Spicy cucumber side dish (Oi-muchim: 오이무침)

Ingredients (Serves 4) 1 English cucumber (or 2 to 3 kirby cucumbers), washed 1/4 cup thinly sliced onion 1 green onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tablespoons soy sauce 2 teaspoons hot pepper flakes 2 teaspoons sesame oil 2 teaspoons sesame seeds 1 teaspoon sugar (optional)

Korean Fried Chicken Recipe

Ingredients (for 3-4 servings): 3 pounds (about 1.5 kg) of chicken chunks, salt, ground black pepper, potato starch powder, flour,sweet rice flour, egg, baking soda, canola oil (or vegetable oil), garlic, ketchup, hot pepper paste,rice syrup, vinegar. Directions: 1. Rinse chunks of chicken in cold water. Drain. *tip: You could use chicken wings, too. About […]

Mapa tofu

Ingredients: Take the tofu (14 oz: 400 grams) out of the package and rinse it in cold water. Pat dry with a kitchen towel or cotton cloth. Cut it into ½ inch cubes and set aside. Cut ½ pound (about 230 grams) of chicken breast into ½ inch cubes and set aside. Cut ¾ cup’s […]

Sweet Pumpkin with Rice Stuffing

Ingredients: Kabocha pumkin (1½ kilograms, or about 3 pounds) Sweet rice Black sweet rice Salt Jujubes Pine nuts Raisins Canned chestnuts Soy sauce Vinegar Green onion Red chili pepper.

Ox bone soup

Ingredients: 2.5 pounds of ox bones 2 pounds beef flank (or brisket or round) water Korean radish (or Daikon radish) onion green onions salt black ground pepper sesame oil.

Soybean Sprouts Bibimbap

Ingredients: Soybean sprouts (16 oz: 453 grams) Rice Ground beef Egg Soy sauce Green onions Garlic Green chili pepper (optional) Sesame seeds Sesame oil Onion Honey (or sugar).

Braised chicken with vegetables

Ingredients: Chicken thighs starch noodles soy sauce oyster sauce rice syrup (or corn syrup) dark brown sugar vegetable oil dried red peppers potatoes garlic cucumber green onions carrot white mushrooms onion green chili peppers red chili peppers ground black pepper sesame oil and sesame seeds.

Braised mackerel with radish

Ingredients: Mackerel, soy sauce, sugar, hot pepper flakes, garlic, ginger, white radish (or daikon), onion, green onions, green and red chili peppers. Directions: Prepare 2 medium sized fresh or frozen mackerel (750 grams, or 1.7 pounds). Thaw them out if frozen. Cut off the fins and heads. Make a slit from the top to the […]

Tuna pancakes

Ingredients: 1 can of tuna (5 oz: 142 grams) onion garlic salt ground black pepper sesame oil egg flour and canola oil

Oi naengguk – Cold Cucumber soup

Ingredients: Cucumber, garlic, green chili pepper, red hot chili pepper, green onion , 1½ tbs vinegar, 1 ts salt, 1 ts fish sauce, 1 ts sugar, 1½ cup of cold water (purified or boiled and cooled down), and 6 ice cubes. 1. Get a bowl ready, one that can hold more than 2 cups. One […]