Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

South Korea

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak at the Council on Foreign Relations on Sept. 21, 2009. (Council on Foreign Relations)
South Korean President Says North Facing 'Last Chance'
Lee Myung-bak on what it will take for North Korea to rejoin the international community. more
Former South Korean President Kim Dae-jung speaking at the first annual Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Seoul, Korea, Nov. 2006. (Asia Society)
Mourning Kim Dae-jung
Asia Society remembers the former South Korean President. more

The Wonderful World of Korean Food

Enter the wonderful world of Korean food with this overview of Korean cuisine, dining etiquette and food traditions. more
Scallion Panckes (Photo by littlekim/flickr)

Spring Onion (Scallion) Pancakes

These doughy discs are crisp and brown on the outside, flavored with salt and spring onions. more
Photo by umami/flickr

Pajeon (Pan-Fried Green Onion and Seafood Pancakes)

A hearty Korean dish of eggs, minced green onions and seafood. more

Gaji Jjim (Steamed Eggplant)

Quicky and easy vegetarian Korean casserole dish. more

Thin Noodles with Kimchi

Refreshing noodle dish with a spicy twist. more

Deep-Fried Bean Curd (Dubu) in Soy Sauce

This healthy, tasty bean curd dish is a great source of protein. more

Mung Bean Pancakes (Nokdu Bindae Ddeok)

Pancakes: not just for breakfast anymore. Try this savory Korean version. more