Cooking Classes in Seoul

I always wanted to take a Korean cooking class, I studied culinary arts, so I am always interested in food. In Seoul I took several cooking classes . I will start with the second class. I took it through the Seoul Global Cultural Center that has cooking classes once a month.

The cooking class was near Ehwa University.

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You will have to cook in groups with other people. I met some good friends there.

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This is the instructor showing us how to cook the dish. She cooks and explains and then we cook.

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Presentation

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Bibimbap

Going back to first class.
First time I went to a cooking class. I searched through internet. There were 2 cooking schools Ongo foods which is very expensive and  Food and Culture Korea .

I went to the second one , located near kwanghwamun. I had to join a group of English.  We cooked Dakgalbi. There were 2 prices. One to see and the second one to cook. I paid the second one which  meant I paid more just to cut the chicken and add sauces and we all finished cooking it. We followed a recipe that they gave us photocopied from a book that at the Cultural Center they give it for free.

Classes were in English, the instructor was a funny lady, but I have to say BUT honestly if you want to really learn how to cook korean food, dont come here. Here you follow a recipe, you read it and follow the instructions. The result was not good, it didnt taste like Dakgalbi, so I was very dissapointed. The cost was $30 aprox.

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This is the Food and Culture Korea Academy

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My Dakgalbi, doesnt look like real  Dakgalbi TT.

I recommend to take cooking classes through the Seoul Global Cultural center located in Myeongdong.

I also had Kimchi classes in Myeongdong for aprox $10 dollars

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This was also a good class.

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