Tag Archives: korean


ddeokbokki (떡볶이) | korean spicy rice cakes

Korean Imperial cuisine aside, I think Korean food is generally very easy to prepare. This is certainly helped by the fact that many sauces used in Korean cooking come ready-made….


sukjunamul-muchim (숙주나물무침) | korean spicy sesame bean sprouts

Before I write anything else, I have a confession to make. I am usually NOT a fan of bean sprouts. In fact, mention the words “bean sprouts” and you are likely…


korean soft toufu stew

The problem with toufu is that they are always on sale. That is a dilemma for an auntie like myself. To buy or not to buy? Well, usually the auntie-ness…


chicken bulgogi fried rice with asparagus and mushrooms

I had to cook a quick dinner tonight because I had stuff to do around the house. I looked through the fridge and found a couple of pieces of chicken…


gochujang fried chicken wings

The Koreans really have a way with fried chicken wings. I believe they make some of the best fried chicken wings around. I think this is largely due to their…


ojingeo bokkeum (오징어볶음) | korean-style stir-fried squid

I love squid. I love buying squid at the market. I love coming home and cleaning the squid – taking out the backbone, cleaning the cavity, but most of all…


slow-cooker bulgogi samgyeobsal (불고기 삼겹살) | slow cooker pork bulgogi

I can’t even start to describe how happy I have been since I started cooking Korean food at home. What is it about Korean food? It really grows on you….


slow cooker dakjjim (닭찜) | korean braised chicken with vegetables

Once again, I had a lazy sort of day. For one, it was raining. Rainy days = just-don’t-want-to-get-off-my-ass days. But dinner still needs to be cooked. So I made dakjjim…


dakgangjeong (닭강정) | sweet crispy chicken

I love Korean food. But because the LAM is not a big fan, we rarely have Korean food in restaurants. So I figured the only way I can eat Korean…

hobakjeon - korean zucchini pancake

hobakjeon – korean zucchini pancake

Today I am sharing a quick recipe. A fantastic recipe if you have kids who are not too fond of vegetables.    It is a delicious Korean pancake that is…