Recipes - Korean

Soonduboo Jjigae (Soft Tofu Hotpot)
Soonduboo Jjigae


Soonduboo jjigae is another favourite amongst Koreans. It is a tofu stew loaded with flavour and taste. It is a easy to make and can be made in a jiffy.
Cooking Time: < 15mins
Serves:2
Total time: 30mins - 60mins
Course: Main
Cook Method: Boil
Cuisine: Korean









Ingredients:

300g soft tofu
2- 3 tbsp pork mince or finely diced pork belly
2 cloves garlic (minced)
½ -1 tsp kochugaru (Korean chilli powder)
1 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp chilli oil (optional)
½-1 cup vongole (optional or substitute with peeled prawns or sliced calamari)
¼ onion (diced)
1 green onion (sliced)
½ green chilli (sliced, optional)
1 tsp Korean salted shrimp (optional)
1- 2 tsp fish sauce
2 tsp soy sauce
1 tsp sesame oil
salt (to season)
½ - ¾ cup water




Steps:
  1. Heat olive oil in a saucepan. Cook pork quickly for about 2 mins over medium heat. Add garlic and continue cooking for 10 secs.
  2. Turn heat down to very low and add the chilli powder and chilli oil and cook for 2 mins. Stir well and make sure you don’t burn the chilli powder.
  3. Add water and onion and bring it to a boil. Simmer soup for about 5-7 mins. Put in vongole and cook for about 2-3 mins until shells have opened.
  4. Add the tofu with the rest of other ingredients and bring to a boil. Simmer soup for about 1-2 mins and season with extra salt if necessary.
  5. Your Soonduboo jjigae is ready to be devoured.

N.B
You can add 1 egg yolk to soup towards the end of cooking time, careful not to stir yolk until its set.
Soonduboo jiggae can be enjoyed with pork without the addition of seafood.
Use dookbaegi (Korean claypot) instead of saucepan for authentic Korean presentation.

 


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Soonduboo Jjigae (Soft Tofu Hotpot)

Soonduboo Jjigae (Soft Tofu Hotpot)

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Soonduboo jjigae is another favourite amongst Koreans. It is a tofu stew loaded with flavour and taste. It is a easy to make and can be made in a jiffy.

Cooking Time: < 15mins
Serves: 2
Total time: 30mins - 60mins
Course: Main
Cook Method: Boil
Cuisine: Korean
Ingredients

300g soft tofu
2- 3 tbsp pork mince or finely diced pork belly
2 cloves garlic (minced)
½ -1 tsp kochugaru (Korean chilli powder)
1 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp chilli oil (optional)
½-1 cup vongole (optional or substitute with peeled prawns or sliced calamari)
¼ onion (diced)
1 green onion (sliced)
½ green chilli (sliced, optional)
1 tsp Korean salted shrimp (optional)
1- 2 tsp fish sauce
2 tsp soy sauce
1 tsp sesame oil
salt (to season)
½ - ¾ cup water

Instructions
  1. Heat olive oil in a saucepan. Cook pork quickly for about 2 mins over medium heat. Add garlic and continue cooking for 10 secs.
  2. Turn heat down to very low and add the chilli powder and chilli oil and cook for 2 mins. Stir well and make sure you don’t burn the chilli powder.
  3. Add water and onion and bring it to a boil. Simmer soup for about 5-7 mins. Put in vongole and cook for about 2-3 mins until shells have opened.
  4. Add the tofu with the rest of other ingredients and bring to a boil. Simmer soup for about 1-2 mins and season with extra salt if necessary.
  5. Your Soonduboo jjigae is ready to be devoured.

N.B
You can add 1 egg yolk to soup towards the end of cooking time, careful not to stir yolk until its set.
Soonduboo jiggae can be enjoyed with pork without the addition of seafood.
Use dookbaegi (Korean claypot) instead of saucepan for authentic Korean presentation.

 

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