October 21, 2012 § Leave a comment
Fact: There are almost no Koreans in the greater Portland area. As a result, I am easily identified as “the korean girl.” I have also received the nickname “Kim Joy Il” in some parts. This would have made me self conscious me as a wee lassie…but no longer! I will gladly own up to the fact that I like to wear slippers at home (boo to shoes indoors). And yes, I eat spicy fermented cabbage and find it delicious with almost everything (Try it with spagetti. It’ll change your world). And yes, sometimes I shower after meals so as not to smell like a garlic storm.
I am actually telling you all this for a reason. I was asked by SYNONYM JOURNAL to do a piece on “Recommendations.” See it on their site here! I find myself recommending Korean food to many that have never had it –…
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