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dubu with spicy soy sauce
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September 2, 2014

Hello all,

Today I cooked an easy but nutritious side dish for lunch. Tofu is not a traditional ingredients used in Italian cuisine and people consider it as bland. With the exception of vegetarians, people don’t…

Seoul, Korea: Tong-in Market

Tong-in Market: Eating on a Budget

August 28, 2014, No comments

Traditional markets dot the map of Seoul with some becoming more popular than others either due to a central location, the size or a delicacy or item ...

떡볶이 (Ddeokbokki/Tteokbokki/Topokki)

How to do 떡볶이 Ddeokbokki/Tteokbokki/Topokki

August 21, 2014, No comments

What is this ?? 떡볶이 Tteokbokki also known as topokki is a popular Korean snack food made from soft rice cake, fish cake and sweet red chili sa ...

Suncheon Bay Reed Festival 2014

10 Autumn Festivals Not to be Missed

August 18, 2014, No comments

Autumn is headed our way and as the summer heat leaves us and tank tops are covered with jackets and colorful scarves people look for still more fun t ...

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    Friday Late Night: Korea at the V&A, London
    August 12, 2014, No comments

       The Victoria & Albert Museum hosted a wonderful late night event back in May this year with the focus on Korean popular culture. The Museum is  the world’s largest of decorative arts and design, …

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    Sharing the passion for Korea
    August 8, 2014, No comments

    It ‘s almost one week ago since I got back from an other exciting trip to Korea with some of my Hapkido students. After my first trip to Korea in 1994, I couldn’t imagine that this country would have this great…

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    Filipino Chefs Cook Their Way To Korea
    July 8, 2014, No comments

    The Philippine leg of the culinary contest Global Taste Of Korea was held last June 27 at the Culinary Institute of Lyceum of the Philippines University in the historical walled city of Intramuros in old Manila. It was…

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    Eating raw fish at Soraepogu fish market
    June 19, 2014, No comments

    During my last visit to Korea in april my mother in law had an appointment at a local traditional doctor in Incheon. Leaving from Pyeongtaek city by subway, it took us more than 2 hours and 30 minutes to get there. Since we…