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How To Visit A Korean Chocolate Festival: Seoul Salon Du Chocolat

Every January in Seoul, either the second or third weekend of the month is dedicated to the Seoul Salon Du Chocolat, held in Gangnam’s CoEx Mall. The 4-day show features a chocolate fashion show, several international & local craft chocolate makers, and countless other little surprises. Korea isn’t typically a chocolate lover’s destination, but these …

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29 Best Chocolate Shops in Seoul, South Korea: A Local’s Guide

Korea’s certainly not the first place you think of visiting when you dream of rich, melty chocolate, but it should come to mind. I’ve lived and worked here for two-and-a-half years now, sometimes even making chocolates at home. But occasionally I just need a break from the monotony of rice-based Korean sweets & saccharine K-Pop music …

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Redefining Factory: Interview With Emily Paek, of Public Chocolatory

I first met Emily when I visited her Chuncheon-based chocolate factory last June. They’d been open just over 6 months, and we sat down to chat over cups of drinking chocolate, both excited to geek out over fine chocolate & exchange bars. Fast forward about 18 months, and Emily’s celebrating two years of being open, with …

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