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Korean Spicy Sauce

In The Basics by Tina1 Comment

Although I call it spicy sauce, it’s more of a mild spice. Of course, you can adjust the heat level by adding more raw jalapenos or even different spicier peppers. I use this sauce to add spice and flavor for many different …

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How to make Anchovy Broth

In Soup, The Basics by Tina1 Comment

Here we have the main ingredients. Starting from the top left: 4.25 oz. onion; chopped roughly, 6 oz. lobok; chopped roughly, 0.25 oz. kelp; torn into big pieces, 1.50 oz. dried anchovies; 2 green onions; cut into quarters. The anchovies need to …

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How To Roast Squash Seeds

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Remember this from here? Seeds cleaned and dried. I dried these overnight. I like to start with them super dry. You can dry overnight or roast in the oven at 300┬░F for 15 minutes or so till dry. Chipotle pepper powder, salt, …

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Moochae aka Cheat Kimchi

In Side Dish by Tina1 Comment

I make this when I don’t have kimchi but I NEED SOME NOW. I don’t like the kimchi they sell at the market. They either have MSG or are crazy fermented. Neither of those are appealing to me. Sidenote: I don’t have …

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Stovetop Korean Spicy Pork Ribs

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Yes. Stovetop. Ribs. It’s good. Trust. It’s juicy. It’s flavorful. It’s cooked on the stovetop. These ribs don’t require marination because the cooking method infuses the ribs with flavor. My mom’s been making this for us. This is how I know Korean …

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How To Cook Mandoo

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There are a few basic ways to cook mandoo. I’ll go over a couple of them here. I like all of them. It just┬ádepends on the mood I’m in and how much time I have.. and which pot is clean.. Pan-fried Mandoo …