Looking for a hearty rich hot soup to warm you up from the inside? Yook Gae Jang will get the job done! It is one of the most popular soul food dishes in Korean cuisine that is also incredibly nutritious. If you are trying to get rid of those early signs that you might be catching a cold, Yook Gae Jang, in all its smoky and spicy broth and healthy ingredients will clear you right up. This soup is no ordinary soup in that it includes plenty of shredded beef as well as a wide assortment of vegetables like scallions, onions, beansprouts, and mushrooms that simmer together to become soft and create a great depth of flavor. It is packed with asian spices such as sesame oil, gochujang, chili powder, perilla seeds, garlic, soy sauce, and black pepper. Its creamy texture pairs perfectly with a bowl of rice and other banchans that are served. It’s a delicious and satisfying meal that’s perfect for cold winter days.
Posted on 1/25/2019