local chef in his fight for life
Readers • The Desert Sun • July 25, 2010
My father, Alberto Sabatino, has been a local chef in
the desert for the past 20 years. He was diagnosed
with an aggressive stage of prostate cancer a few
A resident of Rancho Mirage, Sabatino, 57, was born
in Italy. He owns La Trattoria Bella Luna in Cathedral
City. He was Frank Sinatra’s personal chef in the
We have been fortunate to have the support our
community to help raise funds for his cancer
treatment. On Aug. 27-29, Dining for a Cure will
raise money for his treatments.
Participating restaurants include Sullivan’s
Steakhouse, Castelli’s, the Chop House Palm Desert,
Hog’s Breath Inn and La Trattoria Bella Luna.
Please take a look at abeautifullifefoundation.org for
more information on my father and the event.