All posts tagged tea house

Preparing tea is a solemn ritual
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June 14, 2013

Or maybe thousands of people. Koreans drink a lot of tea. This might be hard to believe about a country which is currently inundated with coffee shops galore and tea shops hard to find, but tea has been an essential part…

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Tteok Museum in Seoul

April 21, 2011, 4 Comments

If you get a chance to visit Insadong, neighborhood of the Jongno-gu district of Seoul, stop by the Institute of Traditional Korean Food. Here you can ...

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O’ Sulloc, ode to green tea

February 6, 2011, 2 Comments

“Coffee or tea?” In Korea, the tea in question is usually nokcha (녹차), green tea. Unlike black tea (홍차, “red tea”), green tea goes thr ...