Jamon Carving by Jose Sol

Korea’s masses of foreign visitors and residents over the past 20 years have sought hard-to-find goods that most retailers here wouldn’t dream of carrying. As the demand began to roar, the nooks and crannies of Seoul’s expat playground, Itaewon, experienced a covert renaissance.

Grades, Ages, and Cuts

As we officially warm up for summer, it’s time to get out of the kitchen and fire up the flavor! Few people can resist a sizzling steak right off the grill. But how do you choose a steak? What does USDA Choice grade mean? What is aging? Which cut is the best? Let us help you answer some of these burning questions!