Delicacy in Local Market
What snack would local Korean people eat? Let’s go digging the delicacy in the local market in Gangwon! 🙂
Chuncheon (Nangman Market)
Nangman Guksi located in Nangman Market sells the savory noodle soup. The simple combination of anchovy soup, thick noodle and sprinkled green onion and seaweed makes the perfect taste.
Guess what? This big portion noodle soup only costs 3,000 Korean won!
Sokcho (Sokcho Tourist & Fishery Market)
Dakgangjeong (crispy fried chicken coated with the spicy and sweet sauce) in Sokcho Tourist & Fishery Market is the iconic dish, even people in other regions request for delivery service.
Try the fresh fried Dakgangjeong with the secret sauce here!
Gangneung (Jungang Market)
Gangneng Jungang Market has a hidden gem place. This Moja (Mother and Son) Hotteok (Korean pancake) is the family business started with the mother and son, not passed down to the son and the daughter-in-law. You can have freshly pan-fry the Hotteok in a great combo with mozzarella cheese or ice cream, you can’t resist this sweet temptation!
Wonju (Jungang Market)
Any Mandu (Dumpling) lover here? In Jungang Market in Wonju, you will find all different types of Mandu filed with meat, Kimchi or big prawns!
Jeongseon (5 Days Market)
Maybe it’s something new that you’ve never tried, this Kotdeungchigi (Hitting nose) Guksu (Noodle) is the local delicacy in Jeongseon. This buckwheat noodle in the cold soup is famous with the chewy texture, even can hit the nose when you slurp the noodle. That’s why the name of Kotdeungchigi Guksu was given 🙂
This market is open every 2, 7, 12, 17, 22, 27 of every month so make sure to check out the market day before travel!
Happy snack time in Gangwon! 🙂