Video: Roy Choi of Kogi Taco Truck

Nice vid here. Filmmaker Fridolin Schoepper created a video about Roy Choi, the much celebrated chef who started the whole Korean taco and food truck craze. Chef Choi will be part of The Avant/Garde Diaries, a show curated by Mike D of the Beastie...

Christmas Rice Cake

  Merry Christmas! Today, I present my Christmas rice cake to you.  Although I started with a grand vision of creating a whole Santa’s village, after a tree and Santa, I came to senses and accepted the lack of my skill, patience, time and space (on the cake...
Korean Kitchen Hacking: The Turducken Roll

Korean Kitchen Hacking: The Turducken Roll

Being Korean American, my family had a lot of learning to do in the American culture department. Peeled apple on a chopstick was my lollipop.  I once heard Oprah say that moms who lovingly cut the crust off their kids’ sandwiches – THAT was love.  I needed...

Korea Day in Central Park

Korea Day in New York happened on Tuesday, August 16th, almost 2 weeks ago.  This post is way overdue, but I still want to share some pictures from the day.  Also, the video clip is poorly shot with my iphone, but I thought it would give you an idea of the vibe of the...
How to celebrate Pesach (Passover) in Korea in 2011

How to celebrate Pesach (Passover) in Korea in 2011

  If you’re of the Chosen in 조선 Joseon (a Jew living in Korea) and wondering what to do and where to go for פסח Pesach (Passover, which begins the evening of April 18), contact Chabad of Korea. The Jewish outreach organization has been in Korea since 2008....

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 ended close with just a 3-point spread. They are celebrating in Suwon tonight! “I can’t believe it!...

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