Haha same here. I would need to learn how to say "poutine" in Korean and hope they can make me one.
Why? Trying new foods is one of the very best parts of travel! In most places you can get the spicy level dialed down if you need to & avoid things like squid etc if you wish.
Btw, Ponyo these pics are beautiful, love seeing you & your lovely wife, the countryside is gorgous & the food looks amazing ♥️ Thank you for sharing with us.