iReport: My favorite Korean food
Fermented. Spicy. Stewed.
Descriptions of Korean food may actually be its worst marketing enemy abroad, but as millions of foodies and travelers can attest, the more terrible it sounds, the tastier the dish -- in Korea, anyway.
That's why we asked readers in a CNNGo iReport assignment to submit photos of their favorite Korean dishes.
This gallery showcases the ones that made us blow off that 11 a.m. meeting and head to lunch early.
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