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Creole Cuisine: Leah Chase

Chef of Dooky Chase's Restaurant

A role model for everyone

Incredibly inspiring story of octogenarian chef, Leah Chase who returned to New Orleans to find her restaurant destroyed by the flood and ransacked by looters.

Her commitment to the restoration of her community drove her to revive her restaurant.

Produced by Albert Moten, Jr.

Posted on: December 03, 2007

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