[LECTURE] 2016 YÉOL October ‘Walking Lecture’ – Bulgogi and Japchae작성일   2016-09-26

[YÉOL 2016 October Lecture and Korean Cooking Class]

Bulgogi and Japchae

Lecturer: Jia Choi

President, O'ngo Food Communications, PH.D in Korean Food Culture




One of the most popular dishes in Korean cuisine is Bulgogi (Korean barbecue) and Japchae (Stir-fried Glass Noodles). Korean Preparation for a special meal on a special occasion usually begins with marinating the meat. Japchae is also an absolute classic and all-time favorite Korean dish. Japchae used to be one of the royal dishes, and now it is served on special occasions for everyone to enjoy. It can be served either hot or cold, making it an ideal dish for buffets or potlucks. Choi will talk about Korean food culture. She will also demonstrate how to make Bulgogi and Japchae. The recipes are designed to be quick and easy to make, so you will try your hand at Korean cuisine!


Jia Choi developed a natural interest in food culture when she encountered the cultures of Brazil, Japan, and parts of Africa as a child. She began the work she is doing today out of the belief that the best way to share her values and knowledge about Korea with the world is through food. Since 2008, Choi has been the president of O'ngo Food Communications in Seoul. The company O'ngo means "revitalizing tradition though modernization". Reflecting this mission, Choi is engaged in researching and disseminating the ways in which traditional Korean food become quicker, easier, and more delicious to prepare and eat. Choi is an expert in Korean cuisine with a PH.D in food and nutrition from Ewha Women’s University.





O'ngo Food Communications

3rd Floor, 12, Samil-daero 30-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul (Zip: 110-709)

Walking distance for 7 minutes from St. Anguk (Exit 4) Subway Line 3

or 3 minutes from St. Jongno 3(sam)-ga (Exit 4) Line 5

There is no parking space, so the public transportation is highly recommended.


Date and Time

October 8th, 2016 (Sat)

10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M



20,000 Won (Lunch is included)

* Donation receipt can be issued.

* Wire transfer to KEB HANA a/c#631-000503-181 (YÉOL) or at the venue in cash



Limited 20 seats by registration


T: 02-745-5878 / 010-4692-6851

F: 02-736-5878