Lee GrossMacrobiotic Chef
Lee Gross's keen perspective on how to successfully bring macrobiotic cuisine to a mainstream dining audience has been instrumental to the success of LA's macrobiotic cafe, M Café de Chaya. In 2001, Gross met the macrobiotic counselor to actress Gwyneth Paltrow, which led to a position as the Oscar-winning performer's personal chef. Gross was sought out and brought on board by the Chaya Restaurant Group in 2005 to help launch M Café. Gross has also assisted in the launch of a number of contemporary vegetarian restaurants in New York City and serves as a private chef and caterer for a celebrity clientele, specializing in macrobiotic cuisine.