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Jokbal – 족발 (Korean pork shank)

One of the last night in Korea, my friend brought me to the so called Jokbal alley in Seoul. Jokbal (korean pork feet) was one of the dishes included in my wish list, so I was very happy when she came up with t...
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Seolleongtang – 설렁탕 (Ox bone soup)

Hi all, Today dish is Seolleongtang (설렁탕).  This ox bone soup is one of the staples of Korea food and it's common for families to cook a big amount of it that will be consumed for several days ahead. We w...
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Bibimbap – 비빔밥

Hi all, Today we will talk about bibimbap. Bibimbap is a traditional dish that has become a signature of Korean cuisine in the world. The word bibimbap means literally "mixed rice" and its main ingredients ...
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Grilled spicy baby octopus – 쭈꾸미구이

Hi all, Today's dish is jjukkumi gui - Grilled spicy baby octopus! Thanks to our friends in Busan that brought us to a very popular seafood restaurant among locals. The place was busy and the atmosphere v...

Korean seafood barbecue – 조개구이

Hi all, while we were in Busan we had a dinner in a bbq restaurant on the sea side of Haeundae. Our destination was a famous restaurant (Suminine) suggested by one of our friends (Thank you Yoonhee!) but the...
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Daegutang – 대 구탕 (Spicy cod fish stew)

Hi All, today we will talk about Daegutang, a spicy cod fish stew. We tried this dish in Pusan in a restaurant that serves only fish stews, highly specialized! Although the day was very hot, and many peop...
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Naengmyeon – 냉면 (cold noodles)

Hi All, Today we will talk about a typical summer dish: Naengmyeon (냉면) cold noodles soup! This dish, originally from Pyongyang area was introduce in South Korea after the Korean war. Naengmyeon consist i...
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Budaejjigae -부대찌개

Hi All, today we will talk about Budaejjigae (Army base stew). The origin of this dish is the korean war, when due to shortage of food in Korea, the population started to use consume goods and ingredients co...
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Rice porridge – 죽 (juk)

Hi all, today we will talk about korean rice porridge - 죽. When we think about rice porridge, we consider it as a comfort food for someone who is sick or for elderly people but in Korea is common for ever...
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Kimbap – 김밥

Today we are going to talk about Kimbap! Kimbap consists of a roll of rice and several ingredients such as fish, meat, vegetables rolled in seaweed and it is an ideal dish for a quick snack or for a picnic (...