Dakgogi Gui – Korean Style Chicken and Vegetables on Skewers

A quick and easy way to enjoy Korean cuisine. Servings: 3 Cooking Times Preparation Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Ingredients Equipment Needed: bamboo skewers Ingredients: 1 1/4 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thigh or breast 16 each white button mushrooms 8 each scallions or 2 leeks, white … Read more

Stir-Fried Ginger Chicken

This tasty dish can be prepared and served in about 30 minutes. Degree of Difficulty: Very easy Servings: 2 Cooking Times Preparation Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 8 minutes Inactive Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 28 minutes Ingredients 3/4 pound boneless skinless chicken (thigh recommended) 1 ounce ginger 2 each scallions or … Read more

Oi Bokkeum (Seasoned and sauteed cucumber)

오이볶음 Servings: 4 Cooking Times Preparation Time: 13 minutes Cooking Time: 3 minutes Total Time: 16 minutes Ingredients 1 each Korean Long Cucumber (Substitute English cucumber) (about 10 ounces) 1 1/2 teaspoon salt Seasoning Mix 1 teaspoon Soy Sauce 1 medium Green Onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic 1 teaspoon kkaesoogeum 1 teaspoon … Read more

Ojingeo Soondae (Squid “Sausage”)

Servings: 4 Ingredients 4 each whole squid (8 inch long body) 4 tablespoons Flour Stuffing 1 tablespoon Flour 1 package (12 ounces) firm tofu 4 ounces Daengmyon (Korean sweet potato starch vermicelli) 4 ounces bean sprouts 1 egg Seasoning paste 3 each cloves garlic 2 tablespoons chopped scallion 2 each red chili … Read more

Oiseon – Korean Stuffed Cucumber

Cucumber doesn’t always need a salad or to be pickled. Servings: 8 Cooking Times Cooking Time: 35 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes Ingredients 4 medium cucumbers 2 each eggs 1 medium carrot 4 each Pyogo (Shitake) mushroom 2 tablespoons salt 2 teaspoons roasted sesame oil 1/2 pound lean Beef Marinade 2 tablespoons … Read more

Mul Naengmyeon

물냉면 Mulnaengmyeon is a fantastic soup for a hot summer day. With a slightly spicy, tangy, ice cold broth and buckwheat noodles, this dish cools and satisfies. Servings: 6 Ingredients 1 24 ounce pkg Memil guksu 메밀국수(Korean buckwheat noodles) 8 cups Beef Stock* (prepare the night before) 2 cups Anchovy Stock** *Beef … Read more

Baesook (Korean Peppercorn Pear with ginger)

(배숙) Baesook (or Baesuk) was originally served in Korean royal court cuisine and did not spread to the public until the mid 20th century. This is a slightly different version with ginger added. Servings: 4 Ingredients 3 each Nashi (Asian) pears 2 ounces peeled ginger 36 to 48 each peppercorns 3 tablespoons … Read more


A seasoned red pepper sauce/paste that accompanies many Korean meat dishes Images

Korean “Sticky” Rice

Servings: 2 Ingredients 1 or more cups short or medium grain white rice 1 1/4 cups water per 1 cup of rice (1 cup uncooked rice yields approximately 2 cups cooked rice)   Procedure Choose Rice: Use a Calrose style Short or Medium Grain white rice, although any uncooked short or medium … Read more

Kimchi – Napa Cabbage Kimchi (Baekju gimchi)

배추 김치 Baechu Kimchi (Napa Cabbage or Chinese Cabbage Kimchi) is probably the most common type of kimchi. The elongated heads have a semi-sweet flavor that goes well with ginger, garlic, and dried red chili peppers. Baechu Kimchi was originally made with cabbage and beef stock. It wasn’t until after the Japanese … Read more

Shigimchi Namul (Seasoned Bunch Spinach)

Servings: 4 Cooking Times Preparation Time: 8 minutes Cooking Time: 1 minute Total Time: 10 minutes Ingredients 8 ounces bunches fresh bunch spinach(stem & leaf, not the bagged leaves) 2 small green onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic 1 teaspoon kkaesoogeum (sesame salt) 1 teaspoon toasted sesame seed Optional: 1 teaspoon sesame oil … Read more

Low heat

Low heat is a heat level in which the flame is very low. Low heat level is less than half of medium heat. This is the heat level for boiling liquids down a long time or simmering soup gently.