Roy Choi visited GoogleLA to talk about his book "LA Son". This talk took place on December 4, 2013.
Roy Choi, is a Korean American chef who gained prominence as the creator of the gourmet Korean taco truck, Kogi. He is a chef who is celebrated for "food that isn't fancy" and is known as one of the founders of the food truck movement.
Filled with over 85 inspired recipes that meld the overlapping traditions and flavors of L.A., L.A. Son embodies the sense of invention, resourcefulness, and hybrid attitude of the city from which it takes its name, as it tells the transporting, unlikely story of how a Korean American kid went from lowriding in the streets of L.A. to becoming an acclaimed chef.Find out more