Patbingsu Quest: Cafe Ti-amo

Patbingsu Quest: Cafe Ti-amo

Guest post here from ForeignerJoy, the one and only curly-haired artist who is out there looking for the perfect patbingsu. As the summer starts to heat up and your air conditioner gets cranking, one can’t help but want a cool treat in the evening. Here I was...
Saeng Cream Cake

Saeng Cream Cake

Saeng cream cake (생크림 케이크) means fresh cream cake in Korean. It’s layers of sponge cake wrapped in layers of whipped cream frosting and fruit and topped with more frosting and fruit. This style of cake is ubiquitous throughout Korea, Japan and China. If you...

Sometimes You Just Need Junk

EJ and I generally eat a healthy Korean-international diet. Well, at least I eat better than I used to. But then our bodies start coming to their senses and tell us we need junk food. We were out in the Beomgye neighborhood of my beloved Anyang a while back, scouting...