Special Occasions

March Mayhem 2011 Champion

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a champion! Suwon Galbi is the winner of ZenKimchi’s March Mayhem 2011. It had been a long arduous battle that … Read more

Black Sesame and Chestnut Scones

December is the busiest month for restaurants and my schedule doesn’t allow me to spend much time in my home kitchen.  Yet, whenever I can, I’ve been baking to resolve … Read more

German Christmas Market

One thing I miss about Germany is Christmas, and I was too young and stupid when I lived there to appreciate it. A Weinachtsmarkt (Christmas … Read more

French Christmas Market

In America, it’s Santa waving at the end of the Macy’s Thankgiving Parade. In Seoul, the Christmas season starts with the French Market, or Marché … Read more

Food Celebs in Town

Dorothy Hamilton, founder of the French Culinary Institute, (and whom, I’ve heard, helped turn a young Bobby Flay from a juvenile delinquent into an Iron … Read more

Asian Feastival in Queens

I am happy to report how things went for me and my sister at the Asian Feastival yesterday – Monday, September 6th. About 20 Asian restaurants … Read more