Korean Food: 6 Strange Foods to Eat in Korea

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Strangest Foods in Korea

Of these, I’ve only tried 순대 and 청국장. Hyo loves 번데기 from time to time. I don’t think I will ever get around to trying the rest except for maybe the live octopus. Which ones have you tried?

Also remember that romanization is only a tool. Try not to depend on it too much. Learning the Hangul alphabet is the key to success!


  1. I eat 1&4 normally here in PH. #2 Beon-de-gi, I saw last week at the Korean mini-mart and thought I was reading it wrong, but no. It’s really silkworm O___O.

  2. Ron Stevenson

    Not San nakchi but saeng nakchi

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