Jay Park Breaks Down the Basics of Korean Drinking Food

Koreans rarely, if ever, drink without food. This goes beyond the beer nuts and pretzels you'll find at your local dive bar, Koreans have a whole category of...

Popular Cafes in Seoul Hide Entrances to Draw Customers

Wanting to know something everyone else doesn’t is a common desire shared by many. On Instagram, more than 600 thousand feeds are uploaded with the hashtag “hiddengem,”...

“Fire Noodle” Maker Releases Fire Noodle Flavored Tteokbokki

Samyang Food, which is renowned for globally popular spicy instant noodle Buldak Bokkeum Myeon, has released “Buldak Tteokbokki.” On October 23, Samyang Food announced the release of “Buldak...

Blue Bottle Chooses Seongsu-dong For Its First Store in Korea

After a long delay, Blue Bottle has finally confirmed the location of its first Seoul store at Seongsu-dong. On November 7, Blue Bottle Coffee Company announced that its...

Fatcaron – Koreans Make the French Delicacy Fatter and Fatter

Macaron, the French confection made with egg which, granulated sugar, and almond powder, started to captivate Koreans about a decade ago. The luxurious confections’ increasing popularity even...

Are You Ready for KFC Korea’s New Cheese Chicken?

It really takes cheesy chicken to the next level.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by KFC_Korea (@kfc_korea) on Oct 29, 2018 at 4:57pm PDT //www.instagram.com/embed.jsKFC Korea has...

Gaon, the Michelin Starred Restaurant that Introduced Angelina Jolie to New Age Korean Cuisine

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie visited a high-end restaurant in Gangnam during her visit to Seoul. However, this is not just an expensive eatery, but a three-star Michelin...

Korean Convenient Store Partners With Designer Go Tae-Yong for Limited Edition Pepero Day Package

Pepero Day is just around the corner, and all of Korea's chain convenience stores and marts are full of special variation of the cookie in anticipation of...

Witch and Wizard Themed Restaurants to Visit for Halloween

Decked out in a Halloween costume why not skip the haunted house and the party for a visit to these exquisitely themed hot spots in Seoul and...

Korean Instant Ramen Flavors You’ve Never Heard Of

South Korea has one of the biggest markets for instant ramen – or, ramyeon, as in Korean pronunciation. Not only for its simple process of cooking, but...