I suppose the title says it all. Read it at Roads & Kingdoms.
In what will probably be my final Korean food story, I explore the dying world of the soju tent. Read it at Zester!
South Korea is being flooded with a whole new series of fruity sojus and alcopops, aimed squarely at women drinkers. Check it out at Zester Daily.
It’s actually more because of K-dramas, but K-pop has had its hand in it too. Read all about the rise of our gasoline-flavoured friend at VinePair!
One of my favourite stories of 2013 – we gathered 12 expats to taste-test 16 different sojus, the first time anyone has ever bothered comparing soju brands. Also included was a history of the drink, interviews with foreigners selling soju overseas and Koreans drinking it at home, and an analysis of why it’s so popular. Nominated for Groove’s Food and Drink Story of the Year, 2013. Read it at Groove.