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story.lead_photo.caption Chef Lee Richardson of the Capital Hotel. - Photo by STEPHEN B. THORNTON / STEPHEN B. THORNTON

Five-year-old Fiona can’t wait for duck season. That’s when she gets to help her dad, Capital Hotel executive chef Lee Richardson, pluck the ducks he brings home from hunting near Stuttgart. The little girl yanks feathers from the birds, then observes closely as Richardson butchers the wildfowl, and she identifies its internal organs and often grabs the duck’s heart or tongue before dashing into the house to show her mother.

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High Profile, Pages 43 on 11/20/2011

Print Headline: Leo Francis Richardson III

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  • LevitiCuss
    November 20, 2011 at 4:21 p.m.

    Great story. Can't wait to check out Ashley's next time in town. A modern Renaissance man. Hunter. Thinker. Creator. Makes me want to go cook some duck gumbo right now.