All posts tagged Korean food

  • Enjoying charcoal-grilled saeng samgyeopsal at my favourite pork restaurant!
    So Tasty: Samgyeopsal!
    February 28, 2014, No comments

    Samgyeopsal (삼겹살) or barbecued pork is one of Korea’s best-known dishes and exports. I’ve had a bit of a love/hate relationship with this staple dish but it’s certainly popular. The Korean Tourism Organization…

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    Korean Webtoons Revisited 2014
    February 17, 2014, No comments

    Back in 2011, we looked at several of Korea’s most popular webtoons as fun tools to learn Korean. Of course, the continuously popular webtoons from that list are still around: Wara! Store, Interfering with Everyday…

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    Home made bibimbap recipe
    February 7, 2014, No comments

      Bibimbap is well known as one of the most representative dishes of Korean cuisine. It consists in steamed rice, mixed with vegetables, meat, eggs and chilli pepper paste. One of the key concepts behind this dish,…

  • Piping hot and ready to eat, bungeoppang will warm your tummy and your heart!
    Tasty Korean Winter Snacks
    February 3, 2014, No comments

    While there are many things to dread about winter – the cold, the dark, the long days spent indoors – there are also more than a few perks to enjoy. Snow, winter festivals and sports, and delicious winter snacks –…

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    Korean food in Belgium
    January 9, 2014, No comments

    Yesterday Min Jae and I roamed around Antwerp mostly looking for second hand shops and tasting some special Belgian beer. In the evening though I wanted to check out a Korean restaurant. Chinese restaurants abroad are…

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    Food to Survive the Cold Winter: Tteokbokki
    January 7, 2014, No comments

    Tteokbokki, Korean rice cakes with fish cakes in spicy pepper sauce, is known to be a quick take-out snacks which you can buy from street stalls in Korea.  During the cold winter in Korea, tteokbokki is especially…

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    ITX Your Way to the Dakgalbi Gohyang
    December 31, 2013, No comments

    Getting to Chuncheon Station (in Gangwon Province) from Seoul is so easy now with ITX connecting Yongsan / Cheongnyangni stations to the Gyeongchun Line in 2012. Chuncheon station is the last station on the Gyeongchun…

  • living with a Korean family
    Korean family life
    December 29, 2013, No comments

    The household I’m living with exists out of a mother & father and their two sons. Of course, living with a Korean family, I eat Korean food 3 times a day. Sometimes the family buys bread for me for if I would be missing…