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Sunchang Traditional Sauce Festival Makes “Bibimbap” for 2,016 people

Sunchang Traditional Sauce Festival Makes “Bibimbap” for 2,016 people

SUNCHANG, South Korea, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Participants at the 11th Sunchang Fermented Soybean Product Festival made bibimbap for 2,016 people, marking the year 2016. Bibimbap is a traditional dish consisting of a bowl of rice with seasoned vegetables and gochujang, or red pepper paste.  The festival took off on Thursday for a four [...]

S. Korean Traditional Sauce Festival Kicks off in Sunchang

S. Korean Traditional Sauce Festival Kicks off in Sunchang

SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – An annual festival for Korea’s most beloved traditional sauce kicked off in the southern rural village of Sunchang on Thursday, hailing tourists and sauce lovers from home and overseas.  The 11th “Sunchang Fermented Soybean Product Festival” runs from Thursday to Sunday to celebrate the cultural heritage of different categories [...]

Another Mass Infection of Hepatitis C Reported in Sunchang

SUNCHANG, South Korea, Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – About 200 people have been infected with hepatitis C in southern South Korea, an official said Wednesday, prompting health authorities to conduct an epidemiological investigation.  Some of the people had received dental treatment from unlicensed dentists in Sunchang, some 360 kilometers south of Seoul. The local official [...]