Roy Choi's cookbook memoir launches with a conversation, audience Q&A and DJ set
Cookbook Launch: L.A. SON by Roy Choi with Anthony BourdainpowerHouse Arena (37 Main Street, Brooklyn, New York, NY) Map it $85
L.A.-raised maverick chef and Kogi taco truck co-founder Roy Choi celebrates the release of his inventive cookbook memoir with Anthony Bourdain, who’ll join the author in conversation. This is Bourdain’s only U.S. appearance with Roy Choi during his L.A. Son tour, and it’ll feature an exclusive conversation, audience Q&A and a DJ set from Francine Molina. Named Best New Chef by Food & Wine in 2010, Choi’s expanding empire includes the Los Angeles eateries Chego, A-Frame, Sunny Spot and upcoming POT. Tickets are $85 and include a signed copy of L.A. Son, beer from Tiger Beer, wine, and food samples provided by momofuku and momofuku milk bar. A portion of the ticket sales will be donated to RootDown LA and The Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund.