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Kim bugak in a wooden bowl.

Korean Fried Seaweed Snack (Kim Bugak 김부각)

Have you heard of temple food? In South Korea, temple cuisine refers to a type of culinary culture that originated in Buddhist temples. A popular type of fried seaweed snack, known as kim bugak (김부각), started out as a Buddhist temple food. Nowadays, people often eat these fried seaweed chips as a quick bite, banchan (side dish), or anju (drinking snack). 

Korean Rice Paper Tteokbokki

Korean Rice Paper Tteokbokki Recipe

Of late, have you seen the new rice paper tteokbokki hack? Recently, during the spring and summer of 2021, this recipe idea started trending in South Korea. Instead of using the typical tteok (Korean rice cakes) in the tteokbokki, people are replacing it with rolled rice paper.

Let's Learn How to Roast Chestnuts-Roasted chestnuts in a towel

How to Roast Chestnuts in the Oven and on the Stove

During this time of year, every store and holiday-music-inclined household has carols playing in the background. For me, I enjoy the classics such as ‘White Christmas’ and ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.’ Another song on that list would be ‘The Christmas Song’ by Nat King Cole, whose lyrics famously […]