Chefs to Watch 2018: Nyesha Arrington, Native, Santa Monica

Chandra Ram

Nyesha Arrington has been preparing to be a chef her whole life, starting with afternoons spent helping her Korean grandmother make kimchi, then using her Easy Bake Oven to play restaurant with friends, and later, her first day of culinary school, which she describes as, “all of my stars aligned and the sky sort of opened up, and I was exactly where I was supposed to be.”...