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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Crab cakes are so often disappointing -- mushy or gummy, full of starchy filler. But these easy cakes are full of beautiful lump crabmeat, and a light panko coating ensures they fry up crispy and golden brown. Bright, lemony aioli makes a piquant counterpart to the sweet, sweet crab. Read more.