Andong JJimdak 안동찜닭 – braised chicken leg, root vegetables, and glass noodles with Andong spicy soy sauce. The chicken may be softer and chewier than a baby’s bottom (does this mean you go around gnawing baby butts? – Editor) but the real star is the gravy, which is comforting like a warm blankie on a cold and wet monsoon night yet tantalizingly spicy. You would be left yearning for more after the last slurp. 4/5

Kimchi Korean Restaurant
3 Temasek Boulevard
#02-387 Suntec City Convention Tower
Singapore 038983


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