Chef who came to fame as an on original cast member on the Korean cooking variety show Please Take Care of My Refrigerator. He is commonly referred to as "The Crazy Chef" for his unorthodox flavor combinations.
He received no formal training and cut his teeth working at the Italian restaurant La Cucina in Seoul.
He is the founder of the restaurant Elbon the Table, which has opened locations in Seoul and Goyang.
He married Park Chae-in and has children named Choi Yeon-jae and Choi Yeon-su.
He and Sam Kim have both been chefs on Please Take Care of My Refrigerator.