Food Stories

Chuseok Memories

To commemorate Chuseok, here’s a little something I wrote a couple of years ago for Seoul Magazine: What makes family holidays special?  Besides celebrating a … Read more

Vacationing on the DMZ Farm

That sounds a bit sensationalist. Actually, I’ve just returned from spending the night on my friend Yeong-chol’s farm on the Imjin River, which is on … Read more

BBQ on the DMZ

Chef Hu-nam Kim of Star Chef fame invited a small group of us to an annual cookout he and his friend Yeong-chol were having at … Read more

A Chef in the Blue House

Here’s a little interesting article from The Korea Times about a former chef for the Blue House, the South Korean Presidential residence. An excerpt: When … Read more