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Seoul Kimchi Academy

21-7, Myeong-dong 8-gil, Jung-gu | 2F Dongyang Building, Seoul 04536, South Korea
+82 2-318-7051
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Good fun

A short class but good fun. You get to take home the kimchi you make in a sealed bag. They take... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sally C
via mobile
Food for thought

It's actually a good lesson on kimchi making. Straightforward and easy to understand. On top of... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Xive
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Singapore, Singapore
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21-7, Myeong-dong 8-gil, Jung-gu | 2F Dongyang Building, Seoul 04536, South Korea
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A short class but good fun. You get to take home the kimchi you make in a sealed bag. They take lots of pictures for you and you can even try on hambok. An hour well spent.

Thank Sally C
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

It's actually a good lesson on kimchi making. Straightforward and easy to understand. On top of that you get to bring the kimchi you made home to see how much you done it. Then there is several hanbok for you to wear and have some...More

Thank Xive
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great session making kimchi - easy to follow, efficient and could definitely do it again at home by myself

Thank Fengmanyi
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This place teaches you the basic way of making kimchi, and even let you try different kinds of kimchi, which are all delicious!

Thank darkblue J
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We've learn a lot on this trip, we were actually in a rush because of our next stop, and I thought we're unable to attend the class, but they made it happen.... It was clear, and fun, we got to try a lot of food...More

1  Thank _G3583LF
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The class was okay, but had hoped to spend time shopping for the ingredients and additional time learning a few more kimchi side dishes.

1  Thank ConchitaSNT
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Kimch is an everyday/everytime food for the Koreans. people can learn and see how Kimchi is made. the place also sells Kimchi for us to bring home. recommended to visit this place.

2  Thank Nazir N
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

First time in Korea and of course wanted to make the dish that is so representative of the country. Kimchi Academy House had friendly instructors who were so generous to take many pictures, in a clean and bright facility. English was spoken well, and they...More

Thank Robert M
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

A visit to Seoul should include learning about food... and this was a great start to learning about Kimchi. I took this class just two other people, family, and we had plenty of time to make out Kimchi and learn about other ingredients that can...More

Thank wspirit2
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

As Korean takes Kimchi in every meals, learning to make it is really an experience for all tourist. The Academy is located in Myeong-dong the bustling shopping area. The Kimchi Class take about 45 minutes and there is 4 sessions a day. Reservation is recommended...More

2  Thank Zalie H
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