Nourish body and soul: Bindae-tteok 빈대떡

The weather is rainy. 🌧It is simply cold outside.🍃Or maybe you have a hangover from drinking too much...💥 Whatever be the case - if you have a craving for something warm, greasy, nourishing and hearty, then how about bindae-tteok (빈대떡)? 😉 Stacks of Bindae-tteok at Gwangjang Market (광장시장) This traditional Korean food is a pancake... Continue Reading →

Snack all over the place: Kimbap / Gimbap 김밥

Kimbap with vegetarian filling: omelette, cream cheese, candied nuts, cucumber, carrot, burdock root, pickled radish. Everyone knows Japanese sushi, right? 🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🍣🇯🇵 (寿司 / すし) But did you know about the Korean equivalent Kimbap (김밥, also spelled Gimbap)? 🇰🇷🍣🇰🇵 Basically, it is rice (bap 밥) rolled up in a sheet of seaweed (gim 김), quite similar to... Continue Reading →

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