The recipes of Korean culture for Finns
Bap – Korean Cookbook
Print design, Creative direction
Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Finland
Bap is the first Korean cookbook in Finnish, published by Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Finland. The cookbook introduces 22 basic Korean recipes through stories of Korean culture and important events of life, such as birth, marriage and death.
Six Koreans, who have lived in Finland for several years, have collaborated for the book. 2000 copies have been distributed for free in Finland and E-book is available here.
Designers: June Seo, Su Park, Sunwha Park
Project manager: Sangwon Ryu
Writer: Heeyoung Han
Photographer: Jaeseong Park
Scope of work
: Layout design, symbol illustration, co-concept development
To describe Korean food culture to Finns more competently, photos were combined Korean food with typical Finnish items; birch branches, grilled sausages, blueberries, firewood and a foraging tool. The recipes consist of familiar and purchasable ingredients in Finland.