Age: 31. Why he's rising: The 40-seat Rouge 99 (it opened as Rouge 98 and adds a digit each year) is an intimate room on Philadelphia's historic Rittenhouse Square that oozes with turn-of-the-century European ambiance, but whose cuisine is New American all the way, albeit with interesting French and global touches. Background: Ten years in some of Philadelphia's greatest kitchens—The Ritz-Carlton, Bistro Bix, Brasserie Perrier, Deux Cheminees, plus a year in Paris and Burgundy studying at La ...

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