Healthy, tasty seafood to help beat the heat

Healthy, tasty seafood to help beat the heat     Mineo croaker fish (민어) are just one of the many types of healthy seafood that are in-season during the summer. The photo above shows a delicious pot of mineo gamjeong croaker fish hotpot (민어감정). By Kim Young Shin  Photos = Institute of Traditional Korean Food The most well-known Korean…

Halal food on the rise in Korea

Halal food on the rise in Korea   Lamb shish kebab (top) and Adana kebab are both signature menu items at Kervan, a halal Turkish restaurant certified by the Korea Muslim Federation.   By Kim Young Deok, Xu Aiying and Yoon Sojung Photos = Xu Aiying July 27, 2017 | Seoul The word halal simply means “allowed” in Arabic. For Muslims, this…