Tag: korean food

In My Kitchen: Cheesy Kimchi Rice

Kimchi fried rice instantly transports me to my college days. I was then living with my brother and cousins in a house near the university we were all attending, somewhere in the bowels of Manila. It was a riotous time – no curfews, cutting classes, binge drinking – […]

My Mommy’s Japchae

Along with Korean beef stew and bulgogi, japchae always seems to make the list of my er, non-Korean friends’ favorite Korean dishes. It’s easy to see why – japchae is very similar to pancit so it probably feels familiar, it’s not spicy unlike a lot of Korean dishes […]