Interest group: Leanne Cordisco

A sweet and soothing addition to the Atwood neighborhood.

Marcelle Richards looks back at lessons learned and relationships built exploring the Madison food community.

Leanne Cordisco has walked a slightly improbable but always interesting path from caretaker to business consultant to purveyor of sweet confections and a home-away-from-home at the well-regarded Chocolaterian Café.

Beloved east-side dessert shop Chocolaterian Cafe suffered a major fire in February and is relying on the goodwill of friends and supporters to help them survive.