Hansik (Korean Food) Series -Samgyetang

What do you eat or drink when the weather is very hot?  Ice cream, fresh cool vegetable and/or fruit salad, iced cold drinks…you will definitely want something cool or even cold.  However, for the Koreans, on the hottest days of the year, they eat something served in sizzling hot pot  – it’s samgyetang (삼계탕 – ginseng chicken soup), one of the must-eat Korean cuisine not only for Koreans but also for foreigners.  Let’s talk about samgyetang in this blog post. Continue reading