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cooKorean

15-5, World Cup-ro 30na-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 03970, South Korea
+82 10-6836-6648
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Korean Kimchi making day experience

It was really nice experience for us, both for making Kimchi but also learning many more things... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Pekka S
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Great Experience!

It was a lot of fun to be able to walk down the market street with Yomin and have her explain what... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jade B
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Korean home cooking class around Hongdae area in Seoul, Korea. You can cook Soft tofu stew / Bibimbap / Bulgogi or Kimchi stew / Glass noodle / Spicy stir fried pork. Fee includes market tour and ingredients. Kimchi making class has opened recently too. Small class(group of less than 5 people) is led by certified Korean chef Jomin in English, and conducted in her own home kitchen around Hongdae.
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“recipe book” (8 reviews)
“making class” (8 reviews)
“cooking class” (41 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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15-5, World Cup-ro 30na-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 03970, South Korea
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+82 10-6836-6648
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"market tour"
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"local market"
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"korean cuisine"
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"kimchi"
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"highly recommend this class"
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"great teacher"
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"awesome experience"
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"boiled pork"
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"delicious dishes"
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"cooking experience"
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"great cooking"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was really nice experience for us, both for making Kimchi but also learning many more things about food and culture :). I recommend the course if you want to understand more about Kimchi and how to prepare it! Jomin is very nice and good...More

Thank Pekka S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a lot of fun to be able to walk down the market street with Yomin and have her explain what things were and what some of the foods/ingredients were for in Korean meals. The class itself was fun and well worth the experience....More

Thank Jade B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took this course during our visit to Seoul. Jomin picked us up at the subway station and then we walked to the Market. At the market, while buying some ingredients, she showed us all the key ingredients for the different kinds...More

Thank Oeyster
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jomin is a really nice teacher. It's easy to follow her steps to make three different kinds of kimchi. She would even prepare containers that you can bring your handmade kimchi back home. One tip is that you might place the class right before your...More

Thank renachow0320
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a lovely time making Kimchi with Jomin. The local market visit was a nice start to the day and we were able to chat and get to know each other. Afterwards we went to Jomin’s house to make 3 types of Kimchi. I...More

Thank Chandra C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kimchi cooking class with Jomin was great! My cousin and I had such a good time. She was very knowledgeable and friendly. The process of preparing kimchi should usually take more than a day, but for this class, she had nappa cabbage brained and...More

Thank Kasala68
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I happened to have a weekend in Korea on my own. I love Korean food but I’m not very knowledgeable about it. This class seemed a great way to learn more, so I signed up. I’m so glad I did! Jomin is an excellent host...More

Thank kdyt45
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Expect delicious kimchi made by you! The class was well organized and the host was professional and knowledgeable. Her cookbook is detailed and beautifully designed.

Thank Josephine T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was travelling alone to Seoul and wanted a chance to learn to cook Korean food while meeting other people. After comparing options and looking at other's reviews, I decided cooKorean was the best option! Jomin was an absolutely wonderful instructor who was very patient,...More

Thank aagpagoni
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

I had a great time and I learned a lot about kimchi. Not just how to make it, either. Jomin taught me the history of kimchi and why the recipe varies from different regions of Korea. Highly recommend!

Thank Raymond D
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You can find all the informations on her website (cookorean. com) anyway for the 3.5 hours class including the market tour (which is very nice since you get to know many specialties that otherwise wouldn't be noticed) is... More
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