Food & Drink

The Chef Who Wouldn't Cook: Why Rocco DiSpirito Left the Kitchen

Published On 08/08/2017 Published On 08/08/2017
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Rocco, left, with critic Ruth Reichl and Le Bernadin chef Eric Ripert, in 2001. | Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images
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Rocco and fans in 2015. | Jerod Harris/Getty Images