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Hahoe mask bread
  • The shape of bread got a motive from hahoe mask, so it is one of the most popular souvenir in this local area. It is famous not just because of the shape but also healthy ingredients in it like rubus coreanus fruit.
    • Retail outlet : Ryu Chunghyeon hahoe mask bread(82-54-822-8203)
    • Price : From 12,000won~
    • Homepage :http://www.mushroom.co.kr/(Kor)
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

 Hahoe mask bread

Special collaboration of Andong yam and barley
  • This nutrition snack called Andong chamma & borippang is representative local specialty of Andong. The ingredient of bread is organic and healthy. There is a no preservative in it.
    • Retail outlet : Andonggouel(054-857-4466)
    • Price : From 3,000won~
    • Homepage :http://www.adgoeul.com/(Kor)
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

 Special collaboration of Andong yam and barley

Hahoe MASK (National Treasure No.121)
  • To make this mask, craved wood from the alder tree is covered with Hanji(traditional Korean paper) painted and laquered by very special craftsmen. These masks, made by hand, use the same methods as used for byeolsingut ceremonies at Hahoe village 800 years ago. There are altogether 11 masks of 10 different types : Gaksi(bride), Jung(Buddhist monk), Yangban(aristocrat), Seonbi(scholar), Choraengi(meddler), Imae(the fool), Bune(young woman), Baekjeong(butcher), Halmi(widow) and two Juji mythical lion masks.
    • Retail outlet : Andong craft exhibition hall(054-843-5531), Hahoe mask museum (054-853-2288)
    • Price : Depends on each product
    • Homepage :http://www.acehall.co.kr/(Kor),http://mask.kr(Kor)
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

 Hahoe MASK (National Treasure No.121)

Andong Soju (Intangible Cultural Property No.12)
  • Andong soju is made of rice that has been distilled three times. It is made from a recipe handed down by a famous family in Andong, and is designated as North Gyeongsang-do Intangible Cultural Property No 12. All equipment needed for making Soju such as rings bottles and cups, together with Andongs traditional table set, re displayed at the Andong Soju factory exhibition hall. This all natural Soju is similar to what might have been brewed in the home of a Yangban official.
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

 Andong Soju (Intangible Cultural Property No.12)

Andong chrysanthemum tea
  • Andong chrysanthemum tea is a flower-based tisane made from chrysanthemum flowers of the species Chrysanthemum morifolium or Chrysanthemum indicum, which are most popular in Korea. To prepare the tea, chrysanthemum flowers (usually dried) are steeped in hot water (usually 90 to 95 degrees Celsius after cooling from a boil) in either a teapot, cup, or glass; often rock sugar is also added, and occasionally also wolfberries. The resulting drink is transparent and ranges from pale to bright yellow in color, with a floral aroma.

 Andong chrysanthemum tea

Andong sanyak(Yam)
  • It is farmed in mountain and Andong region hold more than 70% in Korea. It has great taste and rich nutrition. It is well known as healthy food from longtime ago.
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

Andong sanyak(Yam)

Andong Hanji
  • Andong Korean paper or Andong hanji is the name of traditional handmade paper from Korea. Hanji is made from the inner bark of Paper Mulberry, a tree native to Korea that grows well on its rocky mountainsides, known in Korean as dak. Traditional hanji craft forms include jiho, jido, and jiseung. Jiho is a method that uses hanji scraps soaked in water and then added to glue, making a clay-like paste that can be molded into lidded bowls. Jido is the craft of pasting many layers of hanji onto a pre-made frame, which can be made into sewing baskets and trunks. Jiseung is a method of cording and weaving strips of hanji to make a wide array of household goods, including trays, baskets, mats, quivers, shoes, washbasins, and chamberpots.
    • Retail outlet : Andong Hanji Factory(054-858-7007)
    • Homepage :http://www.adhanji.com/(Kor)
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

 Andong Hanji

Andong Hemp Cloth (Intangible Cultural Property No.1)
  • Thanks to favorable climatee and soil, Andon hemp cloth has been regarded as of the very highest quality. It is famous for its fine ply and beautiful color.
    • Contact : AFTF 82-54-856-3013(English) 82-54-840-6395(Chinese)

Andong Hemp Cloth (Intangible Cultural Property No.1)