Eating My Way Through Seoul’s Vegan Festival

Seoul's 6th annual vegan festival was held this past Saturday, May 18th at Seoul Innovation Park near Bulgwang Station. I've been in Seoul for two years, but this was my first time in attendance. Because I was still flirting with a plant-based diet in 2018, the festival didn't seem as appealing as a free concert… Continue reading Eating My Way Through Seoul’s Vegan Festival

Mountainberry Chia Seed Jam (산딸기치아씨드잼)

Raspberry jam is my favorite thing to spread on toast, hands down. While you can find buy a ton of imported and exotic jams in Korea, I can't deny that there's a special sense of accomplishment that comes from standing over the stove yourself with a wooden spoon in hand, watching a berry medley simmer… Continue reading Mountainberry Chia Seed Jam (산딸기치아씨드잼)

15 Vegan-Friendly Cafes in Seoul

In Going Vegetarian in South Korea, I discussed some of the difficulties I've faced since adopting a plant-based vegetarian diet abroad. Another unfortunate result of my decision was losing out on Korea's famed cafe culture, as many of the hippest, most unique cafes in Seoul exclusively use cow's milk in their beverages. So, while my… Continue reading 15 Vegan-Friendly Cafes in Seoul