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Ethnic Recipe and Meal Ideas
This site is designed to help you if you are looking for ethnic recipes or meal ideas from around the globe. You can search for a recipe (using the search box on the right) or use the drop down menus at the top of the page which include region, country, base ingredient or "pot luck"

Korean Recipe Ideas
Korean Food and Drink Ideas

Ho BaeChu

This is a light nutritious vegetable recipe from Korea, and you can make it vegetarian by substituting meat sauce by kimchi (hot) sauce. Ho BaeChu makes an excellent appetizer or main course, and you can feed as many people as you like by increasing the amount of ingredients.
For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 6 Chinese cabbage leaves
  • 1 garlic clove, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 tsp sesame seeds
  • 1 dash of cayenne pepper
  • 1 dash black pepper
  • 2 tbsp of Korean meat sauce or Kimchi sauce


Wash the cabbage and cut the leaves in thin stripes. Cook the cabbage in a steamer for 5 min. Add chopped garlic and sesame oil and mix well. Add the pepper, salt, cayenne to the cooking cabbage and stir well. Add the meat sauce and cook on high heat for 5 min. Serve hot with steamed rice or alone.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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