Category: Asian food

Typical lunch at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: BBQ braised pork, japchae glass noodles, kimchi, and rice.

Pyongyang style hot-pot. The dish is unique in that the broth contains fruits such as pears and apples, helping to make the dish extremely rich but also light and healthy.

Pyongyang style hot-pot. The dish is unique in that the broth contains fruits such as pears and apples, helping to make the dish extremely rich but also light and healthy.

Typical lunch at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: tofu soup with zucchini, rice, braised potatoes, radish kimchi, and stir-fried cabbage.

Pyongyang-style cold noodles with BBQ short-rib garnished on top. Kim Jong Un famously served this dish to South Korean President Moon Jae-In during their first summit meeting sparking a craze for cold noodles in South Korea.

Automated production line for shrimp crackers at the Kumkop General Foodstuff Factory for Sportspersons. This product was rumored to be created due to the popularity of South Korean-brand Nongshim shrimp crackers, which are available in black markets throughout North Korea.

Typical lunch at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: beef curry rice

Typical lunch at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: noodles with black bean sauce, braised pork, and radish

Traditional Koryo royal court cuisine in Kaesong, North Korea.

Typical lunch at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: rice, braised potatoes, turnip kimchi, tofu and seaweed, and seaweed soup with pork.