South Korea state dinner attempts to showcase national cuisine while catering to US president’s liking for home food with ‘Asian-American fusion’
In the diplomatic minefield that is Donald Trump’s whirlwind tour of Asia, where North Korea is dominating the agenda, a new issue is quickly emerging for host nations: what do you serve a 71-year-old man who is not afraid to speak his mind, manners be damned?
Trump is widely known to prefer the more familiar cuisine of home, including meatloaf, hamburgers and well-done steak, all served with ketchup. But when travelling abroad each country traditionally attempts to showcase their own unique cooking.
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