Mingles x Ikoyi dinner: roll up for autumn's tastiest night out 

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The Mingles x Ikoyi dinner takes place on November 17 in London Credit: Yongjoon Choi

In the age of the jetset superchef  – a travelling circus of awards, events and not-to-be missed collaborations between famous chef A and famous chef B – it’s easy to overlook the quiet ones.

For example, Mingoo Kang of Mingles in Seoul who will be in London next month to cook with Jeremy Chan at Ikoyi. Chan, you may already know, for his restlessly inventive and Michelin star-winning West African-inspired cuisine but Kang is little known here outside chef circles.

The dinner, on Nov 17, will be his first time cooking his food in London. I met the former Nobu head chef at his recently relocated restaurant in fashionable Cheongdam-dong, minutes from Sacai and Celine’s Seoul flagships, to hear...

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