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Hello!

My name is Myounghee Jo. I am passionate about cooking diverse types of foods, exploring new tastes and teaching how to cook in an environmentally-friendly, sustainable fashion. I want to create a community internationals in Vienna, who share with me the passion for food, which connects and tells stories.

Blog Posts

My everyday recipe is presented here, I do what I love to cook and share the ideas.

Summer Story by Elderflower

Elder (‘holunder’ in German) is a loved bushy tree which can be seen commonly all over Britain and most parts of central and southern Europe. I’ve never seen this tree before when I lived in Korea, but since I’d moved to London and now Austria, I see this tree everywhere, every year around early summer.…

Stop Throwing Lemon Scraps Away!

Lemon is one of the most useful and beloved cooking ingredients in our kitchen. Adding just a few drops of lemon juice and tiny slices of lemon peel in many dishes take the whole flavour into another level. But after that what to do with all these leftover lemon scraps? Sometimes, I keep hollow half…

Bulgogi – Korean Classic Marinated Beef

Bulgogi is a Korean traditional marinated meat dish, normally with slices of beef but can also be with pork or chicken. This is a popular main dish for family dinner as everyone like it because of its tender texture and sweet caramelised taste. Also, it’s very festive dish for celebrating summer time as you can…

Korean Multi-Purpose Soy Sauce

One ingredient I make sure to have in my pantry at all times is Korean multi-purpose soy sauce. I use it as a dipping sauce for the rice roll dish or to marinate meat, stir-fry vegetables and make a quick Korean style warm salad. Once you prepare this multi-purpose soy sauce in a big amount,…

Bibimbap – Mix properly, please!

I cook bibimbap quite often as it’s easy to make and fun to play around with whatever vegetable we have. It’s also a good and healthy way to get rid of leftover ingredients. When I serve this bibimbap, I always start with “Mix properly, please!” Do you know why? The word ‘bibim’ means ‘mixed’ and…

Melon Slush – Drink Summer Fruit and Stay Cool

Melon is one of my favourite fruits and almost every day in the summer time we eat melons as morning smoothie, evening snack or cook it like a steak, add into salad and more. When I was a little girl living in Korea, my hometown, there were small shops for kids in front of the…

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