Feeding Hannibal: A Connoisseur’s Cookbook by Janice Poon

hanniballcoverI’ve stated many times before when I watch K-Dramas, I get Korean cuisine cravings.  Watching a cute petite actress eat Jjangmyun (black bean sauce noodles), Mandu (meat dumplings), Bulgogi (BBQ beef) or Dukbokki (spicy rice cakes) just makes me hungry to munch on something.  Now back to the topic at hand, the NBC psycho-drama Hannibal.  Question, have you seen the past 3 seasons of Hannibal?  If not, go stream it somewhere!  Besides the incredible acting and visual images, it was also about the deadly appetizing food on the show.

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Food: Cutie Eatable Food

bentomonsterscoverHow do you make lunch fun for kids of all ages?  Author, mom and founder of Bento Monsters – Li Ming Lee turns food into cute pop culture characters.  Check out her book Yummy Kawaii Bento: Preparing Adorable Meals for Adorable Kids.

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Jpop: Song for Eating Steak

yukoandomcmisosoupWhen I heard first this track I thought I was listening to funky Jpop rap group HaliCali from years back, but I was wrong.  This cute catchy Jpop track is by veteran Jpop singer Ando Yuko who teams up with DJ Miso Soup and MC Rice.

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Food: Eating Celebrities in South Korea

mukbangI’m guilty too of watching videos of people eat, like for me, I admit I watch Ken Domik’s YouTube channel KBDProductions TV.  Munchies foody journalist Charlet Duboc flys to Seoul to look at the hot trend of Mukbang which translates to “food porn” or eating for an online audience.  In South Korea, many of these online eating stars called BJ’s (Broadcast Journalists) are very popular.

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South Korean Eating Voyeurism

cnn the divaIn South Korea, the hot trend is watching people eat online.  Park Seo-Yeon aka The Diva has several thousand viewers tuning-in to watch her eat delicious yummy meals and she reportedly makes around $9,000USD a month.  Am I in the wrong business.

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