Category: Korean food

Pyongyang style hot-pot. The dish is unique …

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 Scien…

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-ri…

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.

Lunch on Air Koryo’s flight from Pyongyang t…

Lunch on Air Koryo’s flight from Pyongyang to Beijing.

Typical lunch at Pyongyang University of Scien…

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

Typical lunch at Pyongyang University of Scien…

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