Chuseok Food: Songpyeon - Songpyeon is one of the representative snacks of Chuseok. This rice cake is prepared with rice or non-glutinous     rice powder that is kneaded into the perfect size, then filled with sesame seeds, beans, red beans, chestnuts, and     a host of other nutritious foods. When steaming the songpyeon, the bottom of the rice cakes are layered with     pine needles, which fill the rice cakes with their delightful fragrance.

Chuseok Food: Songpyeon - Songpyeon is one of the representative snacks of Chuseok. This rice cake is prepared with rice or non-glutinous rice powder that is kneaded into the perfect size, then filled with sesame seeds, beans, red beans, chestnuts, and a host of other nutritious foods. When steaming the songpyeon, the bottom of the rice cakes are layered with pine needles, which fill the rice cakes with their delightful fragrance.

The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition): Daily News from Korea - Rice Cakes and Other Tasty Chuseok Traditions

The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition): Daily News from Korea - Rice Cakes and Other Tasty Chuseok Traditions

Songpyeon is a traditional Korean food made of glutinous rice- a type of tteok, consisting of small rice cakes traditionally eaten during the autumn harvest festival, Chuseok. They are a popular symbol of traditional Korean culture. Songpyeon are half-moon-shaped rice cakes that contain different kinds of sweet or semi-sweet fillings, such as sesame seeds and honey, sweet red bean paste, and chestnut paste steamed over a layer of pine needles, which gives them the fragrance of fresh pine…

Songpyeon is a traditional Korean food made of glutinous rice- a type of tteok, consisting of small rice cakes traditionally eaten during the autumn harvest festival, Chuseok. They are a popular symbol of traditional Korean culture. Songpyeon are half-moon-shaped rice cakes that contain different kinds of sweet or semi-sweet fillings, such as sesame seeds and honey, sweet red bean paste, and chestnut paste steamed over a layer of pine needles, which gives them the fragrance of fresh pine…

Julpyun(절편) - Traditional Rice Cake that date back to thousand years.  These were served to royal family.

Julpyun(절편) - Traditional Rice Cake that date back to thousand years. These were served to royal family.

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Songpyeon (송편)- Small half-moon shaped rice cakes stuffed with sweet fillings, such as sesame seeds and mung beans.

Songpyeon (송편)- Small half-moon shaped rice cakes stuffed with sweet fillings, such as sesame seeds and mung beans.

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