"An entire Cornish game hen stuffed with glutinous rice, jujubes, and whole garlic cloves in an earthenware bowl of delicately flavored ginseng broth."
- MICHELIN guide inspectors
"Oh, and for super authentic Korean, try Ssyal Ginseng House. Whenever I get super-homesick, this is my hidden gem/go-to place"
"It's a meal that's both satisfying and good for you, no matter which country you're from."
"A wildly bubbling broth that’s subtly enriched with ginseng"
"There are three things I crave when the weather is as cold as its been this week in Chicago:
1. Matzo ball soup, to satisfy my inner child.
2. Pho, to provide not only a steaming, clove/cinnamon/star anise facial
3. Samgyetang, to actually make me feel better."