Yukgaejang
 
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Serves: 5-6
Ingredients
  • 700 g beef brisket, thinly shredded
  • 1 cup rehydrated dried gosari, (I used wood ear fungus as an alternative)
  • 1 small packet / 250 g bean sprouts
  • 4 pcs rehydrated dried shiitake mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 6 stalks spring onions + more for garnishing
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 1 small daikon radish, sliced
  • 1 litre beef stock
  • 1 litre water
  • 2 tbsp sesame oil
  • 2 tbsp gochugaru, adjust amount to the level of spiciness you want
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tsp Fermented soybean paste
  • 1 tsp gochujang
  • salt
  • freshly ground black pepper
Instructions
  1. In a pot add the sesame oil then cook the gochugaru in low heat until fragrant.
  2. Add the garlic and onions. Stir fry for a minute.
  3. Add the beef then lightly brown on all sides.
  4. Pour the beef stock and water then add the gosari or wood ear fungus, shiitake mushrooms, soy sauce, Fermented soybean paste and gochujang, bring to a boil skimming off the scum that rises to the top then simmer for 1 hour.
  5. Add the radish then simmer for 45 minutes.
  6. Add the bean sprouts and spring onions then simmer for 5 more minutes.
  7. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper, turn heat off then serve.
Recipe by Ang Sarap (A Tagalog word for "It's Delicious") at https://www.angsarap.net/2016/01/26/yukgaejang/