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California Celebrates Korean Kimchi Day

California Celebrates Korean Kimchi Day

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — A Korean Kimchi festival took place in California on Monday (local time). In celebration of California’s first Korean Kimchi Day, some 200 people including city officials, politicians, business leaders and diplomats gathered at the Korean consulate in Los Angeles to experience the Korean kimchi-making process. South Korea passed new [...]

Winner of Kimchi Cookoff at The Culinary Institute of America Announced

Winner of Kimchi Cookoff at The Culinary Institute of America Announced

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — The second kimchi-themed cook-off was held at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) at Copia, a so-called “food lover’s paradise” in California’s Napa Valley, a famous wine-producing region. Carlota Bradley won the first prize with her creative culinary art called Jonggkim Rice Stack, a dish made with kimchi and [...]

California’s Assembly Passes Resolution to Celebrate ‘Kimchi Day’

California’s Assembly Passes Resolution to Celebrate ‘Kimchi Day’

SEOUL, Aug. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — California’s legislature has passed a new resolution to celebrate kimchi, a popular Korean fermented side dish, to promote the consumption of healthier food, industry sources said Tuesday. Under the bill led by Californian Assemblyman Steven Choi, which was passed on the previous day, the U.S. state of California plans [...]

Naver and Daum’s Chinese Dictionaries Wrongly Define Kimchi as ‘Pao Cai’

Naver and Daum’s Chinese Dictionaries Wrongly Define Kimchi as ‘Pao Cai’

SEOUL, July 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver and Daum, the top two portal sites in South Korea, listed kimchi defined as “pao cai,” a non-Korean dish from China’s Sichuan Province, in their Chinese dictionaries, a civic group here said Thursday. The Voluntary Agency Network of Korea (VANK) reported that Naver’s Chinese dictionary defines kimchi as [...]