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Janet's Cooking Studio & Seoul Food Tour

Seoul, South Korea
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A Dongdaemun walking tour with Janet

My friend and I recently enlisted Janet's services for a personalized tour through Dongdaemun... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sybil821
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Will definitely do it again! 还会回来。

I had an awesome time with janet walking the local market. It was really cool to see the local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Huiying W
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Local Seoul-based chef offering Korean food tours and cooking classes since 2011.
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“market tour” (25 reviews)
“local market” (21 reviews)
“korean dishes” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My friend and I recently enlisted Janet's services for a personalized tour through Dongdaemun. Janet is so knowledgeable about this area and was a great guide. This is my second "tour" with Janet and my friend's first "tour" with Janet. We shopped and toured in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an awesome time with janet walking the local market. It was really cool to see the local produce, especially the wild grown vegetables. Back at her cooking studio, she patiently taught me to make healthy and delicious local dishes. I cannot cook to...More

Thank Huiying W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed spending several hours with Janet at the market and at the cooking studio. The lessons were highly practical with a lot of focus on using ingredients and methods that are possible back home from Korea, which greatly increases the chance that we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a food tour with Janet, and we couldn't have wished for anything more. Janet was passionate, knowledgeable, informative, and we felt that she went out of her way to make our tour special and personal. We got to taste Food that we would...More

Thank Terese S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Janet went above and beyond in her cooking class! We did so much in such a short time. I left the class with a full tummy, recipes and very practical knowledge for preparing the dishes. I highly recommend her cooking class for anyone, but especially...More

Thank Hanapepe15
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this whole experience was exceptional. Janet is delightful and is very knowledgeable about all forms of cooking. I eat all foods, but she can customize for vegan and vegetarian needs which is very unique. Her studio is beautiful and we were able to...More

Thank Jennifer G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to take Janets cooking class about Korean food. She showed us how to make authentic Korean food while using ingredients that can be easily found even in other parts of the world. So we will definitely be able to cook her...More

Thank Julia R
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

My family of 5 had the pleasure of participating in Janet's Market Tour and Cooking Class. She led us through the intricacies of Korean cooking during our time together, and really showed us step by step how to prepare several types of sauces essential to...More

Thank Andrew K
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This was the best time I had on my recent visit to Seoul! Janet has so much wisdom to impart and even for folks like me who are not great in the kitchen I left with some great recipes that I will be able to...More

Thank SYLVIA C
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

My girlfriend and I have lived in Korea for 2 years, and through our afternoon with Janet, learned double the amount about Korean food as compared to our whole time here. Janet first took us through a local market and showed us how to look...More

Thank Mark L
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