K-food: The meaning behind your favourite Korean food
Published on 24 May, 2023

When it comes to traditional foods - Koreans believe that food should be harmonious. 

But did you know that some Korean dishes actually have a meaning behind them? In fact, there different foods for certain occasions including birthdays, public holidays, and even before a big exam, Koreans traditionally eat.

It’s K-food on K-wave today - and here are some of the foods in Korean culture that have special meanings behind them.