Gwangju names representative foods
The City of Gwangju said Tuesday that it has selected 7 different kinds of food to represent the City.
The list includes a Gwangju style course meal, duck soup, rice balls, fried squid with lettuce, beef jeon, barley rice set meal and ddukgalbi.
The City named rice balls, fried squid with lettuce and barley rice set meal as future strategic dishes so as to put focus on their growth and promotion.
The City will push for the representative dishes’ branding, standardization and variation from June.