Category Archives: Food
The latest find at HomePlus, Max: Kiwi edition.
Of course, when you hear that a Korean brewery has made a special, limited New Zealand edition of their typical swill, your immediate thought is that it will somehow include kiwi juice. Instead, they apparently used a crop of New Zealand hops (and possible passion fruit) to make their newest brew. Continue reading
Tonight’s conquest from HomePlus. Needless to say, the beer selection has improved drastically since August. To quote Bruno Mars, “Grenade.” Continue reading
You’ve seen the still version. Now soak in all that meaty, grilly goodness in a rapidly changing series of 1960×720-pixel images, set to a soundtrack of some guys performing a cover of a song by some other, more well-known guys. Enjoy the blairwitchesque proof that spring is finally rearing it’s awe-inspiring head (awe can be used interchangeably with galbi). Continue reading
After a coffee date and a few too many minutes trying to track down a scallop restaurant during nuclear-rain, some carnivores and I settled on an excellent galbi house just off Gunja Yeog. It was the favorite galbi joint of … Continue reading
I’ve received quite a few gifts during my short stint as a teacher (6 pairs of socks, leather gloves, a variety of toiletries, and a plethora of snacks and notes), but the Lunar New Year gift a kindergartner gave me today takes the cake. Adorable little Kevin gave me a gift set of canned ham and canola oil. THAT”S RIGHT, SUCKAS! I got six cans of Woori Pam and two bottles of canola oil. Continue reading
Welcome to the wonderful world of Home Plus advertisements. Living across the street from a retail grocery and home product collaboration between Samsung and Tesco means I can do a lot of grocery shopping without much forethought. It also means I constantly have the Hom-peul-leo-seu jingles stuck in my head… even if I don’t know all the words. Continue reading