of Chicago will proclaim Aug. 17 as “Charlie Trotter Day,” to mark the anniversary of the opening of Charlie Trotter’s restaurant.

In celebration of this special day, The Trotter Project is pleased to announce that on August 16th & 17th, chefs across America will celebrate Charlie Trotter Day on the anniversary of the restaurant opening (August 17th).

Here at Mixtli, we will be offering a dish from Chef Trotters monumental restaurant within our 12 course "El Metro" menu the week of August 13th to the 16th. Proceeds go to The Trotter Project. Be sure to follow it on Facebook by clicking here.

Mission

The mission of The Trotter Project celebrates the lasting legacy of Chef Charlie Trotter through culinary and educational programs, services and events that foster professional and personal excellence and create a sense of community among individuals dedicated to these principles.

Company Overview

The Trotter Project celebrates the lasting legacy of Chef Charlie Trotter through culinary and educational programs, services and events that foster professional and personal excellence and create a sense of community among individuals dedicated to these principles. www.TheTrotterProject.org

Description

The Trotter Project is an alumni-driven initiative that will provide instruction and continuing education through the organization’s Pillars of Excellence Program. Additionally education programs in collaboration with schools, grocery stores, and other entities will intertwine with an urban indoor farming component that seeks to further conversations and offer solutions to eliminate food deserts. The Trotter Project will be the first international culinary organization to offer a revolutionary new rating and reviewing system that will provide a 100 percent transparent system.The Trotter Project celebrates the lasting legacy of Chef Charlie Trotter through culinary and educational programs, services and events that foster professional and personal excellence and create a sense of community among individuals dedicated to these principles.