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JUBO brings Korean street food to Exmouth Market

The Asian invasion gets under way as Korean street food restaurant JUBO opens up its second London venue. It’s something you just have to accept if you eat here – and that is the very real prospect that you may, at the most inconsiderate of times i.e. whilst dining at another restaurant, develop the most unrelenting of cravings for some volcanic Korean fried chicken. But there’s no shame in that for JUBO’s recipe is deserving of such praise – it’s their speciality after all so is a difficult one to resist. As the name suggests, JUBO’s “volcanic” chicken is pretty darn hot so you may just want to stick with “hot” which provides enough of a kick but without unduly alarming the pain receptors. Those who can’t handle the heat or who just prefer lighter flavours will enjoy the “soy garlic” variety. Whatever the choice, the result is a sinful mash-up of sweet, rich, sticky and crunchy goodness – everything you need to start off the Korean food love affair. The best introduction to Korean …