Maangchi's Recipes

Dutch Meatballs With Endive Mash

Everybody loves the classic Italian Meatballs and the Swedish meatballs but have you ever tried the Dutch meatball? Gehaktbal or the almighty Dutch Meatball is one of the national foods of Holland. It's so important to the Dutch that they have a designated... - 121.481

Thai Som Tam Salad

The famous Thai Som Tam Salad gets revamped in an English kitchen. Watch this video to see how you can improvise on regional dishes if you can't find the right ingredients. This salad is as good as a traditional one. Try it, it's delightful! - 96.9078

Popcorn Chicken Gizzards

If you have liked offals dishes before, then you will definitely fall in love with this Fried Popcorn Chicken Gizzards recipe. Have a look at this video to see how Mangchi charmed her Kiwi friends with this crunchy flavor balls. The sesame mayo did some trick... - 136.666

Asian Fluffy Hot Steamed Eggs

If you love Pan-Asian food, then you will definitely enjoy this dish. To me it is more of a breakfast essential, and also love the pungency of the fish sauce going in there. It is healthy and one can have it almost everyday. Enjoy this video from Maangchi! - 121.06

Spicy Mapo Tofu

Are you looking for a unique tofu and chicken recipe? Why not prepare this amazing spicy tofu recipe that would surely impress your guests. See this video that shares an interesting meal idea and would also inspire you to get into your kitchen with new zest.... - 136.316


Maangchi has got a very simple to make rice dish Kongnamulbap or soybean sprout bibimbap using soybean sprouts and a little meat. Vegetarians can easily replace meat with mushrooms and enjoy the recipe. She cooks rice, seasoned meat and soybean all together.... - 134.549


If chicken is your favorite food and you love to experiment with them, then try something Korean with you chicken. Maangchi is showing the Korean way of preparing chicken using different kinds of soy sauce. Her step by step instructions is easy to follow and... - 88.2975


Maangchi is making Kimchi with cubed radish or Kkakdugi. One may get scared with the name of the dish but it’s very simple and with Maangchi it’s fun to try out new recipes. Kkakdugi is like pickle, its sweet, sour and hot. Serve with soybean sprout soup... - 130.279


Maangchi is making a delicious Korean fish recipe, Godeungeojorim with mackerel and radish in Korean seasoning. The seasoning is just a combination of few simple ingredients which every kitchen has. She make it in a pot and that is required is setting time... - 100.522


Want a mildly spicy Korean side dish for lunch? Try, Kkwarigochujjim or Korean Steamed shishito peppers, its looks absolutely mouth-watering and ideal for everyone. Maangchi is preparing shishito peppers in Korean style with a touch of sweet honey and hot... - 138.312

Korean Seasoned Seaweed

If you have never tried seaweeds, then watch this side dish recipe by Maangchi. She is making a super easy side dish by seasoning seaweed with garlic and spring onions. The flavorful seaweed mixed with seasonings and oil produce a very aromatic dish. A must... - 124.285

Korean Sweet Manju Pastry

How about a Korean Dessert after a Korean meal? Try Maangchi's sweet manju pastry that can even be served as snack. This Korean pastry is protein rich with the lima beans filling and looks delicious with the sesame seed on top. Her step by step instructions... - 136.496

Korean Pollock Fish Pancakes

Maangchi has yet another delicious pancake recipe using frozen pollock. She makes Korean Pollock Fish Pancake with great ease and simplicity but the pancake looks absolutely mouth-watering or rather irresistible. Those who want lavish breakfast for stomach... - 136.787

Korean Green Onion Pancake

Maangchi goes hunting for wild green onions and makes delicious pancakes in Korean style. It’s a great idea to get your own fresh greens from the wild and cooking them in the kitchen. The recipe is pretty simple and with the green onions, the brown pancake... - 88.4492

Korean Mugwort Soup And Mugwort Rice Cake

Maangchi is making two springtime recipes using mugwort. She makes the mugwort soup deliciously with clams, anchovies and many spices. And the mugwort rice cake she makes is super easy to prepare. Mugwort is a herb and its flavor in soup and cake is sure to... - 143.734

Korean Green Chili Pancake

How about some pancake dishes with a touch of Mexican cuisine? Maangchi is in Mexico city and she is makes two varieties of pancakes. One is countryside Korean green chili pancake and another version in Mexican style with chicken topping. Well, everyone can... - 82.2454


Do you like raw fish? Well, then this mulhoe recipe by Maangchi is for you. She is preparing this cold raw fish soup in Mexico with the freshest of fish. The vegetables, spicy, sweet and sour ingredients makes a very delicious refreshing raw fish soup. If you... - 121.552

Emergency Kimchi

I’m showing you a method I developed to make kimchi simply and easily. It’s faster and easier because I skip the porridge-making step, I use common cabbage instead of napa cabbage, and I don’t use oysters or fermented squid. - 106.266

Korean Fried Chicken

GETTING READY 1. In a bowl, put the chicken and sprinkle it with salt and pepper and mix well. 2. In a wok, preheat the oil for about 7 to 8 minutes. 3. Add in the potato starch plain flour, rice flour, egg and baking soda, and mix well. MAKING 4. Put the... - 109.576

Sauteed Aster Scaber

How about a nutritious dish from Korea? Chef is making a traditional Korean dish using some dry mountain greens. These dried leaves may not look edible or look edible but as we watch the chef making them, the dish becomes appetizing. Her instructions are very... - 121.309

Crunchy Sweet Potato Fries And Korean Matang

Maangchi shows two recipes in one video using sweet potato. The first recipe is a snack, crunchy deep fried sweet potato and the other is candied sweet potato or deep fried Korean potatoes coated with sugar syrup. These crunchy munchies are so simple and easy... - 117.825

Korean Ox Bone Soup

Want to make your ox bone soup really interesting? Then, follow Maangchi on her video to making Korean ox bone soup in Korean style with radish. She adds some beef to the soup to make the soup meaty and filling. The soup is slow cooked to bring out all the... - 128.157

Classic Fermented Squid

Maangchi has yet another traditional fermented dish, Korean fermented squid. Loke kimchi, this dish is also full of spicy to make your mouth water. So, next time you get a good bargain on squids try this recipe and enjoy it for a long time. Its amazing to see... - 103.907


Maangchi has come up with a recipe that would cheer up vegetarian foodies. In this video she is making Yubuchobap, which is stir fried rice stuffed tofu. Whether you want to pack a quick lunch for office or take a Korean food for your next picnic, this recipe... - 125.051

Maangchi's Collar Greens

Maangchi finds collard greens very tempting and she cooks them in Korean style as there is no proper recipe for it in her cuisine. She is making two versions, first with dried anchovies and minced garlic and the second one with cashew nuts, olive oil and... - 70.4172

Korean Radish Salad

How about a quick Korean salad to go with your Korean meal? All you need to learn for this dish is how to julienne vegetables and Maangchi will teach you the same in her Korean radish salad recipe video. It sweet, sour and spicy enough to please everyone. I... - 133.361

Korean Grilled Mackerel

Maangchi is grilling mackerel in two ways, one on the pan and other in the oven, so everyone can follow her recipe. If you have a mackerel and don’t want to sweat in the kitchen, then this recipe is for you. Along with the cooking method and recipe, she... - 124.739

Korean Bbq Beef Short Ribs

This festive season try your bbq beef short ribs in Korean style. Maangchi is making a totally different marinating sauce with onion, garlic and ginger. It’s pretty simple and can be marinated well in advance and barbequing takes only few minutes.... - 120.213


Want something delicious to cure your hangover? Bugeoguk is a Korean hangover soup, easy to make and extremely delicious. Maangchi shows each and every step clearly and also shows how to calculate ingredients for each serving. It’s interesting to watch her... - 123.814

Korean Sauteed Sea Plant

If you have ever tried and liked sea plant dishes, then Korean Sautéed Sea Plant will win your heart. Maangchi is making it simply using garlic for flavor. Strings of artificial crab meat in the green sea plant gives the dish a visually appealing look.... - 126.452


Maangchi has a very unique Korean recipe in this video, its Pasanjeok or skewered pancake with beef, onion, asparagus and carrots. The dish looks very yummy and its interesting to watch Maangchi cut the vegetables into equal lengths and prepare it with great... - 130.046

Korean Ojingeochae Muchim

Want a Korean side dish for office lunch? Maangchi has a super simple dry shredded squid dish Ojingeochae muchim which she makes for her lunch box. All she does is tosses the dried squid in a sweet, spicy and shiny paste. Give it a try when you have almost no... - 123.157

Korean Kimchi

If you want to want to prepare kimchi at home, then check out this video, that is a simple step by step guide for making Kimchi. Hopefully you will be willing to try this recipe at home and enjoy some real korean kimchi with your family and friends. - 86.6959


This Christmas try some Korean ginger cookie or Maejakgwa to surprise your friends. Maangchi has a traditional cookie recipe with ginger and cinnamon for flavors and pine nuts for extra crunch. She is using a food processor for easy dough preparation and... - 141.217

Butternut Squash Pancake And Zucchini Pancake

Maangchi makes some quick and easy pancakes with butternut squash and zucchini. Both the recipes are vegan but everyone can try for they are delicious and full of veggies. Definitely both thumbs up to start a busy day with something as healthy as these... - 127.932

Korean Sujebi

Want to try your hands on making your own noodles? Maangchi has Korean sujebi which requires making noodles from scratch and these are torn with hands. These hand torn noodles are cooked in a garlicky broth flavored with kelp leaves. As always, Maangchi is... - 133.851

Kkaennip Kimchi And Kkaennip Jangajji

If you have grown perilla leaves in your garden, then the best thing to do with it is make kimchi and pickle. Maangchi shows the Korean way of preserving these nutritious leaves to be enjoyed all year through. She is showing two ways so its up to you to pick... - 109.028


Want to pack a Korean dish for office? Maangchi has a very delicious recipe using beef, called Jangjorim cooked with beef and mildly spicy Korean chilies. The cooking process is also very interesting with whole eggs half boiled in chilli stock. They are then... - 107.261

Soy Milk Noodle Soup ("kongguksu")

Kongguksu is a popular summer dish made with soybean broth and noodles. I’m very excited to introduce this easy recipe to all of you! - 112.632

Samgak Kimbap

Maangchi is making a very popular Japanese food Samgak kimbap, stuffed rice cake in laver sheets. She shows how to make them easily at home using a triangular box. The only special ingredient needed is laver sheet which can be found in Asian stores. She is... - 76.4463

Korean Broccoli Pickle

If you like pickles then here is a Korean way of pickling broccoli. Maangchi's broccoli pickle recipe is so easy to make and looks mouth watering. Watching her cook and prepare the dish is so much fun and the background music is like icing to the cake. She... - 108.796


If you are looking for a easy and satisfying main course Korean dish, try Maangchi's Gamjatang or Korean pork bone soup. She is making this delicious full meal with about a little chopping and preparation, rest of the cooking is taken care by the low flames... - 118.45


How about a beautiful looking Korean dessert? Well, its spring time and Maangchi is therefore making a dish using edible flowers. It’s very traditional to Korean cuisine and they are so colorful with the colored flowers on top of the pancake. A little... - 108.809

Korean Spicy Fish Cake

How about a Korean side dish in a jiffy? Well, watch the video for Maangchi's Korean Spicy fish cake, it will make you drool for sure. A few stirs in the pan and crispy fish cakes with spices is ready to enjoy. A must try dish after a long day at work. - 109.011

Korean Soybean Sprout Soup

Soybean sprouts are healthy and delicious, so why not try making a soup that is as delicious and healthy as the sprouts itself. Maangchi is showing two versions of this soup, so it’s up to you to choose either the spicy or the not so spicy one. It’s a no... - 110.961

Abalone Porridge

Want a Korean comfort dish? Maangchi is making a Korean porridge using abalone. This recipe of hers can be used for making different other varieties of porridge by simply replacing abalone with other seafood of your choice. She makes it incredibly easily with... - 116.212


A Korean traditional drink and a meal goes hand in hand. After showing some incredible Korean main dishes, Maangchi has come up with a traditional Korean rice drink using barley malt powder. With her step by step instructions one can make the drink easily and... - 94.7421


Maangchi makes a Korean traditional soup served during the New Year. The rice cake and dried sea plant she is using in the recipe can be bought from any Korean store. She explains every nitty gritty of the cooking process including when to add meat and when... - 83.4712

Korean Cooked Radish

Frustrated to see all the Korean meat recipes? Maangchi has a vegetarian side dish using radish. Just a few ingredients and a few stirs in the pan for a simple Korean dish. Definitely a must try for a light lunch. - 96.4056

Pan Fried Avocado With Ginkgo Nut Skewers

Maangchi is preparing a dish which is her own creation, Pan fried avocado with ginkgo nut skewers. This is a great appetizer with an Asian touch using ginkgo nuts on skewers. The dish looks absolutely amazing and Maangchi put it together so simply in about... - 94.8565


Want your beef with a Asian twist? Try Maangchi's Tangsuyuk, its sweet and sour crispy beef strips. Its amazing to watch her cook even the Chinese dishes with great confidence. The sauce is the most delicious with apples, pineapples and sugar for a very... - 107.957


On viewers request, Maangchi makes Jjamppong or Korean spicy seafood noodle soup using squid, shrimps and mussels. She makes two versions, spicy who have strong taste buds and non spicy for the light hearted. Both the recipes require the same ingredients,... - 96.0568

Eggplant Side Dish (gaji Namul)

Gaji namul is a side dish made with eggplants. It's a very traditional Korean vegetarian dish. Hope you like it! - 98.7366

Butternut Squash Porridge (hobakjuk)

Many people think the Korean word hobak (호박) means pumpkin, but it actually means squash. A pumpkin is really a kind of squash. So in Korea, we make this recipe with pumpkins. But here in the West I can’t easily find the kind of pumpkin Koreans use for... - 115.98

Spicy Fish Soup (maeuntang)

Maangchi is making a traditional hot and spicy fish soup, Maeuntang. There are a few interesting Korean ingredients like water dropwort and edible chrysanthemum which give a very unique flavor to the fish. If you don’t have them ready, going for shopping... - 111.949

Beef Short Ribs (galbijjim)

Maangchi is showing a traditional Korean dish that is served on special occasions. Beef short ribs slow cooked in soy sauce based broth can make one drool. Maangchi has shown the cooking process very well but she has missed out on the recipe for the cooking... - 97.2806

Rice Cake For Chuseok (songpyeon)

How about some sweet dish or dessert from Korean cuisine? Maangchi is making a festive dish, Songpyeon or sweet balls with two types of filling, one with sesame seed powder and another with mung bean. Pine needles is a very interesting ingredient used to... - 111.034

Raw Fish With Rice And Vegetables (hoedeopbap)

Hoedeopbap is one of my all-time favorite dishes, so I’m happy to show you how to make it. It’s made with raw fish, rice, and a spicy seasoning sauce – it’s cool and soft and melting in your mouth, and fresh and spicy. The key to this dish is to make... - 98.6305

Cold Cucumber Soup (oi Naengguk)

Oi naengguk is another simple but popular Korean side dish, perfect for summer. I have made so many different kinds of naengguk (cold soup) using different vegetables, but this is my most favorite recipe. The seasoning in this recipe could be changed a little... - 89.2021

Egg Side Dishes

“Gyeranmalyee” (rolled omelette) and “gyeranjjim” (steamed egg) are very basic Korean egg side dishes. Gyeranmalyee is usually used as a side dish for school lunch boxes. - 93.2039

Stirfried Dried Anchovy Side Dishes (myulchi Bokkeum)

The sundried anchovy side dish is one of the basic Korean sidedishes, usually eaten with a bowl of rice. This is really low calorie and high calcium so Korean parents regularly prepare it for their children. When I was going to school, this was one of the... - 117.389

Cold Noodles (naengmyeon)

Naengmyeon (cold buckwheat noodles) is really popular in Korean and is so delicious. In this video I'm going to show you how to make 2 kinds of naengmyeon: mul naengmyeon (soup-based naengmyeon) and bibim naengmyeonis (hot spicy naengmyeon). - 92.91

Yeolmu Kimchi

Yeolmu mul kimchi (young summer radish water kimchi) is a popular summertime dish in Korea. It's not too spicy, very cool, and refreshing. - 88.3507

Making Mandu (korean Dumplings)

How to make Korean mandu (dumplings) and mandu guk (dumpling soup). - 86.9224


Su jung gwa is a Korean traditional beverage made with dried persimmons, ginger, cinnamon and sugar. It tastes sweet and a little spicy and when you serve this you usually sprinkle some pine nuts on it. You can drink this as a dessert. - 95.0426

Potato Side Dishes

Here are 2 kind of side dishes ("gamja jorim" and "gamja chae bokkeum") using potatoes. Many Koreans prepare these for their children as part of their school lunch menus. - 95.6558

Sweet And Crispy Chicken Wings ("dak Kang Jung")

Dak kang jung is another popular traditional Korean dish and is usually made with chunks of chicken from a whole chicken. But I'm using chicken wings with the same recipe. Each chicken wing is coated with a sweet and crispy sauce, it's really mouthwatering. - 96.1957

How To Make Traditional Korean Rice Cake (gyung Dan)

There are many different kinds of rice cake, but I'm going to introduce gyung dan to you. On special occasions, the first thing my mom and grandmother did was to prepare rice cake, so this is what I'm going to show you. - 89.1395

Spicy Tofu Stew

Cold weather calls for some hot and spicy stew for a cozy comfort feeling. Watch this impressive video that displays a super simple spicy tofu stew recipe. The stew would turn out to be absolutely appealing and truely irresistible. Check it out..... - 94.6743

Kong Jang

Want to try a vegetarian Korean dish? Maangchi shows a soybean side dish recipe for her vegetarian friends. Boiling is the only way of cooking this, so soak dried soy beans and boil them with a few ingredients. Definitely a must try dish for anyone who wants... - 95.8814

Korean Cucumber Kimchi With Radish And Beef Soup

Want to enjoy a Korean meal at home with a few ingredients from your kitchen? Well, Maangchi has an easy menu Korean cucumber kimchi with radish and beef soup, it’s easy and simple to make. Crunchy cucumber kimchi with piping hot radish and beef soup is so... - 86.2093

Korean Bibimbap

Mixed rice with vegetables is eaten all over the world but how about some rice with vegetables in Korean style. Maangchi is showing the Korean way of rice and vegetables. She is using a lot of different vegetables and Korean ferns Kosari. The final dish looks... - 96.5318

Miyuk Guk

Maangchi is making Miyuk Guk or sea plant soup that is especially made on birthdays in Korea. It’s also enjoyed all through the year as its extremely delicious. So, being a Korean you should be serving this to you children on their birthday. But if you are... - 87.8944

Kimchi Chigae

If you love Korean food, then here is a Korean stew recipe using your favorite kimchi. Maangchi is showing an easy yet delicious kimchi stew recipe. Anyone and everyone on earth can cook this recipe, it’s that simple. Definitely a must try dish for the... - 92.1157

Yuk Gae Jang

Winter is on the bend and as the mercury level dips, there is need for something hot and spicy to keep going. Maangchi is therefore making Korean soup that will prepare everyone for the cold weather. She is simmering Yuk gae jang in her kitchen with a few... - 95.7636


Maangchi is making Samgyetang or ginseng chicken soup using few simple ingredients found all over the earth. The dish derives all it’s flavors from the whole garlic cloves while boiling the chicken. This is also a healthy soup according to Koreans.... - 85.5782

Spinach Korean Side Dish (si Geum Chi Na Mool)

This spinach dish called "Si geum Chi na mool" is one of side dishes that koreans eat with rice. It'll be good recipe for vegetarians. - 36.9129


Dukbokki is Korean hot and spicy rice cake by Maangchi. She made this on popular demand, so she applies the simplest way of preparation for everyone to understand. Just a few simple ingredients and of course a slab of rice cake from the Korean grocery store... - 82.5


Almost all Koreans love this food. Rolled rice in black sea plant looking like paper with colorful and nutritious ingredients is very simple, convenient, and well balanced diet. I can say its Korean version of sandwich. Just like sandwich, you can put your... - 23.3006

Korean Style Vegetable And Seafood Pancake

Pancakes make easy and filling breakfast. So, here there is another convenient pancake recipe by Maangchi using vegetables and seafood. She makes it with great simplicity for everyone to follow. Whether you want a quick breakfast for elders or for the kids,... - 77.533

Korean Jja Jang Myun

Want a little twist in your noodles? Try Korean jja jang myun or black noodles or noodles in black sauce. Maangchi has this very traditional Korean noodle dish that requires pork, black bean paste and some vegetables in addition to noodles. A few stirs in the... - 86.1268


Want a delicious noodle recipe from Korean cuisine? Maangchi shows the recipe for Japchae or Korean stir fried noodles and vegetables with great interest for all her viewers. One by one she prepares the vegetables in a pan and adds them to the noodles. Looks... - 91.7564

Korean Grilled Beef

Korean style grilled beef is served with green onion salad, a mixture of bean paste and hot pepper paste called “Ssam Jaang”. You wrap it all up into a leaf of lettuce and pop it into your mouth. You can dip some pieces of cucumber and carrot into the... - 106.213

Kimchi And Kaktdugi

What could be a better way of learning kimchi than from a Korean chef like Maangchi? Maangchi makes two varieties of kimchi, the original using long white-colored cabbage and another with radish. She makes both with the same seasonings, so its pretty simple... - 91.2583

Cooking Bulgogi And Bulgogi Stew

How about a traditional Korean meal in less in half an hour for the entire family? Well, Maangchi has something very delicious called Bulgogi Jungol made with marinated beef. The marinade recipe looks absolutely delicious with garlic, pear and soy sauce. The... - 94.5217

Cod Pancake (daegujeon)

Want a healthy and low fat finger food in less than ten minutes? Maangchi is making Korean breaded cod filets with batter and eggs. She is using very little oil for cooking and yet it is very tasty. A little chilli adds zing to the fillets. If you want to... - 94.8295

Doenjang Jjigae (korean Soybean Paste Stew)

Want a very traditional Korean tofu dish then you got to try Maangchi's Tofu stew with mixed greens salad. Tofu cooked in a stew containing anchovies and shrimp is delicious. When served with Korean mixed green salad, it makes a perfect meal. Just follow... - 99.2757

Stir-fried Squid Dish

Why do you have to cook squid in the same style all the time? Try Stir-fried squid with Korean seasonings with the help of Maangchi. She is stir frying squid with veggies and Korean seasoning in less than ten minutes. She even shows an easy way of preparing... - 91.2712