All posts tagged "ginseng"

  • sansam, ginseng
    US officials crack down on illegal ginseng harvesters

    Wild ginseng, coveted for centuries as an ailment miracle curer in Asia, has become Appalachian gold and a source of headache for local law enforcement officials. Known as “sansam” in Korea, the root grows naturally from Canada...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Ginseng
    Korean ginseng drink hits Costco in US

    By Park Si-soo A ginseng drink produced by Korea Ginseng Corp. (KGCUS) is now selling at discount chain Costco’s outlets in the United States, the company said Monday. The company said its red ginseng drink, Hong Sam...

    • Posted January 27, 2015
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  • Will Americans embrace Samgyetang as much as galbi, bulgogi, or bibimbap?
    Chicken Soup for the Seoul

    Korean Samgyetang cleared by USDA Soon, Americans will be able to taste authentic samgyetang, or ginseng chicken soup, straight from the source. The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced this week in a final rule that chicken imports...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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