Other Distilled Alcohol

Distilled liquors also include goryangju and okroju.

Flavoured Distilled Liquor

Yagyong-jeungryuju (medicinal liquor) include:

  • Igang-ju is a straw-colored drink which has been brewed in Jeolla and Hwanghae Provinces since the mid-Joseon dynasty. With a delicate scent, it is flavored with curcuma root, cinnamon, and pears.
  • Gamhongno is a traditional light-pink liquor with medicinal herbs which is popular in Pyongyang and the Kwanso region of North Korea. It is distilled three times and aged for 120 years.
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