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Appa Hotteok at Namdaemun

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I love hotteok. So far I have seen two types of hotteok. One which is deep fried and one which is healthier, less oily, crunchier and a bit dry. I love them both because of the caramel and pine nuts filling just made my day anytime during the cool time like the spring season now […]

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Seolbing 설빙 The Must Try Bingsu

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A must-eat summer dessert!! Seolbing or in Korean – 설빙 is definitely a gem. Not that I haven’t tried bingsu / 빙수 / shaved ice before but it seems at the moment, Seolbing had me at my first spoon. Cheesy? Yup…full of it! You should never leave the cafe’ without trying their cheese patbingsu. I […]

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Nasi Goncang Nami Island’s Dosirak

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If you go to Nami Island, some might suggest Nasi goncang as your lunch menu. Butttttttttt….hold your horses, you might be disappointed. There is nothing wrong with Nasi goncang or Dosirak (도시락) in Korean. The only fear factor is….tada…the kimchi! If you have never tried kimchi yet…and Nasi goncang is your first meal in Korea […]

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Yang Good – Halal BBQ Lamb Restaurant

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Annyeong everyone! I have not been updating my blog for quite sometime.미안! It was until my dear friend Farhanna and Farah from Singapore came for a due meet-up at Yang Good – Halal BBQ Lamb restaurant near Yeoksam Station that I felt the sudden urge to update. Why? Because I love lamb so much!! That […]

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Heuksando – Asam Pedas Myeongdong

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My three guests – Kak Rai and her daughters; Mia and Nurin Recommended by my friend, Feia. Initially I cannot even believe that there exists asam pedas in Korea. Well..well..there are many asam pedas restaurants in Seoul but the one asam pedas Myeongdong here is really worth mentioning. I brought my three guests to Myeongdong […]

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Nami-Ok Restaurant – Halal Dakgalbi

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With the cute Mia. Finally, I am able to savor halal dakgalbi. Alhamdulillah. This is unfair…T__T The article in Joongang mentioned that the restaurant has been opened since March! Where was me then????….*busy..busy..hehhe* Anyway…this is a really good news, yeah? If only the restaurant’s location is near the Nami Island’s entrance then it would be […]

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Alcohol in Rice Cake

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I have been shot by a few curious readers whether rice cake or tteokbokki is permissible for Muslim. “Hey, just wanna ask if tteok are generally permissible for muslim to eat? Always thought that they contain soju/alcohol…Thanks” – on Crazy Tteok in Hongdae  ~by anonymous Under my investigator mode and some lurking over here and […]

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Mouse Rabbit Super Junior Yesung’s Cafe

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Love..love..love..*can I just sing?* lalala…lalilulila…Such pretty voice Yesung has and such a pretty cafe’. Mouse Rabbit Super Junior Yesung’s Cafe is a must if you are a Super Junior fan OR even if you are not. Thanks to Feia’s suggestion, we went to Yesung’s Mouse Rabbit Cafe’ after visiting Seodaemun Prison on a bright snowy […]

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Mokmyeoksanbang – Hanok restaurant

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Mokmyeoksanbang – a traditional Korean restaurant, located right under the Namsan hill is probably one of the most scenic spot to dine in Seoul. Or perhaps because of winter and the snowy hill background? Hmm..I bet this restaurant will have breathtaking view in any season. That doesn’t matter. What matter most is that you can […]

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Coffee Prince Cafe’ at Buam-dong

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Excuse me..Coffee Prince Cafe’ at Buam-dong? Isn’t it supposed to be in Hongdae? Yes..it’s true that the main filming location or cafe’ is at Hongdae but if you are Coffee Prince the Korean drama‘s addict..hehe, then you should give this cafe’ it’s duly visit. You definitely can’t miss this one out! The cafe’s name is […]

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Korean Halal Instant Noodle – Soon Ramen

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Thanks to my Moroccan friend, Hasnah who has informed me about this Korean Halal Instant Noodle – Soon Ramen. She eats a packet a day! I did actually went to Itaewon Mosque to reconfirm yesterday and I was given this Muslim Weekly Newsletter, edition 1076. Look what I found! There’s a section in page 14 stating: […]

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Cold Korean Soy Bean Noodle

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This was my first and probalby will be the last cold Korean soy bean noodle. So be warned. Why did I try to even have a sip? Actually, the night before savouring this I just randomly chose the only 5 available channels on my Korean television and one of it showed the process on how […]