Chili Prawns

Recipe: Chili Prawns Summary: There are several dishes that Koreans believe were originated from China, but quite often they are only found in Chinese restaurants in Korea. Chili prawn is only of those dishes. A bit spicy, sweet and delicious! Ingredients 20 Prawns Potato Starch 2/3 Cup 1 Egg Onion 1/2 Carrot 1/2 Chinese Chili …

Kimchi Pancake

Kim Chi Jeon

Recipe: Kimchi Pancake Summary: Kimchi jeon is a pancake made with chopped Kimchi. If you have Kimchi in your fridge and get hungry at night, you can make kimchi jeon with just flour and egg. Ingredients 1/2 cup of chopped Kimchi 1/3 cup Kimchi soup 1 cup of flour 1 egg 2/3 cup of water …

Korean Side Dishes

Korean Fried Tofu

Recipe: Korean Pan Fried Tofu Summary: Pan Fried Tofu is a wonderful side dish and quite easy to make. It doesn’t require a lot of ingredients or time, so it’s a perfect dish for a beginner in Korean cooking. Ingredients Tofu 1 Chopped Green Onion 1T Soy Sauce 2T Chopped Garlic 1t Sesame Oil 1t …

Potato pancakes

Potato Pancake – Gamjajun

Recipe: Korean potato pancake Summary: Korean potato pancake (gamjajun) is a good snack for kids and can be served as a side dish for a regular meal. ‘Jun’ in korean means pancake and there are many different kinds of juns. Ingredients 3 medium potatoes, grated 1/2 tsp salt Green & red chili as garnish 1T …

Kimchi jjigae

Kimchi Chigae

Recipe: Kimchi Chigae (김치찌게) Summary: Kimchi Chigae is a spicy hot pot made with leftover Kimchi. Ingredients 2t sesame oil 1/2 pound of pork stew meat, cut into cubes or strips 1 package of firm tofu, cut in cubes 2 – 3 cups of fermented Kimchi 2t soy sauce 1t sugar 1t minced garlic 1t …

Seaweed Soup

Korean Seaweed Soup (Miyeok Guk)

Recipe: Seaweed Soup (미역국) Summary: Seaweed is effective at stimulating healthy milk production in nursing moms. Seaweed is also believed to be an excellent blood cleanser. Ingredients 1 (1 ounce) dried seaweed 1/4 pound beef top sirloin, minced 2 teaspoons sesame oil 1 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 teaspoon salt, or to taste 6 cups …