In the media

Here are some interviews, stories, and reports in the media on me, my website, and my readers:

May 21, 2015
YouTube Sensation Publishes Her First Cookbook
– Here & Now, National Public Radio (US)

May 18, 2015
Chef Chat – Maangchi promotes Korean cuisine with her videos
– The Milwaukee Sentinal
YouTube Chef Maangchi Debuts New Cookbook
– KoreAm Journal

March 12, 2012
Some of my readers and I were featured on the show 과학카페 (“Science Cafe”) on the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), Korea’s biggest TV network.

October 10, 2011
NBC interviewed me about my YouTube channel.

September 22, 2011
I was invited to have lunch with the First Lady of Korea Kim Yoon-ok, and the Wall Street Journal wrote about it.

June 2, 2011
USA Today did a front page story on me and some of the other NextUppers, and the future of YouTube and the media.

May 31, 2011
The New York Times wrote about me and all the other YouTube NextUp winners.

March 17, 2011
The New York Daily News wrote a feature story about me.
Maangchi in The New York Daily News - March17, 2011

March 9, 2011
I was a “Kimchi Taster” for Serious Eats’ Kimchi Taste Test.

March 1, 2011
I was in the CNN report “Become a YouTube millionaire.”

February 27, 2011
The Korea Herald called my site one of “the nation’s most useful websites.”

February 26, 2011
I was featured in the New York Post article “YouTube Millionaires” which was also covered by The Korea Times.

November 3, 2010
I was interviewed by

July 11, 2010
I was interviewed by Fox 9 TV in Minneapolis when I did a cooking demo for “Passport to Korea.”

June 24, 2010
The New York Kimchi Contest was picked by Time Out New York and Serious Eats New York as one of the best food events in the city that week.

April 17, 2010
I was interviewed by Voice of America radio (mp3).

March 11, 2010
Nominated by Saveur Magazine for “Most Innovative Video Content” in their 1st Annual Food Blog Awards.

Feb 24, 2010
Interviewed by

Jan 25, 2010
KBS in Korea did a nice report on me. It’s in Korean, but even if you can’t understand the language, you will understand what’s going on:

Jan 10, 2010
Interview with Mr. Doowon Seo on his live radio show in Korea, “Sisa Jeonmangdae” (“Current News”) on KBS (mp3).

Jan 08, 2010
Canada’s Globe and Mail wrote a long article about me: “You Tube turns amateur chefs into food celebs.” Soon after, many other Korean media outlets reported on the story:

Oct 02, 2009
I was interviewed by Philip Gowman of London Korean Links over dinner, it was nice to meet him and he wrote some really nice things about me and my website.

May 19, 2009
My cooking class is in the New York Times Dining and Wine Calendar.

Oct 20, 2008
I was interviewed by the Joongang Ilbo which is interesting only if you read Korean.