Interactive vocabulary exercise from “A Jewel in the Palace” Ep. 13

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Episode 13: The bean paste

by the fish merchant’s to select fresh fish despite his , Lady Han begins teaching Jang Geum how to “draw up a taste” or to ingredients without the food.

Lady Choi, on the other hand, teaches Keum Young all the secrets handed down from members of their family who have been the Highest Kitchen Lady.

As the competition’s first part, Lady Han and Lady Choi are assigned to find out why the taste of the bean paste has changed. The change is an omen that bad things are about to happen to the kingdom.

Alarmed by the , Gang Duk Gu sneaks into the Palace to perform a for changing back the taste of the bean paste.

Lady Jung finds out that Choi Pan Sul has been the Palace with the of salt that he has been delivering.

Lady Han and Jang Geum visit a where the taste of the bean paste is much better than that of the Palace.