The Perfect Kimchi Comes From a Place of Love

December 12, 2016

One man in South Korea has a refined process

Kimchi is a well-seasoned side that comes along with Korean meals, and there’s a man in South Korea for whom the art of kimchi is a true lifetime commitment. Kim Myung-Sung has perfected his own version of this fermented vegetable dish, and his quest was born of a desire to make something delicious for his wife. Myung-Sung demonstrated his process in a video for Great Big Story.

Myung-Sung says kimchi is a symbol of national pride for Korea, and for him specifically, it “represents love and future.” The ideal kimchi is