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K-Food World Festival


K-Food World Festival

Are go-chu-jang(red chilli paste), soy sauce and sesame oil

in your kitchen cupboard?

You are qualified to enter K-Food World Festival!

The Embassy of Republic of Korea in London is delighted to announce its first ever K-Food World Festival this July as part of a cooking competition organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, MBC, a national broadcaster of Korea and North Jeolla Province.

The winners from the qualifying rounds in 10 participating countries will go to Korea in an all-inclusive trip in order to participate in the Final, experience the Korean culture and enjoy original Korean food. The Winner of the Grand Final in Seoul will win US $10,000!


The Final in Seoul will be broadcasted in September by MBC, so if the little chef inside you wants to show the world what you can do, do not miss this opportunity.



Cuckoo Rice cooker

2 Bibigo Restaurant vouchers

A hamper of Korean cooking utensils and ingredients


● All you have to do is to send us a video of you cooking a Korean recipe of your choice, no longer than 10 minutes.

● You will then need to upload your video on your Youtube channel and send us the link with your completed entry form and Consent and Release Agreements on by midnight Thursday 11 July 2013.

5 successful contestants will be invited to the Central Street Cookery School for the live cooking contest on Saturday 20 July.



Closing date for the submission of entry forms                       11 July 2013

Announcement of 5 Successful Contestants                          12 July 2013

K-Food World Festival UK (Live Cooking Contest)                20 July 2013

K-Food World Final in Korea                                               16 August 2013


For detailed Guidelines on how to enter the contest, Entry Form and Consent and Release Agreements please download the attachment.


For enquiries, please contact Press Office on +44 (0)207 227 5560 or


K-Food World Festival Guidelines

Entry Form

Consent and Release Agreements

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