Chef Hooni Kim (Hanjan/Danji) yearned for the pride that comes from cooking food from your heritage, so he and his wife took their savings, spent it on a restaurant instead of a house, and found it.
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Cheese, beans, tortilla chips, and maybe a smattering of sour cream. You know the nacho drill. But the dish itself invites a much broader interpretation, like our spin on a coastal shrimp boil. Instead of red potatoes we used thick-cut kettle chips.